Recruitment and Retention


3RNET The Nation’s Most Trusted Resource for Health Professionals Seeking Careers in Rural and Underserved Communities


RHIhub TopicThe Rural Health Information Hub, formerly the Rural Assistance Center, is funded by the Federal Office of Rural Health Policy to be a national clearinghouse on rural health issues. We are committed to supporting healthcare and population health in rural communities.


National Health Service Corps Site Reference Guide – The NHSC builds healthy communities by supporting qualified health care providers dedicated to working in areas of the United States with limited access to care.


HRSA Health Workforce Connector – Search thousands of employment and training opportunities in underserved communities across the nation.


Recruitment and Retention Planning for Rural Health Networks and Members – The National Rural Health Resource Center’s reputation is built on a lasting commitment to rural health. The Center continues to adapt to the evolving needs at the local, state and national level.


Conrad 30 J-1 Visa Waiver Program  – The Conrad State 30/J-1 Visa Waiver Program exists to help recruit physicians to underserved areas. When physicians come to the US to complete their graduate medical education (GME) they come on a J-1 Visa. This visa allows them to complete their training, but then requires them to return to their home country for two years before applying for a work visa. Physicians can waive this requirement by obtaining a waiver through the Conrad State 30/J-1 Visa Waiver Program.


Community Health Association of Mountain/Plains States – Community Health Association of Mountain/Plains States (CHAMPS) is to provide opportunities for education and training, networking, and workforce development so that Region VIII (Colorado, Montana, North Dakota, South Dakota, Utah, and Wyoming) Community Health Centers can better serve their patients and communities.


Best Colleges: How to Find a Job Outside the Big City – With direct connections to schools and programs that suit their educational goals through our degree resources and program rankings. Best Colleges rankings are intended to inform and guide prospective students toward institutions that provide quality education and meaningful learning experiences at affordable costs.