The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services has a new loan repayment assistance program. The program benefits primary health care professionals who work in an underserved rural or urban community. You must be a recent graduate with student loans to be eligible.
The National Health Service Corps Loan Repayment Program offers tax-free loan repayment assistance of up to $170,000 for a five-year, full-time commitment or up to $80,000 for a part-time service commitment.
The program is open to healthcare professionals, including dentists and dental hygienists.