This grant supports the National Academy for State Health Policy (NASHP) in establishing a permanent and sustainable model for the State Health Exchange Leadership Network and overseeing the Network. NASHP's goal is to strengthen participation of all states representing all exchange models, enhance peer-to-peer learning, and facilitate connections between the exchanges and federal officials. As deliverables, NASHP will: (1) strengthen participation of all 50 states and the District of Columbia in the Network; (2) design and oversee activities to enable the Network to improve the quality and effectiveness of exchanges; (3) transition the Network by 2015 to a funding model sustained by state dues; (4) establish and staff a Network steering committee; (5) provide technical assistance to the Network; and (6) serve as a liaison to federal officials, policy experts, researchers, and other resources.
Amount Awarded $324,691.00
Awarded on: 12/17/2012
Time frame: 1/1/2013 - 12/31/2014
Grant Number: 70570