Resident Physicians

Currently there are 161 KBP participants practicing medicine in KansasIn order to address the need for primary care physicians in rural communities, the State of Kansas has funded the Kansas Bridging Plan (KBP), a loan forgiveness program. The purpose of KBP is to encourage primary care physicians to practice in rural communities upon completion of residency training.

Applications are accepted from Sept. 1 to Dec. 31 of each year. The application is initiated by completing and submitting an application form online at ruralhealth.kumc.edu, or at the RHES Kansas City or Wichita offices.

A resident and health care employer match is not necessary to be eligible for participation. A resident who has matched with a health care employer does not have preference over residents who have not.

Last modified: Jul 23, 2014
Apply Online
The application process is initiated by completing an online application form.
Paper forms are also available in the offices of Rural Health Education and Services in Kansas City and Wichita. Forms can be faxed or mailed to you.
Questions

Do you have any questions? Check out our FAQs for some helpful information or contact Rural Health.

316-293-2649
Toll-free: 888-503-4221

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