HHS: Measure Development for the Quality Payment Program CMS-1V1-18-002
The purpose of this Funding Opportunity is to provide funding assistance in the form of cooperative agreements to entities to develop, improve, update, or expand quality measures for use in the Quality Payment Program.Recognizing the benefits of measure development by external stakeholders with specific knowledge of clinician and patient perspectives and needs, the funding assistance of these cooperative agreements is specifically designated for entities external both to CMS and to other federal agencies.
USC may submit only one application in response to this program announcement. Your application submission MUST be coordinated with the Office of the Vice President for Research. Please send a two page abstract via email to Richard White (
HHS indicates that a Letter of Intent is NOT REQUIRED and a full application is due by May 30, 2018. For more information: https://www.grants.gov/custom/viewOppDetails.jsp?oppId=301196