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Montana NHSC Student Loan Repayment Program

Sponsors
Montana Department of Public Health and Human Services, Montana Primary Care Office
Deadlines
Dec 31, 2018
Contact

Brandy Kincheloe
406.444.3934
bkincheloe@mt.gov

Purpose

The Montana National Health Service Corps (NHSC) Student Loan Repayment Program offers loan repayment assistance for healthcare professionals who agree to practice in Health Professional Shortage Areas (HPSAs) of Montana.

Providers receiving loan repayment through this program must practice full-time in a federally designated HPSA for at least 2 years, accept Medicaid and Medicare, and must accept payment based on a sliding scale.

Eligibility

Eligible health professions include:

  • Physician (MD/DO) with specialty in:
    • Internal medicine
    • Geriatrics
    • Pediatrics
    • Psychiatry
    • Obstetrics/gynecology
    • Family medicine/osteopathic general practice
  • Physician assistant or nurse practitioner with specialty areas:
    • Adult
    • Psychiatry/mental health
    • Family
    • Geriatrics
    • Pediatrics
    • Women’s health
  • Primary care registered nurse
  • Certified nurse midwife
  • Psychiatric nurse specialist
  • Clinical or counseling psychologist
  • Licensed professional counselor
  • Licensed clinical social worker
  • Marriage and family therapist
  • Dentist (DDS/DMD)
  • Registered dental hygienist
  • Pharmacist
Geographic coverage
Montana
Amount of funding

Up to $15,000 per year for 2 years.

Application process

A link to the online application is available on the program website.

Tagged as
Behavioral health · Behavioral health workforce · Dental workforce · Loans, loan repayment, and loan forgiveness for health careers · Nurse practitioners and other advanced practice registered nurses · Nurses · Oral health · Pharmacy and prescription drugs · Pharmacy workforce · Physician assistants · Physicians · Prenatal care and obstetrics · Primary care · Montana



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