J-1 Visa Waiver Process Questions and Answers
|Question:||How do I get more information on Minnesota Shortage designations?|
|Answer:|| Refer to the federal
shortage area Web listings at:
• Health Professional Shortage Areas
• Medically Underserved Areas
• and the Minnesota Department of Health's Web site for Health Professional Shortage Areas and Medically Underserved Areas in Minnesota.
|Question:||Where can I find a list of facilities located in shortage areas?|
|Answer:||A list of facilities in shortage areas
does not exist. However,
the Minnesota Department of Health Licensing and Certification page
and the Minnesota Hospital Association Web sites may provide some
|Question:||Will the Minnesota Department of Health find me a job?|
|Answer:||We do not do direct J-1 physician placement.
a database of available physicians and provide that
information to health care facilities on request.
|Question:||How do I start the process for the state 30 waiver?|
|Answer:||Send your C.V. with cover
Minnesota Department of Health
Office of Rural Health and Primary Care
P.O. Box 64882
St. Paul MN 55164-0882
Fax: (651) 201-3830
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