Webinars on Applying to Become a National Health Service Corps Site
Two upcoming HRSA webinars will review the process for health care provider organizations to following in applying to become National Health Service Corps (NHSC)-approved sites in the 2018 application cycle. The NHSC helps agencies recruit and retain qualified health care providers through the NHSC Loan Repayment Program. The repayment program helps primary care providers in paying off their student loan debt in return for at least two years of service at an NHSC-approved site.
Please note that NHSC has $105 million available for NHSC Loan Repayment Program awards to enhance access to opioid and substance use disorder treatment in rural and underserved areas. Facilities may be eligible to apply if they provide any of the following services: General Substance Use Disorder Treatment (SUD); Medication-Assisted Treatment (MAT); Opioid Treatment Program (OTP).
NHSC Application Webinars
The 2018 NHSC application cycle deadline is August 14, 2018, at 11:59 p.m. Eastern Time. Information may be found at: Application help and technical assistance to interested agencies is available in the following webinars:
NHSC Site Application Webinar
Wednesday, June 27, 2018 | 1–2 p.m. Eastern Time
Webinar Link (If prompted for a user name and password, select “Enter as Guest”)
Dial-in: 1-855-719-5011 - Passcode: 974722
NHSC Site Application Online Question and Answer Session
Wednesday, July 11, 2018 | 1–2 p.m. Eastern Time
Webinar Link (If prompted for a user name and password, select “Enter as Guest”).