DRCHSD National Health Service Corps Webinar

11:00am - 12:00pm
The National Rural Health Resource Center (The Center), National Health Service Corps

DRCHSD National Health Service Corps Webinar 

Learn how to apply to become an NHSC site. NHSC-approved sites provide outpatient, primary health care services to people in Health Professional Shortages Areas. Becoming an NHSC-approved site will help you to recruit, hire, and retain clinicians. In FY 2020, approximately 14,000 primary, dental, and mental healthcare providers served in National Health Service Corps programs, receiving federal funding in exchange for providing care in a Health Professional Shortage Area.

Clark Conover, Supervisor, Division of Regional Operations (DRO)- Kansas City, HRSA’s Bureau of Health Workforce (BHW) will discuss:  

  • Introduction to the Bureau of Health Workforce (BHW)
  • National Health Service Corps (NHSC) Loan Repayment and Scholarship Programs
  • Partnering with Rural Communities
  • 2023 NHSC New Site Application cycle
  • Contact information
  • Questions  


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