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Details for Service Small Rural Hospital Improvement Program Grants (SHIP)
Service Name Small Rural Hospital Improvement Program Grants (SHIP) Program Name Capacity Building
Goal Manage resources to provide effective and efficient delivery of services to North Carolinians.
Objective Assure the capacity to deliver health and safety services to children and/or adults through collaboration, networks, partnerships and workforce development.
Division Central Management and Support - Office of Rural Health
Service Description

These Federal funds are intended to address four (4) key areas of hospital operations as identified by the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA): 1) Prospective Payment Systems, 2) Accountable Care Organizations, 3) Value Based Purchasing, and 4) Bundled Payments. Qualified hospitals must propose specific initiatives to address one or more of the four key areas. This service supports the goal of improving financial operations, quality of care provided, and viability of rural hospitals, thus enhancing health care in rural areas.

Web Site https://www.ncdhhs.gov/north-carolina-rural-hospital-program Year First Initiated 1999
Available State Wide Yes Geographic Area Served
Grants Provided No Competitive Bidding No
Competitive Bidding Details
Waiting List No Waiting List Start Date
Number Waiting
Waiting List Details

Income Eligibility
Income Eligibility No
Income Eligibility Method
Income Eligibility Type
Whose Income Eligibility
Income Disregard No
Income Disregard Desc
Income Verified No
Income Verified Method
Income Criteria
Income Eligibility Change 1/1/1901
Income Eligibility Method Prior To Change
Income Eligibility Other

Target Population
Age Range Start Age Range End
0 100+

Legal Authority
Authorization Level Authorization Type Citation
Federal Public Law Social Security Act, Section 1820(g)(3)

Budget Information
State Fiscal Year (SFY)
As of the month of
Authorized Budget Fiscal Year 2024 SFY 2023-2024 Year To Date Expenditures Balance
Salary and Fringes (1X) 0 0 0
Salary Other (1X) 0 0 0
Operating (2X-5X) 0 0 0
Contracts/Allocations (6X) 0 0 0
Reserves (7X) 0 0 0
Transfers (8X) 0 0 0
Total Requirements 0 0 0
Receipts-Federal 0 0 0
Receipts- Local receipts 0 0 0
Receipts- Other receipts 0 0 0
Total Receipts 0 0 0
General Fund Appropriations 0 0 0
State Local Other
0 0 0
State Local
0 0