Technical Assistance, Training, and Program Support

NORC frequently provides technical assistance in the forms of training, problem-solving, facilitating peer-to-peer learning, and providing information and communications resources.

Representative Projects

AmeriCorps Grantee Evaluation Monitoring & Guidance Project. The Corporation for National and Community Service (CNCS) is partnering with NORC at the University of Chicago to strengthen and support various aspects of their AmeriCorps State and National grantees' evaluation activities. By providing grantees with the tools they need to improve the quality of their program evaluations, CNCS hopes to better estimate the broader community impacts of AmeriCorps programs.  More

Analytic Support for Center for Consumer Information and Insurance Oversight (CCIIO) Exchange Operations. ​As a subcontractor to IMPAQ International, LLC (IMPAQ), NORC provides assistance to the Center for Consumer Information and Insurance Oversight (CCIIO) on a variety of tasks related to the implementation of the state and federal Health Insurance Marketplaces.  More

Educational Tools and Resources to Support Meaningful Use of Electronic Health Records Public Health Functionality. The goal of this project is to support the Health Information Technology Research Center (HITRC) in developing useful tools and resources to help Regional Extension Centers (REC) support health care providers in achieving meaningful use of electronic health records (EHRs). More

HRSA/OHIT Health Information Technology Technical Assistance Center and HRSA Health IT Community. For the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, NORC has led an effort to develop a Health IT Technical Assistance (TA) Center under a multi-year, multi-million dollar contract.  More

Section 1115 Demonstration Management and Evaluation. NORC is assisting CMS by monitoring state compliance with the Special Terms and Conditions (STCs) that govern approved section 1115 demonstrations; developing evaluation design plans for CMS-approved section 1115 demonstrations; and developing a toolkit that CMS can use to assess delivery system reform proposals submitted by states for CMS approval.   More

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