An additional six Astria Health Centers have been authorized to participate in the National Health Service Corps (NHSC). The NHSC supports providers who offer health care services to limited access areas. Scholarships and loan repayments opportunities are awarded to students who commit to working in a Health Professional Shortage community. Medical, dental, nurse practitioner, verified nurse midwife and physician’s assistant training students are all eligible to participate. Astria Health now has fourteen centers involved in the NHSC. Astria Health is proud to offer membership in the NHSC to new recruitments for physicians and advanced practices provides.
The newly participating Astria Health Center locations are Ahtanum, Terrace Heights, Toppenish, Selah, Summitview and Zillah. Additional information is available online.