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HHS Announces $290M Loan Program for Docs in Underserved Areas
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The federal government on Monday unveiled a $290 million loan repayment program that could reimburse primary care physicians and dentists up to $60,000 if they agree to practice for two years in medically underserved areas. Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius announced the launch of the application cycle for the National Health Service Corps Loan Repayment Program, during a visit to Total Health Care, a community health center in Baltimore.