South Dakota State Information

South Dakota State Information

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: November 16, 2022

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State Mortgage Compensation Program Utility Interval Closes Wednesday, November 23, 2022


PIERRE, S.D. –   Functions for the Division of Well being’s (DOH) State Mortgage Compensation Program will shut on Wednesday, Nov. 23. Mailed purposes should be postmarked by this date and digital purposes should be submitted by 5 p.m. CT.


The funding just lately awarded to DOH by the U.S. Division of Well being and Human Companies and Well being Sources and Companies Administration (HRSA) to assist a State Mortgage Compensation Program was within the quantity of $1,509,000. For the subsequent three years, South Dakota will obtain $503,000 yearly to assist major care suppliers working full-time or half-time in a Well being Skilled Scarcity Space (HPSA). Full-time recipients can obtain as much as $25,000 yearly for a two-year service dedication in certainly one of these certified areas.


Thus far, over 70 purposes have been acquired. Functions proceed to be evaluated on a primary come, first-served foundation. Award bulletins to those that are eligible will likely be despatched in early 2023.


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