Provides financial assistance, reduced tuition, and/or preferential admission to Nevada students at participating institutions.
WICHE-supported Nevada professionals are guaranteed to work a minimum of 2-4 years to meet workforce shortages, and many participants continue to work in Nevada after they have completed the obligation period.
Requires WICHE professionals to provide services in their given health care fields. Nevadans throughout the state have access to care on a continuous, consistent basis that may otherwise not be available.
Generates additional employment opportunities and income that contribute to the local tax base, as well as helps Nevada attract and retain businesses and jobs.