KEEP QUALITY PEOPLE WHERE THEY ARE NEEDED
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
TRAIN PEOPLE TO GO WHERE THEY ARE NEEDED
With a priority for underserved populations, we partner with communities to TRAIN PEOPLE TO GO WHERE THEY ARE NEEDED.
Community-based Training Sites
National Health Service Corps
FIND PEOPLE TO FILL HEALTH CARE JOBS
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
FOSTER HEALTHY BEHAVIORS
With a priority for underserved populations, we partner with communities to FOSTER HEALTHY BEHAVIORS.
Awareness of Healthy Behaviors
Adoption of Healthy Activities
MAXIMIZE LOCAL HEALTH CARE RESOURCES
With a priority for underserved populations, we partner with communities to MAXIMIZE LOCAL HEALTH CARE RESOURCES.
Qualitative Community Health Assessments
Community Health Worker Training
Texas AHEC East Celebrates 25 Years
Texas AHEC East works to improve the health of individuals and communities it serves through a wide array of programs that support health workforce development, cultivate health literacy and spur health care practice transformation.Read More
The CDC launches online training modules for safer opioid prescription practice The Centers for Disease Control & Prevention (CDC) launched an online training course focused on opioid prescription practices. The series features eight modules, of which one has been released thus far. The first module can be accessed here: https://www.cdc.gov/drugoverdose/training/ The training program offers recommendations for prescribing opioids more safely and effectively. It...Read More
The link, Population Health Management May Worsen Physician Shortage, discusses the growing issue of physician shortage in the United States, with a projected shortfall of up to 88,000 physicians...Read More
AHG 08 2016 Designed for health-care providers and other professionals who provide services, information, and support to young people. It offers guidelines on health and health-related legal issues pertinent to...Read More
Kamp Kenner is an annual summer overnight camp for high school students interested in discovering the health care field. Students will explore the different health professions, visit health institutions, learn how to prepare for college, gain hands-on experience and much more. Kamp Kenner 2017 applications are now open!Read More