VHA Community Living Center


The intent is to account for Veterans Health Care spending and display the spending by Veteran residence.

General information about this opportunity
Last Known Status
Program Number
Federal Agency/Office
Department of Veterans Affairs
Type(s) of Assistance Offered
C - Direct Payments For Specified Use
Program Accomplishments
Not applicable.
Caregivers and Veterans Omnibus Health Services Act of 2010, Public Law 111-163
Who is eligible to apply/benefit from this assistance?
Applicant Eligibility
Nursing Home care in VHA Community Living Centers provided to Veterans.
Beneficiary Eligibility
38 USC 1705: patient enrollment system Text contains those laws in effect on December 1, 2013 From Title 38-VETERANS' BENEFITS PART II-GENERAL BENEFITS CHAPTER 17-HOSPITAL, NURSING HOME, DOMICILIARY, AND MEDICAL CARE SUBCHAPTER I-GENERAL SS1705. Management of health care: patient enrollment system (a) In managing the provision of hospital care and medical services under section 1710(a) of this title, the Secretary, in accordance with regulations the Secretary shall prescribe, shall establish and operate a system of annual patient enrollment. The Secretary shall manage the enrollment of veterans in accordance with the following priorities, in the order listed: (1) Veterans with service-connected disabilities rated 50 percent or greater. (2) Veterans with service-connected disabilities rated 30 percent or 40 percent. (3) Veterans who are former prisoners of war or who were awarded the Purple Heart, veterans who were awarded the medal of honor under section 3741, 6241, or 8741 of title 10 or section 491 of title 14, veterans with service-connected disabilities rated 10 percent or 20 percent, and veterans described in subparagraphs (B) and (C) of section 1710(a)(2) of this title. (4) Veterans who are in receipt of increased pension based on a need of regular aid and attendance or by reason of being permanently housebound and other veterans who are catastrophically disabled. (5) Veterans not covered by paragraphs (1) through (4) who are unable to defray the expenses of necessary care as determined under section 1722(a) of this title. (6) All other veterans eligible for hospital care, medical services, and nursing home care under section 1710(a)(2) of this title.
Not applicable.
What is the process for applying and being award this assistance?
Pre-Application Procedure
Preapplication coordination is not applicable.
Application Procedure
2 CFR 200, Uniform Administrative Requirements, Cost Principles, and Audit Requirements for Federal Awards applies to this program. Veterans are eligible for services under Title 38 USC 1705: Management of health care: patient enrollment system.
Award Procedure
VHA Office of Policy and Planning (10P1A) identifies beneficiaries. The Decision Support System (DSS) Managerial Cost Accounting System identifies the costs of the relevant services to specific patients. VHA Allocation Resource Center (10A3B) merges the patient costs and the beneficiaries.
Not applicable.
Approval/Disapproval Decision Time
Not applicable.
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Not applicable.
How are proposals selected?
Not applicable.
How may assistance be used?
All services provided to eligible recipients for VHA Nursing Home Sevices. This includes both short and long stay care for veterans in a VHA community living center.
What are the requirements after being awarded this opportunity?
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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
Services provided during the Fiscal Year. Method of awarding/releasing assistance: Lump.
Who do I contact about this opportunity?
Regional or Local Office
Stephen Kendall, Director Allocation Resource Center; 100 Grandview Rd Suite 114 Braintree, MA 02184; (781) 849-1837 fax (781)849-0306; email Stephen.kendall@va.gov
Headquarters Office
Michelle Staton
100 Grandview Road, Suite 114
Braintree, MA 02184 US
Phone: 781-849-1837
Fax: 781-849-0306
Website Address
Financial Information
Account Identification
(Direct Payments for Specified Use) FY 13 Estimate Not Available FY 15 Estimate Not Available FY 14 Estimate Not Available - The costs will be obligations. The majority of funds come from the Medical Services Appropriation (0160), however the Medical Support and Compliance (0152), Medical Facilities (0162) appropriations will count as well as the Federal Health Care Center (0169) appropriation where appropriate.
Range and Average of Financial Assistance
According to the cost of the services.
Regulations, Guidelines and Literature
Not applicable.
Examples of Funded Projects
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