Cape Cod Healthcare (CCHC) is pleased to announce the FY2020 Annual Strategic Grant Request for Proposal (RFP). CCHC is committed to enhancing the quality of, and access to, comprehensive health care services for all the residents of Cape Cod.

The FY2020 Annual Strategic Grant RFP focuses on one major health priority in healthcare outlined in the 2020-2022 Cape Cod Hospital and Falmouth Hospital Community Health Needs Assessment Report and Strategic Implementation Plan.

 

PHYSICAL HEALTH CONDITIONS

Proposals must be designed to reduce and/or prevent the occurrences and severity of chronic and infectious diseases in Barnstable County through best practices and collaborative approaches.  The following conditions are targeted:

  1. Cancer
  2. Chronic & Infectious Disease(s)
  3. Maternal Health
  4. Heart Failure
  5. Pulmonary Rehabilitation
  6. Diabetes
  7. Oral Health/Dental Services
  8. Nutrition
  9. Dementia and Alzheimer’s Disease and other neurological health conditions
  10. Stroke

The 2018 Massachusetts Attorney General’s Community Benefits Guidelines for Non-Profit Hospitals clearly states that social conditions in which people are born, grow, live, work, and age play a key role in determining health outcomes and health disparities.  Accordingly, effective Community Benefits programs are critical in addressing unmet public health needs and promoting health equity.   Cape Cod Healthcare Community Benefits has addressed this in the 2020-2022 Community Health Needs Assessment Strategic Implementation Plan as a collaborative partnership approach with the Cape Cod community over the next three years.

The  FY20 -22 CHNA Report and Strategic Implementation Plan will be released at the end of September 2019, please click here or visit www.capecodhealth.org for other information related to the FY20 strategic grant process.