The Minnesota Department of Health is supporting the integration of emerging professions into the health workforce. This work is part of the State Innovation Model (SIM) project, a joint effort between MDH and the Minnesota Department of Human Services (DHS). For more information on the SIM grant, the Minnesota Accountable Health Model and other health reform activities visit the State Innovation Model Grant website.
Emerging Professions Integration Grant Program
The goal of the Minnesota Emerging Professions Integration Grant Program is to foster the integration of emerging professions into the workforce in roles that support the broad goals of the Minnesota Accountable Health Model related to providing coordinated care, across settings, for complex patients, populations and models of accountable care.
Three rounds of grant funding will be available to support the integration of an emerging professional. Eligible applicants are any type of organization that has the capacity to employ an emerging professional.
Request for Proposals - Round 1
- Request for Proposals (PDF: 403KB/21 pages).
- Frequently Asked Questions (PDF: 123KB/3 pages).
- Application forms
Applications are due June 5, 2014. An informational call will be held Thursday, May 1, 2014, 2:00-3:00 p.m. (call-in number: 1-888-742-5095, passcode: 6353794742).
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