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    Department of State Health Services
    1100 West 49th Street
    Austin, Texas 78756-3199

    Phone: (512) 776-7261
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Health Professional Shortage Areas (HPSAs) in Texas & Medically Underserved Areas/Populations (MUAs/MUPs) in Texas


NOTE: The shortage designation programs are now being overseen by the Texas Primary Care Office. Please direct inquiries or requests for designations to them at (512) 458-7518, Fax: (512) 458-7658, or contact them by email.

 Information about the HPSA and MUA/MUP programs can be found on HRSA's website at http://bhpr.hrsa.gov/shortage/.

Lists of HPSA Designations in Texas can be found on HRSA's website at http://hpsafind.hrsa.gov/.

Instructions for applying for a HPSA Designation can be found on HRSA's website at http://bhpr.hrsa.gov/shortage/hpsas/designationcriteria/index.html.

Criteria to qualify for HPSA Designations can be found on HRSA's website at http://bhpr.hrsa.gov/shortage/hpsas/apply.html.

Lists of MUA/MUP Designations in Texas can be found on HRSA's website at http://muafind.hrsa.gov/.


           Maps of HPSA Designations in Texas

           files include maps of Primary Care, Dental, and Mental Health HPSAs

           HPSA Maps in .pdf format

           HPSA Maps in Powerpoint

           The FFIEC Geocoder can be used to determine in what census tract a specific address is located.

           Census Tract maps can be found at American Factfinder.


 Reference: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Shortage Designation Branch - Federal HPSA database

Note: External links to other sites are intended to be informational and do not have the endorsement of the Texas Department of State Health Services. These sites may also not be accessible to people with disabilities.

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Last updated August 04, 2011