Post by Mary Fitzmaurice on Aug 20, 2018 8:46:14 GMT -5
Thank you for your interest in the Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield Foundation Program Grant for Missouri! Please post each of your questions in a new thread so they are easy to search and sort. In most cases, CHI staff will respond to your posting within one business day.
Answers to a few FAQs: - Site is located in St. Louis or Springfield, MO - Site applying must be a clinical practice site providing obstetric care - The practice location is not currently offering CenteringPregnancy care, however it may be an expansion location for a practice that already offers CenteringPregnancy elsewhere - Applications will be accepted beginning on 9/1/18, and the the submission period will close on 10/31/18. Award announcements will occur on or before 11/30/18. - Information Seminars are being scheduled. Attendance at an area Information Seminar is recommended. Dates and information will be announced here and on our website. Number of awards available: 3 awards
Award Details Please note that this is NOT a monetary award. Practices will be granted two years of technical assistance, training and accreditation from CHI. Each award will include:
Two years of technical assistance and support from CHI’s implementation team
Kickoff Day on-site visit from CHI consultant
6-10 seats in a local two-day Centering Basic Facilitation workshop and 6-10 seats in a local one-day Advanced Facilitation workshop for clinical teams
Site Accreditation visit (implementation month 18-24) for quality assurance (must be achieved within the grant period)
The normal retail cost of these services is approximately $30,000. The practice will be responsible for Centering annual site license fees and materials costs.