Outcomes of states' scholarship, loan repayment, and related programs for physicians.

Abstract

CONTEXT Many states attempt to entice young generalist physicians into rural and medically underserved areas with financial support-for-service programs-scholarships, service-option loans, loan repayment, direct financial incentives, and resident support programs-with little documentation of their effectiveness. OBJECTIVE The objective of this study was… (More)

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