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These programs benefit Shortage Areas:
Health Center Program grants to providers in underserved areas
Rural Health Clinic Program cost-based reimbursement from Medicare and Medicaid
Medicare HPSA Bonus Payment for physicians
National Health Service Corps Loan Repayment and Scholarship Programs for primary care health professionals and students
Indian Health Service Scholarship Program for health professions students
Exchange Visitor Program for foreign physicians with J-1 visas working in shortage areas