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      house Committees
      House Committee on Energy and Commerce
      Health
    IntroducedJune 17th, 2009

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Title

Health Care Workforce Incentive Act of 2009

Official Title

To enhance the primary care workforce through the establishment of a National Health Workforce Advisory Board and the provision of workforce data and analysis.

Summary

Health Care Workforce Incentive Act of 2009 - Establishes an independent National Health Workforce Advisory Board to advise Congress on issues affecting the health care workforce. Establishes a National Center for Workforce Data and Analysis in the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS). Directs the HHS Secretary, through the Center, to establish a competitive State Health Workforce Shortage grants program to harmonize health workforce needs and medical education.