The Foundation's program, Chronic Care Initiatives in HMOs, was designed to identify, nurture, and evaluate innovations in the delivery of services to chronically ill patients in prepaid managed care organizations.This grant funds technical assistance and direction for the Chronic Care Initiatives in HMOs. Specifically, the grantee will: (1) identify innovations through its ongoing relationships with individual plans and the HMO industry generally; (2) provide technical assistance to promising sites; (3) promote the teaming of HMOs with individuals in the research community; (4) convene meetings of program grantees; and (5) disseminate program results.
Amount Awarded $312,251.00
Awarded on: 10/28/1994
Time frame: 11/1/1994 - 10/31/1995
Grant Number: 21989