Geriatrics Loan Forgiveness Act (2009)
Federal bill would allow those participating in geriatric health training to include that time in training towards the two-year minimum obligation in the National Health Service Corps Loan Repayment Program. The program provides up to $25,000 per year to repay student loans in exchange for working in a high-need Health Professional Shortage Area.
Bill Number H.R. 1457
Sponsor Rep. Rosa DeLauro (D-CT)
Date of Introduction 3/12/2009
Latest Activity Stalled (did not pass in 111th Congress)
More Info http://thomas.loc.gov/
Topic: Professional Workforce Development