As a provider with HCC Network, you may be eligible to apply for loan repayment through Federal or State Loan Repayment programs.  

Federal Loan Repayment opportunities

There are three federal pots of money.  All loans use the same application, but you can only apply to ONE program.

  • National Health Service Corps Loan Repayment (RN not eligible)

  • National Health Service Corps Substance Use Disorder (Dental not eligible)

  • National Health Service Corps Rural Community Loan Repayment (Dental not eligible)

Nurse Practitioners may also consider:

  • National Nurse Corps Loan Repayment program

 

Visit this website to determine which is right for you:

https://nhsc.hrsa.gov/loan-repayment/nhsc-all-loan-repayment-programs-comparison

 

You will need to review the website, determine which loan to apply for, and then create an account and begin an application.  Once you decide, applications become available as early as December each year.

Missouri State Loan Repayment opportunities

Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services have two options for loan repayment:

Applications are accepted from January 1 to March 1, each calendar year.

https://health.mo.gov/living/families/primarycare/loanrepayment/

You will need the following documentation from HCC:

  • A copy of your employment contract for the proposed practice site for a period of no less than two (2) years. (Brook)

  • A copy of your payer mix percentage report. (Lori Wyse)

  • A copy of the sliding fee scale. (Lori Wyse)

  • A list of services provided by your employer. (Amanda)

  • A copy of your official job description (Brook)

  • A letter of support/recommendation from your employer or a copy of your latest performance appraisal. (Brook)

 

You will need to provide:

  • A copy of your professional license.

  • Proof of qualifying, outstanding educational debt.

  • A copy of your most recent credit report.