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Oregon Health Care Provider Loan Repayment Program

Sponsor
Oregon Office of Rural Health
Deadlines
Feb 8, 2019
Contact

503.494.4450
866.674.4376
ruralworkforce@ohsu.edu

Purpose

The Oregon Medicaid Primary Care Loan Repayment Program provides loan repayment for primary care clinicians who serve patients in underserved areas of Oregon regardless of their source of coverage or ability to pay.

Program participants must commit to a service obligation of at least 3 years.

Eligibility

Eligible professions include:

  • Dentist:
    • General
    • Pediatric
  • Expanded practice dental hygienist
  • Pharmacist
  • Physician (MD or DO) specializing in:
    • Family medicine
    • General practice
    • General internal medicine
    • Geriatrics
    • Pediatrics
    • Obstetrics and gynecology
  • Nurse Practitioner specializing in:
    • Adult primary care
    • Women's healthcare
    • Geriatrics
    • Pediatrics
    • Psychiatric mental health
    • Family practice
    • Nurse midwifery
  • Physician Assistant specializing in:
    • Family medicine
    • General practice
    • General internal medicine
    • Geriatrics
    • Pediatrics
    • Obstetrics and gynecology
  • Psychiatrist:
    • General
    • Child and adolescent
    • Geriatric
  • Clinical psychologist
  • Licensed clinical social worker
  • Licensed professional counselors
  • Marriage or family therapist
Geographic coverage
Oregon
Amount of funding

Full-time participants commit to a minimum of 3 years of service and receive an annual tax free award of 50% of qualifying loan debt balance, up to $35,000 for each year.

Part-time service providers commit to a minimum of 3 years and receive an annual tax free award of 25% of their qualifying loan debt balance, up to $25,000 for each year.

Application process

A link to the application form is available on the program website when applications are being accepted.

Completed applications should be emailed to ruralworkforce@ohsu.edu or faxed to 503.494.4798.

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 · Oral health · Pharmacy and prescription drugs · Pharmacy workforce · Physician assistants · Physicians · Primary care · Oregon



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