Within the limits of funds determined by the Secretary to be available for such purpose, the Secretary may award grants under this subpart to applicants therefor which will, in his judgment, best promote the purposes of section 330(d)(1)(A) of the Act and the applicable regulations of this part, taking into consideration;
(a) The extent to which the project would provide for the elements set forth in § 51c.303 ;
(b) The relative need of the population to be served for the services to be provided;
(c) The potential of the center for the development of new and effective methods for health services delivery and management;
(d) The soundness of the fiscal plan for assuring effective utilization of grant funds and maximizing non-grant revenue;
(e) The administrative and management capability of the applicant;
(f) The extent to which grants approved under this part will provide for an appropriate distribution of resources throughout the country, taking into consideration the following factors:
(1) The urban-rural area to be served;
(2) The nature of the organization applying;
(3) The organizational structure for delivery of services;
(g) The number of users of the center and the level of utilization of services in previous operational periods, if any;
(h) Whether the center's catchment area is exclusive of the area served by another center;
(i) The degree to which the applicant intends to integrate services supported by a grant under this subpart with health services provided under other Federally assisted health services or reimbursement programs or projects;
(j) The extent to which community resources will be utilized by the project;
(k) The extent to which the center will provide preventive health services so as to maintain and improve the health status of the population served; and
(l) The extent to which center operations will emphasize direct health services, efficiency of operations and sound financial management.
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