Updated: Health Professional Shortage Areas

FORHP’s parent agency, the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) announced the availability of the complete lists of all geographic areas, population groups, and facilities designated as primary medical care, mental health, and dental health professional shortage areas (HPSAs) as of May 1, 2018. The lists are available on HRSA’s HPSA Find website. Rural health programs that depend on HPSA designation include the National Health Service Corps, Community Health Centers and look-alikes, and Rural Health Clinics. Read more