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SPARK Funding Updates

Funding Update (Sept. 22, 2021) – This week, the State Office of Recovery released information about the next steps for qualifying hospitals having an interest in applying for the recently allocated Strengthening People and Revitalizing Kansas Frontline Retention Funds. At this time, the Office of Recovery has requested to receive a letter of intent from each eligible hospital by 5 p.m. on Friday, Sept. 24. Kansas Hospital Association staff has reached out to qualifying hospitals. For those who have any additional questions, please contact Tara Mays or Shannan Flach at KHA at (785) 233.7436.

In addition, the Office of Recovery is hosting a webinar at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 29. During the webinar, additional details will be shared about the application process, funding timeline and reporting requirements. More details on the webinar, including the link to register, will follow, but please mark your calendars.