National Health Service Corps (NHSC)

The National Health Service Corps (NHSC) is a federal program designed to assist Health Professional Shortage Area (HPSA) communities in the development, recruitment, and retention of physicians and other allied-health care personnel through loan repayment and scholarship programs.

*Sites meeting the eligibility requirements must submit an application and site profile to participate in the programs.

**To determine if your community or area in which the site is located is already designated as a HPSA, visit If there is no designation in place, please contact the Primary Care Office (PCO) about submitting a request for a designation.

Download this pdf file. Georgia Counties with NHSC Sites

Your PCO contact is: