Workforce Development


To improve accessibility and quality of care by implementing program to increase in health care providers across the state especially in rural areas of the State, areas considered to have health professional shortage and/or medically underserved areas/ population.

What does this program do?

  • Ensure adequate health workforce especially in the most high need areas
  • Market and Administer Workforce Programs (J-1 Visa, State Loan Repayment Program, National Health Service Corp) to expand access in underserved communities
  • Utilize data and local community engagement to understand workforce needs
  • Integrate workforce programs and workforce development into the CIMH model



  • State Loan Repayment Program
  • Maryland Loan Repayment Program
  • J1 Waiver
  • Appalachian Regional Commission (ARC)
  • Department of Health and Human Service Exchange Visitor’s Program ( HHS)
  • National Health Service Corp
  • Nurse Corp

Where can I learn more?

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Last updated: 2017 January 18