Bill Number: HF196
Title: DMU Health Care Professional Recruitment Program

Opens the DMU health care professional recruitment program to include professionals graduating from other universities and practicing in an eligible rural community that matches state funds for educational loan repayment.  Further defines "rural community" and adds athletic trainers and occupational therapists to the list of eligible professionals (currently physicians, physician assistants, physical therapists, and podiatrists). Effective 7/1/21.

Status: Signed
Recent Action: 1/27 - Passed House (99-0, 1 absent) 2/24 - Passed Senate Education Committee (15-0) 4/6 - Passed Senate with amendment (47-0) 4/20 - Passed House second time as amended by Senate (92-0) 5/20 - Signed by Governor


Last Modified: 05/20/2021