Tennessee Rural Partnership


Tennessee Rural Partnership (TRP) provides Tennessee’s hospitals a free sourcing resource, either to assist your in-house recruiter or act as your own recruiter for primary care clinicians in rural and underserved communities. Our unique approach has matched over 100 primary care physicians, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, and other specialties to job opportunities across the state. TRP’s web site provides details on how we help you find qualified clinicians, resources on the healthcare workforce and practice incentives.

News and Resources:

Applications for the TRP Star HOSA Scholarship are now being accepted. Eligibility requirements include:

  • High school juniors or seniors, with above average grades, who want to be physicians, nurse practitioners or physician assistants.
  • Must be active in a HOSA club and nominated by their HOSA advisor.

The deadline to apply is Feb. 10, 2017. More information is available here.

TRP also has released its State of the State white paper, which includes physician data from all Tennessee counties and regions. It is available for download here. For more information, contact Denise Primm, dprimm@tha.com.