The Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology has released a revised Funding Opportunity Announcement for $10 million covering up to five grants to develop the curriculum for health information technology training programs at community colleges.

ONC also will conduct a technical assistance call for potential applications on Dec. 17 at 3:00 Eastern Time. The Curriculum Development Centers Program is part of an initiative to increase the health I.T. workforce by 50,000, funded via the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act. Community colleges interested in offering health I.T. training programs have until Jan. 22 to submit applications for a total of $70 million in grants.

Register or login for access to this item and much more

All Health Data Management content is archived after seven days.

Community members receive:
  • All recent and archived articles
  • Conference offers and updates
  • A full menu of enewsletter options
  • Web seminars, white papers, ebooks

Don't have an account? Register for Free Unlimited Access