The NHSC helps medically underserved communities recruit and retain a range of primary care clinicians including dental, medical and mental and behavioral health professionals. The NHSC is a resource for numerous health workforce incentive programs including:
- NHSC Loan Repayment and Scholarship
- NHSC Nurse Corps Loan Repayment Program
- NHSC Nurse Corps Scholarship Program
- NHSC Students to Service Program
The DPH Primary Care Office offers technical assistance for sites seeking to become NHSC placement sites and when appropriate, identifying sites eligible for NHSC placement in high-need communities.
For information regarding site eligibility and application process visit: www.nhsc.hrsa.gov, NHSC Toll Free Number: (800) 221-9393.
For any questions regarding NHSC, contact Nicole Watson at Nicole.Watson@State.MA.US or (617) 624-6051.