JAMA November 23, 2021
Rita Rubin, MA

The US Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) recently announced that it will provide $100 million for state-run programs that support, recruit, and retain primary care clinicians who live and work in underserved communities.

All 50 states, Washington, DC, and US territories can apply for the grants funded by the American Rescue Plan. The Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) estimates that it will award up to 50 grants, for as much as $1 million each, for each of the program’s 4 years. Although HRSA encourages states to secure matching funds, it isn’t required. In addition, states can use...

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