Shortage Area Resources and Data
|Health Resources & Services Administration||Federal agency for improving access to healthcare and designating underserved areas.|
|Health Professional Shortage Areas Locator||
On-line tool to Health Professional Shortage Areas in Oklahoma.
|Medically Underserved Areas||On-line tool to locate Medically Underserved Areas in Oklahoma.|
|Oklahoma Primary Care Association||Non-profit association for the state's Federally Qualified Health Centers.|
|Oklahoma Health Care Authority (OHCA)||Resources related to the SoonerCare (Medicaid) Program.|
Recruitment and Retention Resources
|National Health Service Corps (NHSC)||
The NHSC program provides student loan repayment assistance to health professionals that serve in a federally designated Health Professional Shortage Area (HPSA).
|Physician Manpower Training Commission||Commission providing scholarship, residency and training assistance to health professionals serving in rural and underserved areas.|
|Oklahoma Dental Loan Repayment Program||State program which provides student loan repayment assistance to dentists that serve in state designated Oklahoma Dental Health Professional Shortage Area.|
|3RNET - National Rural Recruitment and Retention Network||National organization connecting health professionals with opportunities to work in rural and underserved areas.|
Rural Health Resources
Oklahoma Office of Rural Health
Organization providing research and programs to support healthcare infrastructure and access in rural Oklahoma.
|Oklahoma Rural Health Works||Provides assistance to rural hospitals and community members to identify local healthcare needs and solutions.|
|Rural Health Network of Oklahoma||Non-profit organization assisting rural providers with health information technology and human resource solutions.|
|Rural Assistance Center||National organization for information on rural healthcare policy and services.|