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.