Through the Community and Care Transformation Request for Proposals, CareQuest Institute is seeking to fund projects and partners that combine two core interrelated elements of work: (a) carry forward care transformation concepts (listed below), and (b) ensure authentic and deep community engagement is embedded in the practical implementation of those concepts. Applicants will likely be community organizations looking to expand how oral health care is delivered or safety net clinical facilities looking to grow their community engagement.
Care Transformation Concepts:
Examples of projects within the Community and Care Transformation Request for Proposals:
Grant funds may be used for:
Partners funded by this initiative will have access to, and ongoing communication with, a network of community-driven partners doing similar work through a facilitated learning community. Partners will also have opportunities to collaborate on earned-media strategies and promotion of work via CareQuest Institute dissemination channels, including newsletters and social media. CareQuest Institute’s philanthropy staff will provide technical assistance to build organizational and project capacity. Lastly, partners will have opportunities to learn from CareQuest Institute and other subject-matter experts around topics such as evaluation and value-based care.