State Primary Care Offices

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Alabama

Office Primary Care & Rural Health Exit disclaimer
Alabama Department of Public Health
201 Monroe Street Suite 1040 Montgomery, AL 36104
P.O. Box 303017 Montgomery, AL 36130-3017
Phone: 334-206-5396
Fax: 334-206-5434
PCO Director: Charles Lail, 334-206-5438
HPSA Contact: Niko Phillips, 334-206-3807
NHSC Contact: Rob Boyles, 334-206-5425
J1-Visa Contact: Charles Lail, 334-206-5438

Alaska

Health Planning and Systems Development Exit disclaimer
State of Alaska
Department of Health and Social Services
Division of Health Care Services
P.O. Box 110601
Juneau, AK 99811-0601
Phone: 907-465-3091
Fax: 907-465-6861
PCO Director; J-1 Visa, HPSA, and NHSC Contact: Merry Carlson, 907-269-2042 

Arizona

Bureau of Health Systems Development Exit disclaimer
Arizona Department of Health Services
150 N 18th Ave. Suite 300
Phoenix, AZ 85007
Phone: 602-542-1219
Fax: 602-542-2011
PCO Director and HPSA Contact: Patricia Tarango, 602-542-1436
HPSA Contact: Tracy Lenartz, 602-542-1772
NHSC and J1-Visa Contacts: Ana Roscetti, 602-542-1066 | Michael Abbott, 602-542-2904

Arkansas

Office of Rural Health and Primary Care Exit disclaimer
Arkansas Department of Health
4815 West Markham Street - Slot 22
Little Rock, AR 72205
Phone: See individual contacts
Fax: 501-280-4706
PCO Director: Rebecca Brosius, 501-280-4563
HPSA Contact: Randall Anderson, 501-280-4912
NHSC Recruiter Contact: Rhiannon Gschwend, 501-280- 4370

California

Healthcare Workforce Development Division Exit disclaimer
Office of Statewide Health Planning & Development
400 R Street, Suite 330
Sacramento, CA 95811
Fax 916-322-2588
Phone: See individual contacts
PCO Director and HPSA Contact: Hovik Khosrovian, 916-326-3734
NHSC Contact: Richard Creer, 916-326-3715

Colorado

Colorado Department of Public Health & Environment Exit disclaimer
Primary Care Office
4300 Cherry Creek Drive, South
Denver, CO 80246-1530
Phone: 303-692-2466
Fax: 303-758-9013
PCO Director: Stephen Holloway, 303-692-2582
HPSA Contact: Kitty Stevens, 303-692-2298
NHSC/SLRP/International Medical Graduates Contacts: Rich Marquez, 303-691-4916

Connecticut

Connecticut Department of Public Health Exit disclaimer
410 Capitol Avenue, Mail Stop #11 MAT
Hartford, CT 06134-0308
Phone: 860-509-8074
Fax: 860-509-7720
PCO Director; HPSA and NHSC Contact: Marc Camardo, 860-509-8074
HPSA & NHSC Contact: Johanna Davis, 860-509-8074
J1-Visa Contact: Stephen Carragher, 860-509-7576

Delaware

Division of Public Health Exit disclaimer
Delaware Department of Health and Social Services
417 Federal Street
Dover, DE 19901
Phone: 302-744-4555
Fax: 302-739-3313
PCO Director; HPSA and NHSC Contact: Kathy Collison, 302-744-4555
J1-Visa Contact: Joan Barnwell, 302-744-4555

District of Columbia

District of Columbia Department of Health
Community Health Administration Exit disclaimer
Primary Care Bureau
899 N. Capitol St., NE
Washington, DC 20002
Fax: 202-442-4947
HPSA and Special Projects Coordinator: Ginger Pierce: ginger.pierce@dc.gov, 202-442-5892
PCO Director and HPSA Contact: Lauren Ratner: Lauren.ratner@dc.gov, 202-442- 9350
NHSC and J1-Visa Waiver Contact: Urvi Doshi:Urvi.doshi@dc.gov, 202-442-9168

Florida

Division of Public Health Statistics and Performance Improvement Exit disclaimer
Health Resources and Access Section
Bureau of Community Health Assessment
Florida Department of Health
4052 Bald Cypress Way, Bin C-15
Tallahassee, FL 32399-1735
Phone: 850-245-4444, ext 2702
Email: FL.PCO@flhealth.gov
PCO Director: Debbie Reich, ext 2702
HPSA and NHSC Contac: Keri Taggart, ext 3848

Georgia

State Office of Rural Health Exit disclaimer
Georgia Department of Community Health
502 South 7th Street
Cordele, GA 31015-1443
Phone: See individual contacts
Fax: 229-401-3077
PCO Director: David Glass, 229-401-3094
HPSA Contact: Dorothy Bryant, 229-401-3095
NHSC and J1-Visa Contact: Beth Walker, 229-276-2750
Other Contacts: Patricia Whaley,229-401-3090, Olakesta Outlaw, 229-401-3090

Hawaii

State of Hawaii, Department of Health
Family Health Services Division Exit disclaimer
3652 Kilauea Avenue
Honolulu, Hawaii 96816
Phone: See individual contacts
Fax: 808-733-8369
HPSA Contact: Allison  Mikuni, (808) 733-8364
PCO Director and NHSC Contact: Matthew Shim808-586-4122

Idaho

State Office of Rural Health & Primary Care Exit disclaimer
450 West State Street, 4th Floor
P.O. Box 83720
Boise, ID 83720-0036
Phone: 208-334-5993
Fax: 208-332-7262
PCO Director; HPSA, J-1 Visa, and NHSC Contact: Casey Suter, 208-334-5993

Illinois

Center for Rural Health Exit disclaimer
Illinois Department of Public Health
535 West Jefferson Street
Springfield, IL 62761
Phone: 217-782-1624
Fax: 217-782-2547
PCO Director: Julie Casper, 217-782-1624
HPSA and NHSC Contact: Dianne Roberts, 217-782-1624

Indiana

Chronic Disease, Primary Care & Rural Health Division Exit disclaimer
2 N. Meridian Street, 6B
Indianapolis, IN 46204
Phone: 317-233-7415
Fax: 317-233-7805
Division Director: Ann Alley, 317-233-7451
J-1 Visa Waiver and NHSC Contact, Natalie Morrison, 765-918-4431
HPSA Contact: Bowen Center for Health Workforce Research and Policy

Iowa

Iowa Department of Public Health
Primary Care Office Exit disclaimer
Bureau of Oral and Health Delivery Systems
Lucas State Office Building
321 East 12th Street, 4th Floor
Des Moines, IA 50319-0075
Fax: 515-242-6384
PCO Director: Katherine Jerkins, 515-423-2690
HPSA and NHSC Contact: Lloyd Burnside, 515-242-6879

Kansas

Bureau of Community Health Systems, Office of Primary Care and Rural Health Exit disclaimer
Kansas Department of Health and Environment
1000 Southwest Jackson, Suite 340
Topeka, KS 66612
Primary Care Office Director: Kendra Baldridge, 785-296-8113
Primary Care Workforce Coordinator: Ellan Spivey, 785-296-3135
Office Email: primarycare@ks.gov
Office Phone: 785-296-1200

Kentucky

Department For Public Health Exit disclaimer
Health Care Access Branch
Division of Prevention and Quality Improvement
275 East Main Street, HS2W-B
Frankfort, KY 40621
Phone: 502-564-8966 (see individual extensions)
Fax: 502-564-0655
PCO Director; NHSC and HPSA Contact: Lynn Ann Bishop, ext 4011
HPSA Contact: Kevin Skeeters, ext 4007
J1-Visa Waiver Contact: Medina Tipton, ext 4012

Louisiana

Louisiana Department of Health and Hospitals Exit disclaimer
Bureau of Primary Care and Rural Health
628 North 4th Street
Baton Rouge, LA 70802
Phone: See individual contacts
Fax: 225-342-5839
PCO Director; NHSC and J1 Visa Contact: Dorie Tschudy, 225-342-1583
HPSA and SLRP Contact: Beth Butler, 225-342-6326

Maine

Office of Rural Health & Primary Care Exit disclaimer
Department of Health and Human Services
Maine Center for Disease Control and Prevention - Preserve - Promote - Protect
Division of Licensing and Certification
Medical Facilities Licensing and Certification
41 Anthony Avenue
11 State House Station
Augusta, ME 04333-0011
Phone: 207-287-9300
Fax: 207-287-5431
PCO Director; HPSA, NHSC, and J-1 Contact: Michael Swan, 207-287-5503

Maryland

Primary Care Office
Office of Health Population Improvement
Department of Health & Mental Hygiene Exit disclaimer
201 West Preston Street
Baltimore, MD 21201
Phone: See individual contacts
Fax: 410-333-7501
PCO Director; NHSC, Nurse Corps and HPSA Contact: Elizabeth Vaidya, 410-767-5695
Workforce Coordinator: J-1, SLRP Contact: Temi Oshiyoye, 410-767-4467

Massachusetts

Primary Care Office Exit disclaimer
Massachusetts Department of Public Health
250 Washington Street, 5th Floor
Boston, MA 02108-4619
Fax: 617-624-6062
PCO Director: Julia Dyck, 617-624-5224
NHSC, J1-Visa Waiver, Loan Repayment Contact: Nicole Watson, 617-624-6051
HPSA Contact: WeeLock Ooi

Michigan

Michigan Department of Health & Human Services Exit disclaimer
Policy, Planning & Legislative Services
333 S. Grand Ave.
P.O. Box 30195
Lansing, Michigan 48909
Phone: See individual contacts
Fax: 517-284-4993
PCO Director: Amber Myers, 517-284-4981
HPSA Contact: Joe Tran, 517-827-0472
NHSC Contact: Christopher Stickney, 517-284-4985, stickneyc@michigan.gov
J1-Visa Waiver Contact: Brittany Brookshire, Telephone-517-284-4986 / Fax-517-284-4993

Minnesota

Office of Rural Health and Primary Care Exit disclaimer
Minnesota Department of Health
P.O. Box 64882
St. Paul, MN 55164-0882
Phone: 800-366-5424
Fax: 651-201-3830
PCO Director and NHSC Contact: Debra Jahnke, 651-201-3845
HPSA Contact: Keisha Shaw, 651-201-3860
J1-Visa Contact: Darwin Flores Trujillo, 651-201-3850

Mississippi

Mississippi State Department of Health Exit disclaimer
Mississippi Office of Rural Health & Primary Care
P.O. Box 1700
Jackson, MS 39215-1700
Phone: 601-576-7216
Fax: 601-576-7873
PCO Director; HPSA and NHSC Contact: Rozelia Harris

Missouri

Office of Primary Care & Rural Health
Missouri Department of Health & Senior Services Exit disclaimer
912 Wildwood Drive
P.O. Box 570
Jefferson City, MO 65102-0570
Phone: 1-800-891-7415
Local: 573-751-6441
Fax: 573-522-8146
PCO Director: Ben Harvey
HPSA and NHSC Contact: Lisa Eastman and Valerie Kempker

Montana

Montana Primary Care Office Exit disclaimer
Montana Department of Public Health & Human Sciences
P.O. Box 202951
Helena, MT 59620-2951
Fax: 406-444-2606
PCO Director: Ann Buss, 406-444-4119
HPSA and NHSC Contact: Brandy Kincheloe, 406-444-3934

Nebraska

Department of Health & Human Services Exit disclaimer
Office of Rural Health & Primary Care
301 Centennial Mall South
Lincoln, NE 68509-5026
Phone: 402-471-0148
Fax: 402-471-0180
PCO Director: Ann Buss, 406-444-4119 HPSA and NHSC Contact: Thomas Rauner

Nevada

Primary Care Office Exit disclaimer
Nevada Division of Public and Behavioral Health
Department of Health and Human Services
4126 Technology Way
Carson City, NV 89706
Phone: 775-684-4047
Fax: 775-684-5999
PCO Director: Scott Jones, 775-684-4047
HPSA and NHSC Contact: Joseph Tucker, 775-684-2232

New Hampshire

Rural Health and Primary Care Exit disclaimer
29 Hazen Drive
Concord, NH 03301
Phone: 603-271-5934
Fax: 603-271-4506
PCO Director; HPSA and NHSC Contact: Alisa Druzba

New Jersey

New Jersey Department of Health & Senior Services Exit disclaimer
Office of Primary Care and Rural Health
50 East State Street, 6th Floor
P.O. Box 364
Trenton, NJ 08625-0364
Phone: 609-292-1495
Fax: 609-292-9599
PCO Director; HPSA and NHSC Contact: Linda Anderson

New Mexico

Primary Care/Rural Health Office Exit disclaimer
New Mexico Department of Health
300 San Mateo, NE, Suite 900
Albuquerque, NM 87108
Fax: 505-841-5885
PCO Director: Timothy Lopez: 505-222-8671
HPSA and NHSC Contact: Roxanne Konst: 505-841-5867

New York

New York State Department of Health Exit disclaimer
Tower Building, Room 1695
Empire State Plaza
Albany, NY 12237-0053
Phone: 518-473-7019
Fax: 518-486-7835
PCO Director and NHSC Contact: Jonathan Wettergreen, 518-473-4700 x00
HPSA Contact: Robert Martiniano, DrPH, MPA, 518-402-0250
 

North Carolina

Office Rural Health and Community Care Exit disclaimer
North Carolina Department of Health & Human Services
311 Ashe Avenue, Cooke Building
Raleigh, NC 27606
Or 2009 Mail Service Center - Raleigh, NC 27699-2009
Phone: See individual contacts
Fax: 919-733-8300
PCO Director and HPSA Contact: Mark Snuggs, 919-527-6465
NHSC and J1-Visa Contact: Cindy Leighton, 919-527-6452

North Dakota

North Dakota Department of Health Exit disclaimer
600 E. Boulevard
Bismarck, ND 58505-0200
Fax: 701-328-4727
PCO Director: Bobbie Will, 701-328-4908
HPSA Contact: Terri Lang, 701-858-6795
NHSC and J1-Visa Waiver Contact: Stacy Kusler, 701-777-3300

Ohio

Primary Care Office Exit disclaimer
Ohio Department of Health
246 North High Street, 7th Floor
Columbus, OH 43215
Phone: 614-644-8508
Fax: 614-564-2432
Director: Coleen Schwartz, 614-728-3700
NHSC and SLRP Contact: Shane Ford, 614-466-7475
J-1 Visa Contact: Hend Mostafa, 614-466-1629
HPSA/MUAP Contact: Ryan Kline, 614-752-4787
Oral Health Contact: Star Sawicki, 614-644-8496

Oklahoma

Office of Primary Care and Rural Health Development Exit disclaimer
Center for Health Innovation and Effectiveness
Oklahoma State Department of Health
1000 NE 10th Street, Room 915
Oklahoma City, OK 73117
PCO Program Director and Director, Center for Health Innovation and Effectiveness: Adrienne Rollins, 405-271-9444 ext. 52981
J1-Waiver and Workforce Development Contact: Jana Castleberry, 405-271-9444 ext. 56520
HPSA and MUA/P Contact: Mollie Lovera, 405-271-9444 ext. 56734
NHSC and NURSE Corps Contact: Jane Garner, 405-271-9444 ext 56569
Questions on HPSAs and MUA/Ps, J1-Visa Waivers, and NHSC/NURSE Corps: OKOPC@health.ok.gov

Oregon

Primary Care Office Exit disclaimer
Oregon Health Authority
Health Policy and Analytics
500 Summer Street, NE E-65
Salem, OR 97301
Phone: 503-373-1791
Fax: 503-378-5511
PCO Director and NHSC Contact: Marc Overbeck, 503-373-1791
HPSA and NHSC Contact: Meadow Martell, 541-287-0098
J1-Visa Waiver Program: Dia Shuhart, 503-373-0364
Rural and Migrant Health Coordinator: Maria Castro, 503-884-4448

Pacific Basin

Pacific Island Health Officers Association PIHOA Exit disclaimer
737 Bishop Street, Mauka Tower, STE 2075
Honolulu, HI 96813
Office Phone: 808-537-3131
Fax: 808-537-6868
PIHOA Executive Director and PCO Director: Emi Chutaro , 808-537-3131
Regional HRH Coordinator and NHSC Contact: Greg Dever, 808-386-2588
Regional PCO Coordinator and HPSA Contact: Angela Techur-Pedro, 808-537-3131

Pennsylvania

Pennsylvania Department of Health
Bureau of Health Planning Exit disclaimer
Division of Health Professions Development
Room 1033 Health & Welfare Building
625 Forster Street
Harrisburg, PA 17120-0701
Phone: 717-772-5298
Fax: 717-705-6525
PCO Director and Director, Division Health Professions Development: Edward Naugle
HPSA Contacts: Craig Witman, Belinda Williams
NHSC Contact: Jacqueline Austin, 717-772-5298
J1-Waiver Program Contact: Jacqueline Austin, 717-772-5298

Puerto Rico

Puerto Rico Department of Health Exit disclaimer
Planning and Development Secretariat
PR Medical Center
P.O. Box 70184
San Juan, PR 00936-8184
Phone: 787-274-6739 Ext 3708
Fax: 787-274-5738
PCO Director: Darielys Cordero Rosario

Rhode Island

Office of Primary Care & Rural Health Exit disclaimer
Rhode Island Department of Health
3 Capitol Hill, Room 304
Providence, RI 02908
Phone: see individual contacts
Fax: 401-222-1442
Program Manager; HPSA, and NHSC contact: Margaret I. Gradie, 401-222-5952
J-1 Visa Waiver contact: Jill D'Errico, 410-222-1488

South Carolina

Office of Primary Care Exit disclaimer
South Carolina Department of Health & Environmental Control
2100 Bull Street
Columbia, SC 29201
Phone: 803-898-0766
Fax: 803-898-0557
PCO Director; HPSA and NHSC Contact: Mark Jordan

South Dakota

Office of Rural Health Exit disclaimer
South Dakota Department of Health
600 E. Capitol Avenue
Pierre, SD 57501
Phone: See individual contacts
Fax: 605-773-5683
HPSA and NHSC Contact, Primary Care Program Coordinator: DeAnn Sprenger, 605-773-2679
J1-Visa Waiver Contact: Jill Dean, 605-773-2706

Tennessee

Tennessee Department of Health Exit disclaimer
Andrew Johnson Tower, 2nd Floor
710 James Robertson Parkway
Nashville, TN 37243
Phone: 615-741-0388
Fax: 615-253-2100
PCO Director; NHSC and HPSA Contact: Patrick Lipford

Texas

Texas Primary Care Office Exit disclaimer
Texas Department of State Health Services
1100 West 49th Street, M328
Austin, TX 78756
Mail code: 1937
Phone: 512-776-7518
Fax: 512-776-7203
PCO Director; HPSA and NHSC Contact: Callie Bresette
HPSA/MUA Contact: Rhonnda Jones
J-1 Visa Waiver Contact: Clay Daniel
NHSC Contact: Cindy Ellis

U.S. Virgin Islands

U.S. Virgin Islands Department of Health Exit disclaimer
3500 Estate Richmond
Christiansted, VI 00820-4370
Phone: See individual contacts
Fax: 340-773-1376
PCO Director and HPSA Contact: Shaniece Charlemagne, 340-718-1311 ext 3173
NHSC Contact: Gesil Ramos 340-718-1311 ext 3006

Utah

Office of Primary Care & Rural Health Exit disclaimer
Utah Department of Health
P.O. Box 142005
Salt Lake City, UT 84114-2005
Phone: See individual contacts
Fax: 801-273-4146
PCO Director: Don Wood, 801-273-6619
HPSA and NHSC Contact: Matthew McCullough, 801-273-6621
Other Contact: Owen Quinonez, 801-273-6620

Vermont

Division of Health Improvement Exit disclaimer
Office of Rural Health and Primary Care
Vermont Department of Health
108 Cherry Street, P.O. Box 70
Burlington, VT 05401-0070
Phone: See individual contacts
Fax: 802-951-1275
PCO Director: John Olson, 802-951-1259

Virginia

Virginia Department of Health
Office of Health Equity Exit disclaimer
109 Governors Street, 7th Floor East
P.O. Box 2448
Richmond, VA 23219-2448
Phone: See individual contacts
Fax: 804-864-7440
PCO Director: Heather Anderson, 804-864-7426
NHSC Contact: Anna Riggan, 804-864-7434
J-1 Visa Contact: Olivette Burroughs, 804-864-7431
HPSA Contact: Rex Anson-Dwamena, 804-864-7428
HPSA Contact and GIS Manager: Justin Crow, 804-864-7428
 

Washington

Primary Care Office Exit disclaimer
Washington State Department of Health
P.O. Box 47853
Olympia, WA 98504-7853
Phone: See individual contacts
Fax: 360-236-2830
PCO Director: Sam Watson-Alvan, 360-236-2812
HPSA Contact: Randall Saylor, 360-236-2865
HPSA Contact: Laura Olexa, 360-236-2811
NHSC Contact: Renee Fullerton, 360-236-2814

West Virginia

Division of Primary Care Exit disclaimer
Office of Community and Rural Health Services
350 Capitol Street, Room 515
Charleston, WV 25301-3716
Fax: 304-558-1437
PCO Director: David Haden, 304-356-4234
HPSA and NHSC Contact: Karen Pauley, 304-356-4218
West Virginia Cooperative Agreement Coordinator: Nell Phillips, 304-356-4237

Wisconsin

Primary Care Program Exit disclaimer
Wisconsin Division of Public Health
PO Box 2659, 1 W. Wilson St.
Madison, WI 53701-2659
Phone: 608-267-1440
Fax: 608-267-2832
PCO Director: Jaime Olson, 608-267-1440
NHSC, J1-Visa, and HPSA Contact: Bejack Lor, 608-267-7121

Wyoming

Office of Rural Health Exit disclaimer
Public Health Division
Wyoming Department of Health
6101 Yellowstone Road, Suite 420
Cheyenne, WY 82002
Phone: 307-777-6512
Fax: 307-777-3623
PCO Director; HSPA and NHSC Contact: Keri Wagner, 307-777-6512

Date Last Reviewed:  May 2017