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Arizona J-1 Visa Waiver Program

Eligibility Requirements – Hospitalists

The Arizona Department of Health Services (ADHS) J-1 Visa Waiver Program supports waivers for J-1 physicians practicing or ready to practice as "Hospitalists" in federally designated Health Professional Shortage Areas (HPSA), Medically Underserved Areas or Populations (MUA/P).

The ADHS defines "Hospitalists" as J-1 physicians who practice Family Medicine, Internal Medicine, Obstetrics and Gynecology, or Pediatrics in a hospital and does not limit the practice to a subspecialty.