VA: Funding Opportunity Under Supportive Services for Veteran Families Program
Announcement from the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) of funding and grant application information for the Supportive Services for Veteran Families (SSVF) Program. The program focuses on ending homelessness among veterans and seeks to support services equitably across geographic regions, including rural and tribal areas. Eligibility for Priority 1 is limited to existing grantees only. Applications for new funding will be accepted under Priority 3 and Priority 4. Applications are due by February 10, 2023. (Source: Federal Register updates via the Rural Assistance Center)
Source: Federal Register updates via the Rural Assistance Center - October 27, 2022 Category: Rural Health Source Type: news

The Launch of a Policy Honors Program
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Source: Johns Hopkins University and Health Systems Archive - October 26, 2022 Category: Nursing Source Type: news

DHS Invests $8.3 Million in Wisconsin Schools for School Health Service Workforce
The Wisconsin Department of Health Services (DHS), today announced $8.3 million in funding to support K-12 school health service staff in schools throughout the state. This first-of-its-kind funding will support hiring and retention for school nurses and health staff in K-12 schools and provide funding for school nurses to pursue wellness activities and professional development. In partnership with the WisconsinDepartment of Public Instruction (DPI), 12...(see release) (Source: Wisconsin DHFS Press Releases)
Source: Wisconsin DHFS Press Releases - October 26, 2022 Category: Hospital Management Authors: millejcodn Source Type: news

Inequities in medical school research could hinder workforce diversity
New Yale studies find sex, racial, and ethnic disparities in research funding and publication rates among U.S. medical students. (Source: Yale Science and Health News)
Source: Yale Science and Health News - October 26, 2022 Category: Universities & Medical Training Source Type: news

Racial and gender disparities in publishing start early for doctors and scientists
This study really highlights the need to take an intersectional lens”—referring to how multiple aspects of identity are overlapping and interconnected—“where we talk about students with all their identities.” Researchers agree that the solutions will be complex, but something needs to be done, not only to improve the science being generated, but also to work toward equity in medicine and science. In addition to more equitable funding by institutions like NIH, scholars suggest accrediting bodies for medical schools should consider aspects of equity and inclusion in research opportunities. “No more st...
Source: ScienceNOW - October 26, 2022 Category: Science Source Type: news

Daye Launches World ’s First Tampon-Based At-Home Screening Kit, Raises $11.5 Million In Latest Funding Round
U.K.-based gynaecological health startup Daye has completed a £10 million funding round and announced the launch of its vaginal microbiome screening tests that can detect infections and pathogens which are linked to STIs and vaginal infections, as well as fertility, pregnancy and IVF complications. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - October 26, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Marija Butkovic, Contributor Tags: ForbesWomen /forbeswomen Leadership /leadership Innovation /innovation Healthcare /healthcare Decision Maker Content decisionmaker Source Type: news

3 wearable health projects in Australia score federal funding
They will try out wearable technologies to improve health monitoring.   (Source: mobihealthnews)
Source: mobihealthnews - October 26, 2022 Category: Information Technology Source Type: news

Public health cuts must be avoided, new PM told
Any cuts in funding in next week's spending announcement will hit poorest people hardest, warn experts. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - October 26, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Looking for a program to help strengthen parenting skills for families you assist?
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Source: Johns Hopkins University and Health Systems Archive - October 25, 2022 Category: Nursing Source Type: news

Electronic Caregiver raises $42.5M and more digital health fundings
Noala, Elion and Upheal also announced funding rounds. (Source: mobihealthnews)
Source: mobihealthnews - October 25, 2022 Category: Information Technology Source Type: news

Fertility startup AIVF buys lab management software company ART Compass
This summer, AIVF announced it had raised $25 million in Series A funding. (Source: mobihealthnews)
Source: mobihealthnews - October 25, 2022 Category: Information Technology Source Type: news

Oregon Health Authority requests $3B for new programs, Medicaid in '23-25 biennium
Among the 51 new items for which OHA is requesting funding is $269 million from the General Fund for 17 mental health crisis stabilization centers. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - October 25, 2022 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Elizabeth Hayes Source Type: news

Looking for a program to help strengthen parenting skills for families you assist?
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Source: Johns Hopkins University and Health Systems Archive - October 25, 2022 Category: Nursing Source Type: news

Vara Raises $4.4 Million In Funding To Bring Its Groundbreaking AI Breast Cancer Screening Platform To Millions More Women
There are more lost disability-adjusted life years (DALYs) by women to breast cancer globally than any other type of cancer. Vara, a startup building an intelligent platform that infuses state-of-the-art AI into routine breast screenings, is on a mission to find every deadly breast cancer early. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - October 25, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Marija Butkovic, Contributor Tags: ForbesWomen /forbeswomen Leadership /leadership Innovation /innovation Healthcare /healthcare Source Type: news

Kenya: EU Grants Sh119.6 Million to Kenya for Ebola Outbreak Preparedness
[Capital FM] Nairobi -- The European Union (EU) has allocated Sh119.6 million in humanitarian funding to help Kenya take anticipatory action against the spread of Ebola following its outbreak in Uganda. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - October 25, 2022 Category: African Health Source Type: news