Health Professional Shortage Area (HPSA) & Medically Underserved Area/Population (MUA/P) Designations

  • HPSA and MUA/P Program Overview

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    This overview is intended to provide basic information on some of the fundamental concepts of Health Professional Shortage Area (HPSA) and Medically Underserved Area/Population (MUA/P) designations. This information is not intended to be all inclusive, but should provide the background information needed to understand the purpose of, general criteria for, and applications of HPSA and MUA/P designations. Read more of the overview here.

Program Information