Match.com for Rural Primary Care Posts

By | February 24th, 2014|Prevention|

Access to primary care providers in rural AZ is a problem.  Our National Health Service Corps Loan Repayment Program and the State Loan Repayment Program are part of the solution- recruiting primary care workforce resources in those areas.  Still, there’s not enough providers in rural Arizona- and 150 rural communities in Arizona need access to primary [...]

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Doctor Shortage – a Public Health Concern

By | January 30th, 2013|Affordable Care Act, General|

Public Health tracks the number of healthcare workers – physicians, dentists and psychiatrists – to make sure we have enough to take care of the community.  In Arizona we’ve been challenged to recruit and keep those professionals – and we have numerous Health Professional Shortage Areas.  Just to eliminate the current shortages, we’d need an [...]