Federal Grants for Health Centers

Washington, DC US
December 3, 2018 to December 4, 2018

Join FTLF attorneys Ted Waters and Scott Sheffler in Washington, DC for a two-day examination of the key grant management requirements applicable to Health Centers program (Section 330) grants. Among other issues critical to managing Health Center Program funding streams, this in-depth two day training covers special treatment of program income treatment, Health Center budgeting strategies and considerations, managing Health Center subaward relationships, and key cost allowability issues (including Appropriations Act limitations on salaries and certain healthcare activities as well as time and effort documentation requirements). This program combines classroom-style instruction with exercises designed for practical application of the regulatory requirements.

Target Audience

  • Executive Leadership
  • Finance Staff
  • Grant Management Staff
  • Compliance Staff

Learning Objectives

  1. Understand government-wide grants management requirements impacting Health Center program awards.
  2. Understand Health Center Program specific implementation of key grant management requirements, special areas of flexibility, and particular areas of risk.
  3. Identify strategies for maximizing efficiency and minimizing risk in managing Health Center Program awards.
Course summary
Course opens: 
Course expires: 
Event starts: 
12/03/2018 - 8:30am EST
Event ends: 
12/04/2018 - 3:30pm EST

Washington, DC

Monday, December 3, 2018 - Tuesday, December 4, 2018

*All specific times are subject to change*


Day 1

Monday, Dec. 3, 2018        
8:30 am - 4:00 pm
8:30 am - 9:00 amContinental Breakfast
9:00 am - 9:15 amWelcome and Introductions
9:15 am - 10:30 am
Overview of the Federal Grants System
10:30 am - 10:45 amBreak
10:45 am - 12:00 pm
Conflicts of Interest
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Provided by FTLF
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Subrecipient Relationships
3:00 pm - 3:15 pmBreak
3:15 pm - 4:30 pm
Contracts Under Grants: The Procurement Standards

Day 2

Tuesday, Dec. 4, 2018        
8:30 am - 3:30 pm
8:30 am - 9:00 am
Continental Breakfast
9:00 am - 10:30 am
Federal Interest & Property Management
10:30 am - 10:45 amBreak
10:45 am - 11:45 am
Cost Allocation, Indirect Costs, & Time and Effort
11:45 am - 12:45 pm
Lunch provided by FTLF
12:45 pm - 2:15 pm
Cost Allocation, Indirect Costs, & Time and Effort (Continued)
2:15 pm - 2:30 pmBreak
2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Federal Interest and Property Management for Health Centers Compliance, Audits, HRSA Enforcement & the DAB 
FTLF Learning Center
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Washington, DC 20036
United States
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Feldesman Training Room


Hyatt Place Washington DC/Georgetown/West End 
2121 M St NW
Washington, DC 20037
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The Wink - Washington, DC 
1143 New Hampshire Ave NW
Washington, DC 20037
(202) 775-0800

Kimpton Hotel Palomar DC 
2121 P Street NW
Washington, DC 20037
Hotel: (202) 448-1800 | Reservations: (877) 866-3070

The St. Gregory Hotel - Dupont Circle 
2033 M Street NW
Washington, DC 20037
(202) 530-3600

Kimpton Hotel Madera 
1310 New Hampshire Avenue, NW
Washington, DC 20036
Hotel: (202) 296-7600 | Reservations: (800) 430-1202

The Embassy Row Hotel
2015 Massachusetts Avenue, NW
Washington, DC 20036
Hotel: (202) 265-1600 | Reservations: (855) 893-1011

The Dupont Circle Hotel
1500 New Hampshire Avenue, NW
Washington, DC 20036
(202) 483-6000

Hilton Garden Inn - Washington DC/Georgetown Area
2201 M Street NW
Washington, DC 20037
(202) 974-6010

Embassy Suites - Georgetown
1250 22nd Street, NW
Washington, DC 20037
(202) 857-3388


Serving as Managing Partner of the firm since 2003, and a member of the Health Law and Federal Grants practices since 1992, Ted is a national authority in the area of federal grants, particularly in the health and community service spheres. He advises clients on all aspects of program requirements, including issues such as cost-based reimbursement, governance, grant administration, cost reporting, and administrative issues and routinely handles challenging issues such as government audits, internal investigations, and litigation. Ted's priority is to help each organization carry out its mission by offering practical, down-to-earth counsel and to ensure that legal challenges do not distract from that focus. [Full Bio]

Scott Sheffler 

A Partner with the firm in the Federal Grants and Health Law practice groups, Scott advises clients on matters of federal grant law, government contract law, and health care law.  Scott assists clients with the myriad requirements that apply upon acceptance of federal grant funding, including the administrative requirements and cost principles established in the Uniform Administrative Requirements, Cost Principles, and Audit Requirements for Federal Awards (Uniform Guidance), the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) Circulars that preceded the Uniform Guidance, and program-specific statutory and regulatory funding conditions. [Full Bio]

A Certificate of Attendance is available for the attendee immediately following the completion of the training by clicking "Launch Course" under the registration tab under the registration tab.

Conference participants can earn up to 14 CPE credits in Specialized Knowledge and Applications.


  • Prerequisites: None 
  • Target Audience: Executive Leadership, Finance Staff, Grant Management Staff, Compliance Staff
  • Advanced Preparation: None  
  • Program Level: Intermediate
  • Delivery Method: Group-Live 

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