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What does HPSA stand for?

HPSA stands for Health Professional Shortage Area

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8 percent of the population, or more than two million people, live in a dental health professional shortage area, according to data on designated Dental Health Professional Shortage Areas (HPSA) from the Kaiser Family Foundation.
Eligible professionals can receive up to $44,000 over five years under the Medicare EHR Incentive Program and even more if they provide services in a health professional shortage area.
Medically underserved areas and health professional shortage areas further potentiate these barriers and contribute to delays accessing care.