Temporary coverage services help address the shortage of physicians and specialists in rural and underserved areas of Kansas. Temporary coverage providers:
Health care employers, including rural hospitals, ERs, primary care clinics, private practices, and urgent care facilities are eligible to participate in temporary coverage. Services are available all across Kansas except in Douglas, Johnson, Sedgwick, and Shawnee counties.
All temporary coverage providers must have a full license issued by the Kansas Board of Healing Arts, a DEA certificate, and medical professional liability insurance.
Kansas communities that have received KLT services