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Health and Safety Code - HSC

DIVISION 107. STATEWIDE HEALTH PLANNING AND DEVELOPMENT [127000 - 130070]

  ( Division 107 added by Stats. 1995, Ch. 415, Sec. 9. )

PART 3. HEALTH PROFESSIONS DEVELOPMENT [127750 - 128585]

  ( Part 3 added by Stats. 1995, Ch. 415, Sec. 9. )

CHAPTER 2. Personnel Recruitment and Education [127875 - 128052]

  ( Chapter 2 added by Stats. 1995, Ch. 415, Sec. 9. )

ARTICLE 2.75. National Health Service Corps State Loan Repayment Program [127940- 127940.]
  ( Article 2.75 added by Stats. 2003, Ch. 682, Sec. 1. )

127940.
  

(a) In administering the National Health Service Corps State Loan Repayment Program in accordance with Section 254q-1 of Title 42 of the United States Code and related federal regulations, the Office of Statewide Health Planning and Development shall strive, whenever feasible, to equitably distribute loan repayment awards between eligible urban and rural program sites, after taking into account the availability of health care services in the communities to be served and the number of individuals to be served in each program site.

(b) The office shall set a reasonable deadline for when all applications are required to be received.

(c) All eligible applications shall be given consideration before any award is granted.

(d) The office shall include all federally qualified health centers located in California in the program’s certified eligible site list.

(e) As part of a program applicant’s initial application, program sites shall agree to provide matching funds.

(Amended by Stats. 2016, Ch. 454, Sec. 1. (AB 2048) Effective January 1, 2017.)

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