With a priority for underserved populations, we partner with communities to keep quality people where they are needed.

Community Needs for Health Professionals
Continuing Education Programs
Networking Opportunities

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With a priority for underserved populations, we partner with communities to train people to go where they are needed.

Community-based Training Sites
Clinical Rotations
National Health Service Corps
Service Learning

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With a priority for underserved populations, we partner with communities to find people to fill health care jobs.

Introducing students to health careers
Promoting classroom activities
Providing scholastic resource help
Advising students on scholarship availability

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With a priority for underserved populations, we partner with communities to foster healthy behaviors.

Continuing Education
Awareness of Healthy Behaviors
Adoption of Healthy Activities

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With a priority for underserved populations, we partner with communities to maximize local health care resources.

Qualitative Community Health Assessments
Economic Analysis
Community Health Worker Training

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Oct1

2014 – 2015 Flu Season 3-Step Action Plan from the CDC

The flu (influenza) is a contagious respiratory disease that infects the nose, throat, and lungs and can lead to serious complications, hospitalization, or even death. Pneumonia and bronchitis are examples of serious flu-related complications. The flu also can cause certain health conditions, like diabetes, asthma, and heart and lung disease, to become worse. To protect you and others against the...

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Oct3

XIV Binational Health Week Symposium

XIV Binational Health Week Symposium: Teaming Up to Bridge the Gap Between Patient and Provider

The growing Latino patient population challenges health care providers in clinical and community care settings, both urban and rural, to utilize available resources to improve outcomes across the continuum of care. Community Health Care Workers (CHWs) also known as Promotoras, Patient Navigators, or Per Advocates, are a vital link between patients and providers. This growing partnership increase capacity and utilization of resources to enhance culturally linguistic care, resulting in improved health outcomes and empowering patients to improve healthy behaviors and lifestyle. This year’s symposium will share information on initial challenges, effective strategies and resulting best practices lining representatives in the U.S. and Mexico, panels of providers and CHWs, current research findings, interactive sessions, will highlight the growing need of incorporating CHWs as part of the health care team.

Keynote Speaker - Eduardo Sanchez, MD, MPH, FAAFP, Deputy Chief Medical Officer, American Heart Association

Supporting Evidence for Use of Community Health Workers with Marygrace Hernandez Leveille, PhD, ACNP-BC Nurse Scientist for Baylor University Medical Center

Panel Discussion, Workshops, Closing Plenary

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Oct3

Family Medicine Practice Management

Event Details Center: Northeast AHEC AHEC Program Area: PE & S Length of Program: 1 Hour Activity Partner(s): UT Health Northeast Family Medicine Residency Primary Activity Topic: Health Careers Secondary Activity Topic: n/a CE/CME Credits: Yes

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Sep30

2014 – 2015 Flu Season 3-Step Action Plan from the CDC

The flu (influenza) is a contagious respiratory disease that infects the nose, throat, and lungs and can lead to serious complications, hospitalization, or even death. Pneumonia and bronchitis are examples of serious flu-related complications. The flu also can cause certain health conditions, like diabetes, asthma, and heart and lung disease, to become worse. To protect you and others against the...

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Sep23

All the help you need in your search for information about health careers in Texas

The H.O.T.  Jobs Website  Where you can find training and licensure requirements, colleges and universities offering degrees, salaries, and job outlook for more than 90 careers in the health care...

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Sep16

iAHEC Tip of the Week

Tip of the week

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Sep30

2014 – 2015 Flu Season 3-Step Action Plan from the CDC

The flu (influenza) is a contagious respiratory disease that infects the nose, throat, and lungs and can lead to serious complications, hospitalization, or even death. Pneumonia and bronchitis are examples of serious flu-related complications. The flu also can cause certain health conditions, like diabetes, asthma, and heart and lung disease, to become worse. To protect you and others against the...

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Sep23

All the help you need in your search for information about health careers in Texas

The H.O.T.  Jobs Website  Where you can find training and licensure requirements, colleges and universities offering degrees, salaries, and job outlook for more than 90 careers in the health care...

Read More
Sep16

iAHEC Tip of the Week

Tip of the week

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