304A-1753 Contract necessary for filling of positions. In order to fill a position under this subpart, a person shall enter into a contract with the school of medicine of the University of Hawaii stating that the person:

(1) Agrees to participate in the residency program for the minimum period required to qualify for the licensure examination under chapter 453;

(2) Agrees to obtain a permanent license to practice medicine and surgery or osteopathy under chapter 453 as soon as possible following termination of participation in the residency program;

(3) Agrees to serve for two years as:

(A) An officer or employee of the department of public safety who is based in a correctional facility and whose normal course of duty requires medical treatment of inmates of the facility, another correctional facility, or both; or

(B) An officer or employee of the department of health who is employed to provide primary medical care to residents of and to be based in a rural community with a shortage of physicians; and

(4) Agrees to commence fulfilling the requirement under paragraph (3) immediately following the termination of participation in the residency program and licensure. [L 2006, c 75, pt of 2; am L 2009, c 11, 30]

 

 

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