Wednesday, October 7, 2015

Recorded ClinicNET Webinar: Oral Health in Colorado

We hosted an Oral Health in Colorado webinar on October 6, featuring Deb Foote, Executive Director of Oral Health Colorado, and Cherith Flowerday, Associate Program Officer at Delta Dental of Colorado Foundation. Click here to view the recording and learn more about what to expect for the future of oral health in Colorado and discuss current and new oral health initiatives and opportunities for your clinic!

Audio and powerpoint slides from all ClinicNET webinars are on the Affiliate Only section of the ClinicNET website.

Thursday, October 1, 2015

ClinicNET Oral Health Webinar Oct. 6 noon-1pm, REGISTER TODAY!

ClinicNET is hosting a webinar on October 6, noon-1pm featuring Deb Foote, Executive Director of Oral Health Colorado, and Cherith Flowerday, Associate Program Officer at Delta Dental of Colorado Foundation. Join us on your lunch break to learn more about what to expect for the future of oral health in Colorado and discuss current and new oral health initiatives and opportunities for your clinic! CLICK HERE TO REGISTER TODAY!

Please contact JoJo Gelderman at with any questions.

SIM Practice Request for Applications (RFA) is open

“The SIM Practice RFA has been released and practices may begin submitting applications to be included in the first cohort of the State Innovation Model (SIM). To view the RFA and apply:

Important Dates:
  • September 15, 2015 - Practice RFA opens
  • October 26, 2015 - Practice RFA closes
  • December 25, 2015 - Selected practices notified 
  • February 1, 2016 - Cohort 1 practices kick-off
SIM Practice RFA Webinars: Attend a webinar to find out how your practice can benefit & how you can make a difference in Colorado health care. Click here to sign up for a webinar.
  • October 7, 7:00am – 8:00am
  • October 22, 12:15pm-1:15pm
For more information contact: or 303.724.8968” [Source: Colorado SIM]

Wednesday, September 30, 2015

RSVP TODAY for Corps Community Connection and Awards Ceremony, October 9

RSVP TODAY for Corps Community Connection and Awards Ceremony, October 9, 2015, 6:00-8:00pm, at the Crowne Plaza Hotel - Int'l. Airport. Click here for more information. Corps Community Day highlights primary medical, dental and behavioral health care for the underserved in Colorado. It is an opportunity for students, residents, providers and Colorado’s safety net health care facilities to network. Please share this invitation with folks at your clinic! Furthermore, the event celebrates accomplishments of National Health Service Corps and Colorado Health Service Corps providers.

Safety-net healthcare facilities in attendance include: federally qualified health centers, rural health clinics, community safety net clinics and other sites meeting the primary care needs of Colorado’s underserved. In addition to the chance to connect with motivated, like-minded professionals, there will be plenty of food and drinks and special giveaways! Keynote speakers include Larry Wolk, MD, MSPH and Justin Wheeler, MD.

REGISTRATION IS OPEN for ClinicNET's November 13 Affiliate Convening!

ClinicNET Affiliate Convening
November 13, 2015
8:00am - 3:00pm
Mile High Room at COPIC
7351 E. Lowry Blvd., Denver, CO

ClinicNET Affiliates! Please join us for a day of education and information! Topics will include policy and advocacy, practice transformation, access to care and coverage data, Medicaid and more! Light breakfast and lunch will be served and there will be time to connect with your peers in the Community Safety Net Clinic world! CLICK HERE TO REGISTER! 

Contact with questions.

Tuesday, September 29, 2015

Grants to Free/Charitable Clinics to Establish CDC-recognized Lifestyle Change Programs for the Prevention of Type 2 Diabetes

“In collaboration with the American Medical Association’s Improving Health Outcomes department, the AMA Foundation will be awarding $10,000 grants to eight free clinics through the Healthy Communities/Healthy America program. Clinics will receive funding to implement the CDC’s National Diabetes Prevention Program over the course of two years. The 2015 Healthy Communities/Healthy America RFP is now available. All RFP’s must be submitted via email to by November 6, 2015 at 5pm CST in order to be considered.” [Source: AMA Foundation]

Request for Applications for 2016 Breast Health Projects Released by Susan G. Komen Colorado

Susan G. Komen Colorado will award Community Grants to eligible local non-profit organizations to provide breast health and breast cancer projects to individuals in the Affiliate’s service area between April 1, 2016, and March 31, 2017.  For the 2016-2017 grant cycle, Komen Colorado will accept applications that address one of the funding priorities and fall into one of the following funding categories:
  1. Community Health Worker
  2. Screening/Diagnostics
  3. Treatment
Komen Colorado funds an array of breast health and cancer services that together create seamless systems of care for the following target communities:  Hispanic/Latina women; Women in Rural Northeast Colorado; Women in Resort and Mountain Towns in Clear Creek, Eagle, Garfield, Gilpin, Park, Pitkin and Summit counties; Medically Underserved Women in Front Range counties.

Important Dates:
  • Mandatory Grant Writing Webinar: October 2, 2015, 9:00 – 10:30click here to register
  • Application Deadline: November 23, 2015 at 5:00 p.m. MT

Full details about this funding opportunity are available on Komen Colorado’s website at” [Source: Komen Colorado]