Andrea Schwab
Tel: (405) 252-8716

Oklahoma offers competitive pay for primary care, dental and mental health providers in rural and underserved Oklahoma including loan repayment opportunities through the National Health Service Corps. In addition, health center clinical staff also receive paid CME, benefits, vacation and some relocation costs. Benefits for most positions include paid CME, medical and dental benefits, excellent vacation opportunities and relocation costs. 

Oklahoma's economy is a leader in natural gas, energy, aviation, agriculture transportation and food production.  Four Fortune 500 companies and six Fortune 1000 companies are headquartered in Oklahoma,and it has been rated one of the most business-friendly states in the nation, with the 7th-lowest tax burden in 2007.  Health care is one of the top-paying industries in Oklahoma, making the state an excellent destination for providers wanting to focus on quality of life, quality of career and quality of care.


Key Points

Moving To Oklahoma has never been easier, and Oklahoma is a great place for you to start or continue your career. Here are a few facts about living in Oklahoma:

  • Oklahoma ranked #3 for Young Professionals
  • Competitive salaries
  • Low cost of living
  • NHSC Loan Repayment available
  • NHSC Scholarship locations available
  • State Loan Repayment Program
  • Competitive salaries
  • Rural and urban availability
  • State Loan Repayment

Specialties Sought

  • Family Practice Physicians
  • Family Practice w/OB
  • Pediatricians
  • Dentists
  • FNPs/APRNs
  • PAs
  • LCSWs
  • FP/IM
  • RNs

Contact the Office of Primary Care, Oklahoma State Department of Health for more information regarding the J-1 Visa program in Oklahoma.

Jana Castleberry, Health Planning Coordinator, Office of Primary Care & Rural Health Development - 405-271-9444 ext. 56520

J1 Contact Information

Jana Castleberry, Office of Primary Care & Rural Health Development
Oklahoma State Department of Health
1000 NE 10th Street
Room 915
Oklahoma City, OK 73117
Phone: (405) 271-9444 ext. 56520

Andrea Schwab
Oklahoma Primary Care Association
6501 N. Broadway Extension
Suite 200
Oklahoma City, OK 73116
Phone: (405) 252-8716
Fax: 405-424-1111
OKPCA's JobSeekers

Additional Contacts

Andrea Schwab
Tel: (405) 252-8716

Corie Kaiser
Tel: 405.945.8606


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