What specialty qualifies for NHSC?
What specialty qualifies for NHSC?
Which disciplines and specialties are eligible?
|Physicians Allopathic (MD) Osteopathic (DO)||Family Medicine General Internal Medicine General Pediatrics Obstetrics/Gynecology Geriatrics|
|Physician Assistants (PA) Nurse Practitioners (NP)||Adult Family Pediatric Women’s Health Geriatrics|
How competitive is the NHSC scholarship?
Medical students must be US citizens, in school full-time, and complete a primary care residency to be eligible for this program. The process is competitive, with around ten percent of applicants receiving scholarship.
How do I get an NHSC scholarship?
You commit to a minimum two years of full-time service in exchange for a full year of scholarship support. You must serve at an NHSC-approved site in a HPSA. The total number of years you serve will depend on the number of school years of NHSC SP support you received. (This cannot exceed four school years.)
How do I get out of my NHSC contract?
Whether you resign or your NHSC-approved site(s) terminates you, contact us immediately through the BHW Customer Service Portal. If eligible for a transfer, we will give you a certain timeframe in which to obtain employment at an NHSC-approved site.
How much is the NHSC stipend?
During the 2021-2022 school year, NHSC scholars will receive a monthly stipend (currently estimated at $1,434 before federal taxes) to assist with living expenses.
How much is the HRSA monthly stipend?
Stipend Payment a. For the 2019-2020 academic year, the Nurse Corps SP will pay each full-time student a monthly stipend of $1,383 (which is reduced after federal income and federal Insurance Contributions Act (FICA) taxes are deducted). A part-time student will receive a proportionately reduced stipend amount.
How does the NHSC work?
The NHSC loan repayment program offers competitive student loan repayment assistance funding. If you work full-time at an HPSA, you can get up to $50,000 in student loan assistance working a two-year contract. Regardless of the award, you receive in student loan repayment assistance, it isn’t taxable.
What are NHSC sites?
The following site types are eligible to become NHSC-approved:
- State Prison.
- Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services Certified Rural Health Clinics.
- Critical Access Hospitals (CAH)
- Community Mental Health Centers (CMHC)
- State or Local Health Departments.
- Community Outpatient Facilities.
- Private Practices (Solo or Group)
How much is the nurse corps monthly stipend?
How much is the NHSC Loan Repayment?
The NHSC will pay up to $25,000* for an initial 2 years of half-time clinical practice to clinicians serving at an NHSC-approved service site with a designated HPSA score.
How do you get into the Nurse Corps?
- Diploma, associate’s or bachelor’s degree in nursing from an accredited nursing program.
- Completion of the Officer Basic Leadership course.
- Must be between the ages of 21 and 42 years (waiver is available)
- Must hold a current, valid and unrestricted nursing license.
- Must be a permanent U.S. resident.
What to do if you are not eligible for NHS braces?
If you’re not suitable for NHS braces, you may want to consider private orthodontic treatment. It’s available to everyone and there’s no assessment or waiting lists. Because we’re not limited by NHS funding, you can also choose from several of the latest braces, including Invisalign, clear fixed braces and lingual braces.
Who is most likely to qualify for free orthodontic braces?
Low-Income Low-income families are the most likely group to qualify for the mostly free braces from Medicaid because the eligibility rules for inclusion in the program hinge on earnings relative to the federal poverty level.
How to qualify for free braces from Smiles Change Lives?
Those who qualify for free braces from Smiles Change Lives must: 1 Have good oral hygiene without any unfilled cavities 2 Not wear braces currently 3 Have at least a moderate need for braces 4 Meet the organization’s financial guidelines, which vary by state
Can you get NHS braces in Brighton and Hove?
We’re proud to be Brighton & Hove’s longest established provider of NHS orthodontic treatment. NHS funding is available to under 18s who need braces to improve their oral health. If you qualify for NHS braces your treatment will be provided by our specialist team and funded by the NHS.
What specialty qualifies for NHSC? Which disciplines and specialties are eligible? Disciplines Specialties Physicians Allopathic (MD) Osteopathic (DO) Family Medicine General Internal Medicine General Pediatrics Obstetrics/Gynecology Geriatrics Physician Assistants (PA) Nurse Practitioners (NP) Adult Family Pediatric Women’s Health Geriatrics How competitive is the NHSC scholarship? Medical students must be US citizens, in school full-time, and…