Public Comment Period, OT & PT Shortage

Public comment period for OT and PT state-designated shortage areas

Public comments are currently being accepted for the proposed occupational therapist (OT) and physical therapist (PT) state-designated shortage areas as proposed by the Rural Health Advisory Commission (RHAC).

The OT and PT state-designated shortage areas and supporting documentation are posted on the Office of Rural Health webpage, available here. The columns in RED on the listings are the 2014 proposed shortage areas. The 2010 shortage areas are included for comparison.

If something does not look correct, please let us know. Instructions for the submission of comments are included in the document.

The Public Comment Period ends June 2, 2014. If you have any questions, please contact Marlene Janssen, executive director of the RHAC at (402) 471-2337 or marlene.janssen@nebraska.gov.