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Area Budget Formulation Sessions ensure Tribal input into the IHS budget formulation process. Urban Indian health grantees also participate as part of the Urban-confer process authorized in the Indian Health Care Improvement Act, as amended. Area budget consultation occurs on an annual basis during the months of October and November, to develop Area-wide budget recommendations.


FY 2017 Area Budget Meetings:

Alaska  |  Albuquerque  |  Bemidji  |  Billings  |  California  |  Great Plains  |  Nashville  |  Navajo  |  Oklahoma  |  Phoenix  |  Portland  |  Tucson





Albuquerque Area Budget Formulation Dates:
Date: 10/21/2014
Location: Kickoff session at National Indian Programs Training Center

Date: 12/3/2014
Location: Final session to review Area roll-ups and Averages at National Indian Programs Training Center

Point of Contact:
Sandra Winfrey
AAO Executive Officer



Bemidji Area Budget Formulation Meeting:
Date: 11/21/2014
Time: 8:00AM to 1:00PM
Location: Island Resort & Casino, Harris, MI

Point of Contact:
Jeff Bingham
Financial Management Officer






Great Plains

Great Plains Area Budget Formulation Meeting
Date: 12/3/2014
Time: 8:00AM - 4:00PM
Location: Dakota Events Center, 720 Lamont Street, Aberdeen, SD

Point of Contact:
Jerome Lee Bearheels
Acting Financial Manager



Nashville Budget Formulation Meeting:
Nashville Area TBF kick-off meeting will be held:
Date: October 30th, 2014
Location: 711 Stewarts Ferry Pike, Nashville, TN (and via conf. call)

Point of Contact:
Mark Skinner
Executive Officer, Nashville Area Office
Indian Health Service
Office: 615-467-1537
Cell 615-347-0880



Navajo Area FY 2017 Budget Formulation Work Session:
Date: November 12-14, 2014 - (Wed/Thurs/Fri)
Location: High Country Conference Center (NAU Campus)
201 West Butler Avenue
Flagstaff, AZ 86001

Point of Contact:
Alva R. Tom
Office of Indian Self Determination
Navajo Area Indian Health Service
Phone: (928) 871-1444



Budget Formulation Training by Webinar
Date: November 17, 2014
Time: 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Budget Formulation Meeting
Date: November 24, 2014
Time: 9:30 am to 4:00 pm
Place: Oklahoma City Area Office, Redbud Conference Room

Point of Contact:
Ronald Grinnell
701 Market Drive
Oklahoma City, OK. 73114
Phone: 405-951-3820
Fax: 405-951-3780



Phoenix Area Budget Formulation Meeting:
The Phoenix Area will be holding it FY2017 budget formulation meeting on in Reno:
Date: November 18th and 19th
Location: Silver Legacy Resort Casino Reno
407 North Virginia Street
Reno, Nevada 89501
(800) 687-8733

Point of Contact:
Jim Driving Hawk
Executive Officer
Indian Health Service
Phoenix Area Office
602-364-5039 office
480-652-6032 cell



Portland Area FY17 Budget Formulation Meeting:
Date: Dec 2, 2014
Location: Doubletree Hilton-Seattle Airport
18740 International Boulevard,
Seattle, Washington 98188
TEL: +1-206-246-8600
FAX: 1-206-901-5923

Point of Contact:
CDR, U.S. Public Health Service
Executive Officer
Director, Office of Administration and Management
Portland Area Indian Health Service
1414 NW Northrup St., Ste 800
Portland, OR 97209




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