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
Continuation of OMH Performance Improvement and Management System (PIMS) Development Project.
NORC has been contracted by the US Department of Health and Human Services’ (HHS) Office of Minority Health (OMH), to develop and implement a web-based system for collecting, reporting, disseminating/sharing performance- and results-oriented data and information relative to OMH’s mission. The Performance Improvement and Management System (PIMS) is an integrated, one-stop, web-based tool and resource to help OMH and other stakeholders to improve the strategic focus of their efforts, use evidence-based performance measures and practices in program planning and evaluation, and improve evaluation of program activities to determine outcomes and impacts achieved. 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
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services’ State Innovation Initiative Program.
NORC at the
University of Chicago provides technical assistance and implementation
support to CMS’ State Innovation Models (SIM) Initiative, which is
administered by the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Innovation. The
SIM initiative provides state governments with financial and technical
support to accelerate health care transformation through multi-payer
delivery and payment system reform. In conjunction with the financial
and technical support that states receive through the SIM initiative,
states also employ a variety of legislative, regulatory, policy, and
payment strategies to impel change. More
Traumatic Brain Injury Technical Assistance Center (TBI TAC).
The Traumatic Brain Injury Technical Assistance Center (TBI TAC) supports the efforts of the Federal TBI Program in the Maternal and Child Health Bureau (MCHB) of the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA). More