42 USC 298 - Comprehensive geriatric education

(a) Program authorized 
The Secretary shall award grants to eligible entities to develop and implement, in coordination with programs under section 294c of this title, programs and initiatives to train and educate individuals in providing geriatric care for the elderly.
(b) Use of funds 
An eligible entity that receives a grant under subsection (a) of this section shall use funds under such grant to
(1) provide training to individuals who will provide geriatric care for the elderly;
(2) develop and disseminate curricula relating to the treatment of the health problems of elderly individuals;

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(3) train faculty members in geriatrics; or
(4) provide continuing education to individuals who provide geriatric care.
(c) Application 
An eligible entity desiring a grant under subsection (a) of this section shall submit an application to the Secretary at such time, in such manner, and containing such information as the Secretary may reasonably require.
(d) Eligible entity 
For purposes of this section, the term eligible entity includes a school of nursing, a health care facility, a program leading to certification as a certified nurse assistant, a partnership of such a school and facility, or a partnership of such a program and facility.
(e) Authorization of appropriations 
There are authorized to be appropriated to carry out this section such sums as may be necessary for each of fiscal years 2003 through 2007.