How to Apply

Step 1: WATCH THE Informational Webinar (Optional)

Watch the Informational Webinar to hear a detailed description of the program and listen to some questions and answers. The slide deck from this webinar can be found here.

Also, listen below to our most recent episode of CCI’s Health Pilots podcast, where we have one of our Connected Care Accelerator (CCA) alums, Dr. Mai-Khanh Bui-Duy from Salud Para La Gente, share about her experience working in the collaborative. Dr. Bui-Duy gives us insight into the benefits of engaging with her fellow participants in CCA, as well as how the program has supported her ongoing journey to provide telehealth.

STEP 2: Read FAQ Document

Read the detailed FAQ document here for more information on eligibility, program deliverables and participant expectations.

Step 3: Apply Online

Applications must be submitted online by March 16, 2022 by 5:00 pm PT. The online form is available below. The program cohort will be announced by April 8, 2022.

Applications should include the following:

  • Application Submission Form (below)
  • Application Narrative: Includes responses to the eight questions. (Download)
  • Budget Proposal: Outlines how you intend to use the grant funds. (Download)
  • Most recent W-9 form.
  • Letter of Leadership Support: This letter should demonstrate organizational commitment to implement or expand upon telehealth capabilities and collect data as needed. This includes dedicated time for the core team to fully participate in program activities and implement changes at the clinical and organizational level. The letter should be submitted by either the Chief Medical Officer, Chief Operating Officer, or Chief Executive Officer.

Download RFA as PDF


Connected Care Accelerator: Equity Collaborative 2022 - RFA Application Submission Form

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Next Steps

CCI, CHCF, and Cedars-Sinai will review applications. Our intent is to select an engaged group of up to 21 health care safety net organizations (at least 9 of these within Cedars-Sinai’s service areas in Los Angeles County). Organizations will be informed of the status of their application via email by April 8.