Physician State Matching Loan Repayment Program-Oregon
Oregon Primary HealthCare Loan Forgiveness Program
Eligibility: Admitted to an approved Oregon rural training track for MD/DO, NP or PA (Your rural track program director must submit proof of your enrollment) and second or third year students, enrolled full-time.
Service Requirements: One year of clinical service in an approved rural Oregon practice site in exchange for each year of loans granted through this program. Service shall begin no later than 90 days following completion of a primary care residency, physician assistant or nurse practitioner training program. Participant must provide a minimum of 32 hours/week of clinical practice in an approved rural Oregon site. Eligible practice sites will be located in a rural federally designated HPSA, MUA, or Area of Unmet Healthcare need as designated by the Oregon Office of Rural Health.
Who Can Apply: Primary care physicians, nurse practitioners, or Physician Assistants.
Amount of Repayment per Year of Service: Participants are eligible for loans of up to $35,000 per year for their second and subsequent years of medical, nurse practitioner or physician assistant training.
Additional Information: Applications available February 10, 2014
Name: Oregon Office of Rural Health
Agent: Brooke Sturtevant