Communities in Charge: Financing and Delivering Health Care to the Uninsured -- Organization and Planning

The Foundation's program, Communities in Charge: Financing and Delivering Health Care to the Uninsured, was designed for local communities interested in improving access to care for low-income, uninsured individuals by rethinking the organization and financing of local care delivery.The purpose of this project is to challenge local communities to improve access to care for low-income, uninsured individuals by rethinking the organization and financing of local care delivery. The objectives of this project are to: (1) improve access to care for uninsured and underinsured persons; (2) encourage more communities to rethink how they finance and organize safety net services to be more efficient and user friendly; and (3) raise the visibility of the problem of the uninsured.

Grant Details

Amount Awarded $150,000.00

Awarded on: 12/20/1999

Time frame: 1/1/2000 - 12/31/2000

Grant Number: 38268

Grantee

Shands Jacksonville Medical Center Inc.

653 West 8th Street
Jacksonville, FL, 32209-6595

904-244-0411
Website

Bernard M. Cohen
Project Director

904-244-2175
Email

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