Medically Underserved Area
Professional Practice Location
Geographic area in which a professional person practices; includes primarily physicians and dentists.
Area Health Education Centers
Rural Health Services
Foreign Medical Graduates
A geographical area of the United States with no definite boundaries but comprising northeastern Alabama, northwestern Georgia, northwestern South Carolina, western North Carolina, eastern Kentucky, eastern Tennessee, western Virginia, West Virginia, western Maryland, southwestern Pennsylvania, southern Ohio, and southern New York.
Physician Incentive Plans
Compensatory plans designed to motivate physicians in relation to patient referral, physician recruitment, and efficient use of the health facility.