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Colorado Rural and Frontier Health Care Preceptor Tax Credit

Colorado Rural Health Center
Applications accepted on an ongoing basis



Colorado Rural and Frontier Health Care Preceptor Tax Credit is an annual $1,000 individual income tax credit for primary care preceptors in rural Colorado to offset the costs of their voluntary mentorship of students studying to work in rural areas.

The program is designed to to incentivize rural primary care preceptors, increase the number of rural primary care rotations, and ultimately increase the number of primary care providers in rural Colorado.

Rural primary care preceptors, including family physicians, internal medicine physicians, pediatricians, advanced practice nurses, physician assistants, and dentists are eligible to participate.
Geographic coverage
Amount of funding

A $1,000 tax credit against taxes owed per income year for an eligible preceptorship provided during the tax year in which the credit is claimed.

No more than 200 eligible preceptors per year are entitled to claim the credit.

Application process

To claim the credit, complete the steps in the "How do I get started" section of the program flyer.

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Dental workforce · Nurse practitioners and other advanced practice registered nurses · Oral health · Physician assistants · Physicians · Primary care · Recruitment and retention of health professionals · Colorado

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