Affordable Care Act (ACA) Primary Care Residency Expansion Program

The Primary Care Residency Expansion program is a 5-year initiative aimed at increasing the number of primary care residents trained in a primary care specialty.

The program"s purpose is to increase new residency training positions over and above the currently number being trained.

The
program increases enrollment in primary care residency programs through funding additional resident stipends.

Agency - Department of Health and Human Services

The Department of Health and Human Services is the Federal government's principal agency for protecting the health of all Americans and providing essential human services, especially to those who