To our stakeholders:

Thank you for your continued support in the Colorado State Innovation Model. This notice contains important updates on the SIM Advisory Board, SIM Practice RFA and the SIM Evaluation RFP. Please read below for this important information and feel free to contact us with any questions.

Warmest regards,

Vatsala Pathy
Director, State Innovation Model
Office of the Governor

SIM Advisory Board Application Deadline Extended

The deadline to submit an application for the SIM Advisory Board has been extended to Wednesday, September 23, 2015. Please submit an application through the Governor's Office of Boards and Commissions using the link below:


SIM Evaluation RFP Released

The SIM Office released a Request for Proposals (RFP) to solicit competitive, responsive proposals from experienced and financially sound organizations to perform an evaluation of Colorado SIM. The evaluation contractor will develop and execute a self-monitoring and evaluation plan to assess Colorado SIM's progress toward reaching its goals. In conjunction with the federal CMMI evaluator, the SIM Office and stakeholders, the evaluation contractor will identify process and outcomes measures, establish baseline data and develop a methodology and data analysis plan that includes formative, impact and rapid-cycle improvement components.
To view the RFP, please visit the following link:

Click on the "Public Access" button at the left hand corner of the page and search for Solicitation 2016000050, State Innovation Model Evaluation.

Please submit any inquiries to by 11:00 am Mountain Time on October 9, 2015.The deadline for proposals is November 10, 2015.

SIM Practice RFA Released

The SIM Practice RFA has been released and practices may begin submitting applications to be included in the first cohort of practices participating in SIM. In order to provide interested practices with an opportunity to ask questions relating to the RFA there will be a series of webinars, the first of which is scheduled for Wednesday, September 23, from 12:15 PM - 1:15 PM. Please click here to view a flyer with more information on how to signup for these webinars.

To view the RFA and submit an application, please visit the following page:

For more information contact: or call 303.724.8968

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