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ESTABLISHMENT OF A CAREGIVER INFORMATION SERVICE

Award Information

Agency:
Department of Health and Human Services
Branch:
N/A
Award ID:
13577
Program Year/Program:
1990 / SBIR
Agency Tracking Number:
13577
Solicitation Year:
N/A
Solicitation Topic Code:
N/A
Solicitation Number:
N/A
Small Business Information
Birch And Davis Associates
8905 Fairview Road Silver Spring, MD 20910
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Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No
 
Phase 1
Fiscal Year: 1990
Title: ESTABLISHMENT OF A CAREGIVER INFORMATION SERVICE
Agency: HHS
Contract: N/A
Award Amount: $48,026.00
 

Abstract:

THIS PROJECT ADDRESSES THE INFORMATION NEEDS OF EMPLOYED CAREGIVERS OF AGING PERSONS BY ESTABLISHING A SERVICE TO TRANSMIT FIELD-TESTED, HIGH-QUALITY CAREGIVING INFORMATION AS AN EMPLOYEE BENEFIT. PHASE I RESEARCH INTO CAREGIVER NEEDS, AVAILABLE MATERIALS, AND EMPLOYER WILLINGNESS TO PARTICIPATE WILL DRIVE PHASE II DEVELOPMENT, DEMONSTRATION, AND EVALUATION WORK TOWARD ESTABLISHMENT OF A COST-EFFECTIVE, COMMERCIALLY VIABLE INFORMATION SERVICE. UNIQUE FEATURES OF THIS PROJECT ARE THAT IT (1) IS THE FIRST STAND-ALONE ELDERCARE BENEFIT PROVIDING A COMPREHENSIVE MIX OF INFORMATION SERVICES, AND (2) TAKES A COST-EFFECTIVE APPROACH TO DISSEMINATING INFORMATION ABOUT CAREGIVING.

Principal Investigator:

Stephanie E Karsten
3015896760

Business Contact:

Small Business Information at Submission:

Birch & Davis Assoc Inc
8905 Fairview Rd #200 Silver Spring, MD 20910

EIN/Tax ID:
DUNS: N/A
Number of Employees: N/A
Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No