Affordable Care Act Program for Early Detection of Certain Medical Conditions Related to Environmental Health Hazards

 

The overall goals of this program are for Early Detection of Certain Medical Conditions Related to Environmental Health Hazards.

General information about this opportunity
Last Known Status
Active
Program Number
93.534
Federal Agency/Office
Centers For Disease Control and Prevention, Department of Health and Human Services
Type(s) of Assistance Offered
B - Project Grants
Program Accomplishments
Not applicable.
Authorization
Affordable Care Act (ACA) Section 10323(b) amends Title XX of the Social Security Act (42 U.S.C. 1397 et seq.) to establish a “Program for Early Detection of Certain Medical Conditions Related to Environmental Health Hazards.” (Section 2009 of the Social Security Act, as amended) (42 U.S.C. 1397h).
Who is eligible to apply/benefit from this assistance?
Applicant Eligibility
Eligibility as defined by the authorizing legislation. o A hospital or community health center. o A Federally qualified health center. o A facility of the Indian Health Service. o A National Cancer Institute-designated cancer center. o An agency of any State or local government. o A nonprofit organization.
Beneficiary Eligibility
Eligibility as defined by the authorizing legislation. o A hospital or community health center. o A Federally qualified health center. o A facility of the Indian Health Service. o A National Cancer Institute-designated cancer center. o An agency of any State or local government. o A nonprofit organization.
Credentials/Documentation
Applicants must document the need for assistance, state the objectives of the project, outline the method of operation, describe the evaluation procedures and provide a budget justification for funds requested. Costs for nonprofit recipients will be determined in accordance with HHS Regulations, 45 CFR Part 74, Institutions of Higher Education, Other non-profits and Community Organizations and Hospitals also 45 CFR part 92, State, Local and Tribal Governments.
What is the process for applying and being award this assistance?
Pre-Application Procedure
Preapplication coordination is required. This program is eligible for coverage under E.O. 12372, "Intergovernmental Review of Federal Programs." An applicant should consult the office or official designated as the single point of contact in his or her State for more information on the process the State requires to be followed in applying for assistance, if the State has selected the program for review. n/a
Application Procedure
This program is excluded from coverage under 2 CFR 200, Uniform Administrative Requirements, Cost Principles, and Audit Requirements for Federal Awards.
Award Procedure
An objective review panel will evaluate complete and responsive applications according to the evaluation criteria listed in funding opportunity announcement. Successful applicants will receive a Notice of Award (NOA) from the CDC Procurement and Grants Office. The NOA shall be the only binding, authorizing document between the recipient and ATSDR. The NOA will be signed by an authorized Grants Management Officer, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), acting as agent for ATSDR.
Deadlines
Contact the headquarters or regional location, as appropriate for application deadlines
Approval/Disapproval Decision Time
From 60 to 90 days.
Appeals
Not applicable.
Renewals
From 90 to 120 days. Renewals will be based upon the availability of funding and satisfactory programmatic progress. Project periods are for 1 to 5 years with 12 month budget periods. Applications must be obtained from Grants Management Officer, Grants Management Branch, Procurement and Grants Office, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, acting as agent for ATSDR. Telephone: (770) 488-2700.
How are proposals selected?
Additional criteria will be listed in individual funding opportunity announcements.
How may assistance be used?
This program provides screening, health education, and outreach services for residents of a geographic area subject to declared public health emergencies under the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act (CERCLA)
What are the requirements after being awarded this opportunity?
Reporting
Performance Reports: May be requested on a quarterly basis.
Auditing
Not applicable.
Records
Detailed and accurate records of travel expenditures, personnel hours and all other costs will be retained for ten years in accordance with HHS "Superfund Financial Management and Recordkeeping Guidance for Federal Agencies." Such documents may be required to provide the basis of cost recovery actions or other litigation. Additionally, this documentation must be available for audit or verification upon the request of the Inspector General. Financial records, supporting documents, statistical records, and all other records pertinent to the grant program must be kept readily available for review by personnel authorized to examine PHS grant accounts. Financial records, supporting documentation, statistical records, and all other records pertinent to an award shall be retained for a minimum of 10 years, or until completion and resolution of any audit in process or pending resolution. In all cases records must be retained until resolution of any audit questions. Property records must be retained in accordance with 45 CFR 92.42 requirements.
Other Assistance Considerations
Formula and Matching Requirements
Statutory formula is not applicable to this assistance listing.

Matching requirements are not applicable to this assistance listing.

MOE requirements are not applicable to this assistance listing.
Length and Time Phasing of Assistance
Project periods are for 1 to 5 years with 12-month budget periods. Method of awarding/releasing assistance: Lump.
Who do I contact about this opportunity?
Regional or Local Office
None/Not specified.
Headquarters Office
Robert Renolds
4770 Buford Hwy NE
MS-F45
Atlanta, GA 30341 US
vio0@cdc.gov
Phone: 7704880563
Financial Information
Account Identification
75-0944-0-1-551
Obligations
(Cooperative Agreements) FY 18$2,499,999.00; FY 19 est $2,499,969.00; FY 20 est $2,499,969.00; FY 16$2,499,995.00; FY 17 est $2,499,999.00; - Sharon Cassell entered obligations for Lisa Burns on 8/17/2015.(Cooperative Agreements) FY 18$2,499,999.00; FY 19 est $2,499,969.00; FY 20 est $2,499,969.00; -
Range and Average of Financial Assistance
Expected: $2,000,000 - 3,000,000
Regulations, Guidelines and Literature
Code of Federal Regulations 45 CFR Part 74 and 45 CFR Part 92.
Examples of Funded Projects
Not applicable.

 



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