National Health Service Corps

Pera, Mariam
April 2011
Access;2011, Vol. 25 Issue 4, p8
The article focuses on the National Health Service Corps (NHSC). The National Health Service Corps (NHSC) was founded in 1972 to enable health centers in rural and urban communities to compete with private medical practices in the U.S. The purpose of NHSC was specified in law 91-623. NHSC has connected communities with over 37,000 primary care practitioners.


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