NHSC Support Network
As an NHSC member, you will be supported throughout your service commitment by a variety of resources aimed at helping you succeed.
Resources on this page
Staff located in the Washington, DC, area support the needs of Corps members.
Ten regional offices provide dedicated contacts who know your area of the country.
|Region I – Boston: CT, MA, ME, NH, RI, VT|
|Region II – New York: NJ, NY, PR, VI|
|Region III – Philadelphia: DC, DE, MD, PA, VA, WV|
|Region IV – Atlanta: AL, FL, GA, KY, MS, NC, SC, TN|
|Region V – Chicago: IL, IN, MI, MN, OH, WI|
|Region VI – Dallas: AR, LA, NM, OK, TX|
|Region VII – Kansas City: IA, KS, MO, NE|
|Region VIII – Denver: CO, MT, ND, SD, UT, WY|
|Region IX – San Francisco: AS, AZ, CA, CNMI, FM, GU, HI, MH, NV, PW|
|Region X – Seattle: AK, ID, OR, WA|
Web site – www.NHSC.hrsa.gov
Customer Service Portal – Access your information and complete transactions online—at any time!
- Update your personal information
- Ask NHSC a question
- Submit customer service requests (i.e., site transfers, suspensions)
PCOs are State-level offices that work to improve access to health care services for residents of their State. They know providers and sites in their State—including NHSC-approved sites.
PCOs can help you:
- Identify available jobs at NHSC-approved sites
- Learn about the needs and barriers to primary health care in your State
- Answer questions about the NHSC site application process
PCAs are nonprofit organizations located in States that provide training and technical assistance to safety-net providers.
PCAs can help you:
- Answer questions about the NHSC
- Connect to other primary care providers and resources in the state
AHEC programs help recruit, train, and retain a health professions workforce committed to underserved populations.
AHECs can help you:
- Link to community and academic educational partnerships
- Connect to educational opportunities, continuing education, and rotations for residents
SORHs work to improve access to health care in rural and underserved areas to reduce health disparities.
SORHs can help you:
- Access tools and resources for those serving in rural areas
- Find out about job opportunities at rural NHSC-approved sites
- Access networking opportunities with other rural providers
Read about what is happening with your fellow providers and the NHSC LRP in latest issue of Corps Connections. View past issues.
NHSC Community Connections are ongoing and informal regional networking events where NHSC members have the opportunity to come together in person to share resources, best practices, and new ideas, and to connect with:
- Area Health Education Centers
- Primary Care Offices
- State Offices of Rural Health
- Primary Care Associations
- Student Experiences and Rotations in Community Health grantees, and more.
Free to participate; RSVP requested. Please note that NHSC is unable to provide travel reimbursement to attend.