Nurse Education, Practice, Quality and Retention – Interprofessional Collaborative Practice Program: Behavioral Health Integration
Nurse Education, Practice, and Quality and Retention - Bachelor of Science in Nursing Practicums in Community Settings Program
The Nurse Education, Practice, Quality and Retention (NEPQR) program has a broad legislative authority to address development and advancement of the nursing workforce. The NEPQR program provides grant support for academic, service and continuing education projects designed to enhance nursing education, improve the quality of patient care, increase nurse retention and strengthen the nursing workforce. Annual Report on the Nurse Education, Practice, Quality, and Retention Grant Program, FY 2011 (PDF - 231 KB)
Eligible applicants are accredited schools of nursing, health care facilities or a partnership of a school and facility. Individuals are not eligible to apply.
The FY 2014 competition is focused on expanding Interprofessional Collaborative Practice environments where nurses and other professional disciplines work together to provide comprehensive healthcare services for patients and their families.
The FY 2013 competition focused on expansion (enrollment in baccalaureate nursing programs; internship and residency programs; and education in new technologies), practice (nursing practice arrangements in non-institutional settings; care for underserved populations and other high-risk groups; managed care, quality improvement, and other skills; or cultural competencies) and retention (career ladder bridge programs or enhanced patient care delivery systems).
Kirk Koyama, MSN, RN, PHN, CNS
Marian Smithey, MS, BSN, RN, NCSN
HRSA-16-065 Nurse Faculty Loan Program
HRSA-16-045 Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Award (NRSA) Program
HRSA-16-059 Graduate Psychology Education (GPE) Program
HRSA-16-042 Primary Care Training and Enhancement (PCTE) Program
HRSA-16-070 Advanced Nursing Education Program
HRSA-16-076 Oral Health Service Expansion
HRSA-16-066 Nurse Education, Practice, Quality and Retention – Bachelor of Science in Nursing Practicums in Community Settings Program
HRSA-16-068 Nurse Education, Practice, Quality and Retention- Interprofessional Collaborative Practice Program: Behavioral Health Integration
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