ERIC Number: ED428635
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1998-Nov-13
Reference Count: N/A
Health Professions Education Partnerships Act of 1998. Public Law 105-392.
Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC.
This document presents the full text of Public Law 105-392, the Health Professions Partnerships Act of 1998, a law which amends the Public Health Service Act to consolidate and reauthorize health professions and minority and disadvantaged health education programs. Title I concerns health professions education and financial assistance programs. Chapters address school-based revolving loan funds and insured health education assistance loans to graduate students. Title II revises and extends programs of the Office of Minority Health. Title III includes selected initiatives concerned with state offices of rural health, demonstration projects regarding Alzheimer's disease, and project grants for immunization services. Title IV offers miscellaneous provisions such as clinical traineeships, tuberculosis preventive health services, community programs on domestic violence, state loan repayment programs, construction of regional centers for research on primates, trauma care, health information and health promotion, emergency medical services for children, the AIDS drug assistance program, the National Foundation for Biomedical Research, and fetal alcohol syndrome prevention and services. (DB)
Publication Type: Legal/Legislative/Regulatory Materials
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC.
Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Public Health Service Act