MDHHS announces $25M PPE grant program 

On August 28, 2020, the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (MDHHS) announced a $25 million grant program for personal protective equipment (PPE).

What is the Michigan PPE Grant Program and who is eligible?

The Michigan PPE Grant Program provides funds to eligibility Michigan health and human services providers to cover costs for up to 90 days of PPE for front line employees. Eligible facilities include long-term care facilities, dialysis centers, outpatient medical facilities, home health care providers, dental offices, pharmacies, EMS providers, funeral and mortuary services, long-term acute care hospitals and congregate facilities.

More information about the program, including a full list of eligible provider types can be found in the program Frequently asked questions.

How do I apply?

The application is available on the Michigan PPE Grant Program web page. Applications will be accepted through Tuesday, Sept. 8, 2020.