Request for Proposals: Support for Asthma Programs with Comprehensive Environmental Health Services

Event Date: 
8 November 2017 - 12:00am to 15 January 2018 - 8:00pm
Event Description: 

Technical Assistance for Organizations, Cities, Counties, and States


Request for proposals: Support for asthma programs with comprehensice environmental health services


The Green & Healthy Homes Initiative (GHHI) has received $200,000 in funding for the first year of a three-year grant from the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), the result of a highly competitive open grant competition focused on reducing public exposure to indoor pollutants.


The collaborative project will allow for three simultaneous technical assistance and support activities - business development, reimbursement, and an Asthma Outcome Metrics Working Group - and will allow GHHI to provide support to:


  1. Develop and implement asthma home visiting programs that provide comprehensive environmental health services;
  2. Increase Medicaid funding for these interventions; and
  3. Convene and manage the Asthma Outcome Metrics Working Group to develop Environmental Management & Health Outcomes Metrics (EMHOME) system.


Important dates:

  • November 8, 2017: Business Development RFP and Application Guide released
  1. Business Development RFP
  2. Business Development Application Guide
  3. RFP Application Cover Sheet
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