western appalachian kentucky health care access network montgomery county kentucky n.
Download
Skip this Video
Loading SlideShow in 5 Seconds..
Western Appalachian Kentucky Health Care Access Network Montgomery County, Kentucky PowerPoint Presentation
Download Presentation
Western Appalachian Kentucky Health Care Access Network Montgomery County, Kentucky

Loading in 2 Seconds...

play fullscreen
1 / 10

Western Appalachian Kentucky Health Care Access Network Montgomery County, Kentucky - PowerPoint PPT Presentation


  • 196 Views
  • Uploaded on

Western Appalachian Kentucky Health Care Access Network Montgomery County, Kentucky. I Wish I Had Known…: Lessons Learned from Past Outreach Programs ORHP Grantee Partnership Meeting August 31 – September 2, 2009. Background – Our Grant. Community infrastructure

loader
I am the owner, or an agent authorized to act on behalf of the owner, of the copyrighted work described.
capcha
Download Presentation

PowerPoint Slideshow about 'Western Appalachian Kentucky Health Care Access Network Montgomery County, Kentucky' - sullivan-ownes


An Image/Link below is provided (as is) to download presentation

Download Policy: Content on the Website is provided to you AS IS for your information and personal use and may not be sold / licensed / shared on other websites without getting consent from its author.While downloading, if for some reason you are not able to download a presentation, the publisher may have deleted the file from their server.


- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - E N D - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Presentation Transcript
western appalachian kentucky health care access network montgomery county kentucky

Western Appalachian Kentucky Health Care Access NetworkMontgomery County, Kentucky

I Wish I Had Known…: Lessons Learned from Past Outreach Programs

ORHP Grantee Partnership Meeting

August 31 – September 2, 2009

background our grant
Background – Our Grant
  • Community infrastructure
  • Promotoras model for outreach
  • Cultural competency
  • El Puente (The Bridge)
    • Primary medical care
    • Primary dental care
from grant vision to implementation
From grant vision to implementation
  • Is the plan implementable?
  • Do you have the resources - staff?
  • Have you contacted “Best Practice” models?
  • Have you kept your partners and your community “in the loop”?
  • It probably won’t be a “turn key” process (3-6 months)
key word flexibility
Key Word: FLEXIBILITY
  • Stay focused on the work plan and outcomes
  • Work plan adjustments are allowed as long as it meets the desired outcomes – the “feds” are flexible
  • Stay in touch with your project officer
  • Prioritize and re-prioritize – you can’t implement everything at once
  • Prepare early for sustainability – 3 years goes by very quickly!
data data data
Data – Data - Data
  • Begin collecting data immediately – you will have to report on your progress annually.
  • More is better
  • Expected outcomes must be measurable – data must match your goals
evaluation performance review
Evaluation – Performance Review
  • Engage your evaluator immediately
  • Review the HRSA Performance Review process during the first six months of the grant
  • Understanding and anticipating the Performance Review will result in a positive experience
  • Involve your partners in the process
financial oversight
Financial Oversight
  • Track your expenses and review at least monthly
  • Know the requirements and submit HRSA financial reports in a timely manner
  • Keep track of indirects (in-kind)
monitor progress
Monitor Progress
  • Meet regularly with staff to review goals, outcomes, financial parameters
  • Keep partners informed of progress
  • Address challenges and/or barriers when they occur
  • Always evaluate other options
where are we now
Where are we now?
  • Obtained 2nd round of HRSA funding with expanded services
  • Applying for FQHC new start funding
  • Evaluating other grant opportunities
  • Expanding capacity at the local health department to continue services
  • Continuing to work with local providers
contact information
Contact Information
  • Project Director: Jan Chamness, Public Health Director

Montgomery County Health Department

117 Civic Center

Mt. Sterling, KY 40353

Phone: 859-498-3808, Ext. 242

Email: janm.chamness@ky.gov