The Foundation's program, Strengthening the Patient-Provider Relationship in a Changing Health Care Environment, was designed to support research and convening activities that examine the patient-provider relationship under the growing influence of managed care.This grant supports technical assistance and direction for this Foundation program. The National Program Office (NPO), in conjunction with Foundation staff and the National Advisory Committee will provide technical assistance to both the solicited and unsolicited proposals to be funded under the research component of this initiative. In addition, the NPO will organize convening activities and serve as a clearinghouse for innovative strategies and state and federal policies affecting patients and providers.
Amount Awarded $325,000.00
Awarded on: 8/16/1996
Time frame: 9/1/1996 - 10/31/1997
Grant Number: 29739