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The National Health Service Corps

Description
Provides an overview of the National Health Service Corps (NHSC) program, including the federal scholarship and loan repayment components, and explains how the program affects rural recruitment and retention. Highlights changes in FY2018 focusing on opioid and substance use disorder treatment providers.
Date
04/2018
Type
Document
Organization
Congressional Research Service
Tagged as
Financial aid for health careers · Health workforce shortage designations · Healthcare facilities · Policy · Recruitment and retention of health professionals