Michigan

Rachel Ruddock
Tel: 517-355-7758
Email

 

Welcome to Michigan! The state of Michigan is graced with the riches of unspoiled nature: the world's longest freshwater coastline, fresh water lakes that feel like oceans, shimmering beaches, miles of cherry orchards, numerous wineries and breweries, glorious sunrises and sunsets, daytime skies of the deepest blue, nighttime skies scattered with stars. Michigan offers a near infinite array of moments that live forever in memory. Come and explore Pure Michigan. Visit www.michigan.org to learn more about living and working in Michigan.



Key Points

  • The Michigan Center for Rural Health (MCRH) was founded in 1991 as a nonprofit organization and is the State Office of Rural Health for Michigan. MCRH's mission is to improve the health of rural residents and communities.
  • Tremendous and diverse practice opportunities exist throughout Michigan. 
  • Michigan has 83 counties and 57 of them are designated rural.
  • The state of Michigan offers the Michigan State Loan Repayment Program (MSLRP) for eligible professionals seeking student loan repayment in addition to the National Health Service Corps (NHSC) in eligible areas. To learn more contact Rachel Ruddock.

Specialties Sought

  • Physicians
  • Sub-specialists
  • Physician Assistants
  • Nurses Practitioners
  • CRNA's 
  • Dentists

Please contact Rachel Ruddock at 517-355-7758 or rachel.ruddock@hc.msu.edu with any questions.

Dental Recruiting

 

Our state recruits Dentists for the Federally Qualified Health Centers in rural Michigan.

 

Mental Health Recruiting

 

Our state does recruit Mental Health Professionals. If you are interested in a specific community or region, please submit inquiries to rachel.ruddock@hc.msu.edu

Registered Nurse Recruiting

 

Our state does recruit Registered Nurses (RNs). If you are interested in a specific community or region, please submit inquiries to rachel.ruddock@hc.msu.edu

If you're interested in the Michigan Conrad 30 program please visit http://www.michigan.gov/mdhhs/0,5885,7-339-71551_2945_47635-215486--,00.html 

If you're a J-1 primary care physician, in addition to the Conrad 30, you may also be eligible for the U.S. Exchange Visitor Visa Waiver Program through the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS). More information about the HHS waiver program can be found here: https://www.hhs.gov/about/agencies/oga/about-oga/what-we-do/visitor-exchange-program/supplementary-b-clinical-care.html.

Questions? Contact Rachel Ruddock at rachel.ruddock@hc.msu.edu. 

J1 Contact Information

Rachel Ruddock
Michigan Center for Rural Health
909 fee Road, B-218 West Fee Hall, MSU
East Lansing, MI 48824
Phone: 517-355-7758
Fax: 517-432-0007
Rachel.Ruddock@hc.msu.edu

Rachel Ruddock
Michigan Center for Rural Health
909 fee Road, B-218 West Fee Hall, MSU
East Lansing, MI 48824
Phone: 517-355-7758
Fax: 517-432-0007
Rachel.Ruddock@hc.msu.edu
http://www.mcrh.msu.edu/

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