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Integrated Behavioral Health Services (IBHS) Supplemental Funding
Application Deadline: May 13, 2019
Bureau of Primary Health Care (BPHC)
Offers supplemental funding to existing Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) Health Center Program (H80) operational grant award recipients, also known as health centers, to support the expansion of integrated behavioral health services. Increases access to high quality services for the prevention and treatment of mental health conditions, substance use disorders (SUDs), including opioid use disorders (OUD), and co-occurring physical conditions.
Program outcomes include
- Increasing new and/or existing patients receiving SUD and/or mental health services as reported in the 2020 Uniform Data System (UDS) report
- Adding at least 0.5 SUD and/or mental health service personnel full-time equivalent (FTE) within 8 months of award
Activities supported by the program include:
- Workforce expansion
- Professional development and training
- Clinical workflow and practice transformation
- Opioid prevention
- Pain management
- Enhancing telehealth and health information technologies
- Strengthening community partnerships, outreach, and integration
For examples of purchases and other uses of program funding, see Appendix A of the supplemental funding guidance.
Amount of Funding
Award ceiling: $145,000 per year
Project period: 1 year
Estimated number of awards: 1,375
Estimated total program funding: $200,000,000
Who Can Apply
Organizations currently receiving HRSA Health Center Program operational grant (H80) funding are eligible to apply.
What This Program Funds
Capacity Building • Equipment • New Program • Operating Costs and Staffing • Training Providers
Application instructions, requirements, and other information about the online application process are available in the supplemental funding guidance.
For programmatic or technical
IBHS Technical Assistance Team
For grants management or budget
Mona D. Thompson
Examples of past awards communities have received are described on the program website.
Rural communities that have received funding include:
- Benewah Medical Center in Plummer, Idaho
- Access Family Health Services in Smithville, Mississippi
- Rural Health Care, Inc. in Fort Pierre, South Dakota
- Wayne Memorial Community Health Centers in Honesdale, Pennsylvania
- Native Village of Eyak in Cordova, Alaska
- Hidalgo Medical Services in Lordsburg, New Mexico
Topics This Program Addresses
Community Planning and Coalition Building • Education and Training • Healthcare Facilities • Healthcare Workforce • Mental Health • Opioids • Substance Use Disorder • Teleservices and Technology • Treatment