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Data as of 07/30/2014

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Wisconsin

$201,085,746 active grants awarded to date to 37 grantees through 89 grants

$62,247,290 awarded grants in FY2014** to 32 grantees through 55 grants

$78,129,758 awarded grants in FY2013 to 36 grantees through 84 grants

Nationwide

$17,237,308,265 active grants awarded to date to 2,790 grantees through 6,106 grants

$6,441,311,136 awarded grants in FY2014** to 2,393 grantees through 4,016 grants

$6,934,669,577 awarded grants in FY2013 to 2,667 grantees through 5,349 grants

Wisconsin Total Affordable Care Act Grants*

$71,357,566 active grants awarded to date to 22 grantees through 31 grants

$14,959,976 awarded grants in FY2014** to 18 grantees through 18 grants

$22,192,095 awarded grants in FY2013 to 20 grantees through 22 grants

Breakdown of HRSA Investments

Primary Care/Health Centers

State total active grants $86,640,281 to 18 grantees, through 23 grants

Nationwide, 1,278 health center grantees operate more than 9,600 clinics and mobile medical vans, providing affordable primary and preventive care on a sliding fee scale to nearly 15 million low-income children and adults.1

Currently in your state there are:

  • 99 health center sites
  • 17 health center grantees

Awarded HRSA Grants:

  • FY2014**: $25,766,334 total funding, to 17 grantees, through 18 grants
  • FY2013: $25,449,976 total funding, to 18 grantees, through 19 grants

Affordable Care Act Funding*

Since 2010, health center grantees in your state have received $46,044,843 under the Affordable Care Act to support ongoing health center operations and to establish new health center sites, expand services, and/or support major capital improvement projects.

Total Active Grants: $51,098,372 to 18 grantees, through 23 grants

Awarded HRSA Grants:

  • FY2014**: $14,662,392 total funding, to 17 grantees, through 17 grants
  • FY2013: $13,551,243 total funding, to 18 grantees, through 19 grants

National Health Service Corps

(State Total $929,878)

As a result of the historic investments through the Affordable Care Act and the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act, the number of clinicians in the National Health Service Corps (NHSC) are at all-time highs with nearly 8,900 Corps clinicians providing care to more than 9.3 million people who live in rural, urban, and frontier communities. The NHSC repays educational loans and provides scholarships to primary care physicians, dentists, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, behavioral health providers, and other primary care providers who practice in areas of the country that have too few health care professionals to serve the people who live there.

Currently in your state 179 clinicians are caring for people who live in areas where health care is hard to find, which are known as Health Professional Shortage Areas (HPSAs).1

  • 59 provide primary medical care
  • 51 provide dental care
  • 69 provide mental health care
  • 99 are working in urban areas
  • 80 are working in rural communities†
  • 47 health care job vacancies are NHSC-eligible

Awards to NHSC Loan Repayors:

  • FY2014**: $929,878
  • FY2013: $3,656,629

Awards to NHSC Scholars:

  • FY2013: $4,117

Health Professions Workforce

State total active grants $26,630,358 to 8 grantees, through 23 grants

Health professions training programs increase access to health care through the development, distribution and retention of a diverse, culturally competent health workforce that can adapt to the population’s changing health care needs and provide the highest quality of care for all. Health professions programs support health professions schools and training programs in medicine, nursing, dentistry and public health. Grant recipients are health professions school and training programs.

Awarded HRSA Grants:

  • FY2014**: $9,317,556 total funding, to 7 grantees, through 11 grants
  • FY2013: $13,329,994 total funding, to 8 grantees, through 28 grants

Affordable Care Act Funding*

Total Active Grants: $1,964,038 to 2 grantees, through 2 grants

Rural Health

State total active grants $5,468,683 to 5 grantees, through 8 grants

More than 60 million people live in rural areas in the U.S. – where health care services are limited. To monitor and improve rural health care, HRSA rural health programs fund community health pilots and demonstrations in rural communities, supports the State Offices of Rural Health in partnership with the State, expand the use of telehealth, support small rural hospitals, fund Black Lung clinics, and fund Radiation Exposure Screening and Education.

Awarded HRSA Grants:

  • FY2014**: $740,880 total funding, to 3 grantees, through 4 grants
  • FY2013: $2,210,791 total funding, to 5 grantees, through 7 grants

Healthcare Systems

State total active grants $2,944,256 to 3 grantees, through 3 grants

Grant programs promote organ donation and poison control centers and help States expand access to affordable health care coverage. Other programs that improve State and local health care include the national systems that:

  • Allocate donated organs for transplantation; 543 residents in Region V received transplants in 2009
  • Match bone marrow donors with recipients
  • Maintain cord blood banks
  • Make discounted drugs available to 314 participating providers in Wisconsin through the 340B program
  • Compensate individuals harmed by vaccines or measures taken to counter pandemics and other threats

Awarded HRSA Grants:

  • FY2013: $300,253 total funding, to 1 grantee, through 1 grant

Shortage Designation

HRSA designates Health Professional Shortage Areas (HPSAs), which are designated based on requests that demonstrate these areas meet the criteria for having too few health professionals to meet the needs of the population. HRSA also designates Medically Underserved Areas (MUAs) and Medically Underserved Populations (MUPs); areas in which there is a shortage of personal health services or include groups of persons who face economic, cultural or linguistic barriers to health care.

HPSAs, MUAs and MUPs are used to determine eligibility for a number of government programs.2

Currently your state contains:

  • 69 Medically Underserved Areas
  • 4 Medically Underserved Populations

Currently your state HPSAs contain:

  • 103 primary medical care
  • 94 dental
  • 102 mental health

Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program

State total active grants $20,890,465 to 6 grantees, through 10 grants

Targeting resources to an array of programs at the State and local levels where they are most needed, the Ryan White HIV/AIDS program, through Part A, B, C, D and F Grants, each year provides medical and support services to more than a half million people who otherwise would be unable to afford care.

Detailed state-level information is available from the HIV/AIDS Bureau (HAB).

Awarded HRSA Grants:

  • FY2014**: $12,163,820 total funding, to 6 grantees, through 7 grants
  • FY2013: $12,813,403 total funding, to 6 grantees, through 10 grants

Maternal and Child Health

State total active grants $58,014,767 to 10 grantees, through 20 grants

The lives of mothers, children and families are improved through grants via the State Maternal and Child Health Title V Block Grant to the States, Home Visiting Formula Grants and through Special Projects of Regional and National significance. The grants provide funding for a variety of programs including services and support to cildren with special health care needs, systems for people with traumatic brain injury, autism research, improvement of emergency medical services systems capacity for treatment of children, newborn screening, family to family health information centers, sickle cell projects, the Healthy Start Program, and the Maternal, Infant and Early Childhood Home Visiting program.

Awarded HRSA Grants:

  • FY2014**: $13,750,984 total funding, to 8 grantees, through 13 grants
  • FY2013: $23,614,943 total funding, to 10 grantees, through 17 grants

Affordable Care Act Funding*

Total Active Grants: $17,997,572 to 2 grantees, through 5 grants

Awarded HRSA Grants:

  • FY2013: $8,356,152 total funding, to 1 grantee, through 2 grants

Maternal, Infant, and Early Childhood Home Visiting Program3

Total Active Grants: $17,806,172 to 1 grantee, through 4 grants

Awarded HRSA Grants:

  • FY2013: $8,356,152 total funding, to 1 grantee, through 2 grants

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*Affordable Care Act funding is included in total grant dollars.
**Fiscal year-to-date funding. This data represents real time awards to date and may not include funds that have been committed but not yet awarded.
† Some NHSC clinicians may serve in both urban areas and rural communities
1 Some clinicians and grantees may serve in multiple geographic areas.
2 Some HPSAs, MUAs, and MUPs may cross geographic boundaries.
3 Maternal, Infant, and Early Childhood Home Visiting Program funding represents a subset of total Maternal and Child Health Bureau awards. Home Visiting investments are distributed statewide to serve families residing in at-risk communities. Please note that Home Visiting funding distributed to Wyoming is administered by a grantee located in Missouri. As a result, the disbursed funding amounts noted on the fact sheet may not match the awarded funding amounts reported in other tools in the HRSA Data Warehouse.
The term active grant refers to a grant whose project period end date occurs after the date of this report.

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