There is a serious health care
shortage in rural Texas, leaving some communities without the higher
level of medical care available in metropolitan areas.
The Texas Medical Board
has taken a proactive stance on rural health care concerns.
The Board provides information
regarding rural health programs sponsored by private and state
A goal of the Texas Medical Board
is to make health care accessible to all rural
Texans. We hope to achieve this by promoting rural practice
opportunities among health care providers.
you would like more information regarding these
programs, please contact the: