S. 66 (104th): A bill to amend title VII of the Public Health Service Act to ensure that social work students or social work schools are eligible for support under the Health Careers Opportunity Program, the Minority Centers of Excellence Program, and programs of grants for training projects in geriatrics, to establish a social work training program, and for other purposes.

Jan 04, 1995 (104th Congress, 1995–1996)
Died (Referred to Committee)
Daniel Inouye
Senator from Hawaii
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Jan 04, 1995
6 pages
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This bill was introduced on January 4, 1995, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Introduced Jan 04, 1995
Referred to Committee Jan 04, 1995

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Amends the Public Health Service Act to make disadvantaged students enrolled in social work programs eligible for scholarships.
Makes schools offering social work programs eligible for assistance for certain disadvantaged faculty programs, programs to support excellence in health profession education for minorities, programs to support health career opportunities, and programs to support geriatric training projects.
Authorizes grants to, or contracts with, hospitals, schools offering programs in social work, or other entities for the development of social work training programs and financial assistance to participants and teachers of such programs.
Authorizes grants to, or contracts with, schools offering programs in social work to meet the costs of projects to establish or maintain administrative units to provide clinical instruction in social work.
Authorizes and allocates appropriations.
Adds "clinical social worker" to specified profession definitions under health maintenance organization provisions.

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