HB 295

What is HB 295?

HB 295 or the Physician Workforce Amendments creates a grant program to create new medical residency programs or to expand current medical residency programs.

Grant Cycle:

Funding


This bill appropriates in fiscal year 2023:

To the Utah Board of Higher Education — Medical Education Council, as a one-time appropriation:
             •     from the Education Fund, $3,000,000;

To the Utah Board of Higher Education — Medical Education Council, as an ongoing appropriation:
             •     from the Education Fund, $1,500,000; and

To the Utah Board of Higher Education — Medical Education Council, as an ongoing appropriation:
              •     from the Education Fund, $550,000.

Reporting

Listed below are a few important reporting rubrics created to organize programmatic information, as well as to meet the reporting guidelines HB295 sets forth.

Figure 1. Programmatic Leadership

Figure 2. Institutional information

Figure 3. Application tracker

Figure 4.

Interviewed – total   
Utah based Medical Schools   
Utah based Undergrad   
Utah High School Grad   
NRPM Match listed- total   
Utah based Medical Schools   
Utah based Undergrad   
Utah High School Grad   
Matriculated – total   
Utah based Medical Schools   
Utah based Undergrad   
Utah High School Grad   
Post-program practice location U.S. Allopathic (M.D.)Osteopathic (D.O.)International M.D.
Utah                                  HPSA   
Rural   
Suburban   
Urban   
Intermountain West          HPSA   
Rural   
Suburban   
Urban   
Other                                 HPSA   
Rural   
Suburban   
Urban   

For more information on HB295

Utah State Legislature

Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education

Contact Information:

The Office of Primary Care & Rural Health

Email: opcrh@utah.gov