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PAR-08-269

Small Research Grant to Improve Health Care Quality through Health Information Technology (IT) (R03)

AHRQ seeks to support health IT-oriented small research grants that will contribute to health care providers’ ability to offer high quality health care and/or to support the use of health IT applications that enable patients and/or family members to be better informed and engaged in managing their health and health care.

Award Funding: Total costs (direct costs and associated indirect costs) are limited to $100,000 over a maximum project period of two years.

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PAR-11-199

Understanding User Needs and Context to Inform Consumer Health Information Technology (IT) Design

This is a Large Research Project (R01) FOA to express AHRQ’s interest in funding research projects that will build a knowledge base of individuals’ personal health information management (PHIM) needs and practices and the design principles related to these activities.

Award Funding: Because the nature and scope of the proposed research will vary from application to application, it is anticipated that the size and duration of each award will also vary.

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PA-12-196

Innovative Health Information Technology for Broad Adoption by Healthcare Systems and Consumers (SBIR) (R44)

This Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) invites Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) applications from small business concerns (SBCs) that propose to develop and disseminate user-centered designs for health information technology (health IT) products that have the potential to 1) prevent or reduce the risk of cancer, 2) facilitate patient-provider communication, and/or 3) improve disease outcomes.

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PAR-13-017

AHRQ Conference Grant Program (R13)

The Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ), announces its interest in supporting conferences through the AHRQ Conference Grant Program. AHRQ seeks to support conferences that help to further its mission to improve the quality, safety, efficiency, and effectiveness of health care for all Americans.

Award Funding: Because the nature and scope of the proposed research will vary from application to application, it is anticipated that the size and duration of each award will also vary.

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PAR-08-269

Exploratory and Developmental Grant to Improve Health Care Quality through Health Information Technology (IT) (R21)

The purpose of this Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) is to support short-term preparatory, pilot or feasibility studies that will inform larger scale real world health IT implementation and use or the conduct of more comprehensive health IT implementation research.

Award Funding: $300,000 for up to two years

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PAR-08-270

Utilizing Health Information Technology (IT) to Improve Health Care Quality (R18)

The purpose of this Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) is to support health information technology (IT) demonstration projects that evaluate factors associated with successful implementation and utilization of health IT in order to improve the quality, safety, effectiveness and efficiency of health care in ambulatory settings and in the transitions between care settings.

Award Funding: 1.2 million over three years and no more than $500,000 per specific year