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
Networking Opportunities

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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
Clinical Rotations
National Health Service Corps
Service Learning

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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

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FOSTER HEALTHY BEHAVIORS

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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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
Economic Analysis
Community Health Worker Training

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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.

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May23

New Course: Hand Hygiene, Glove Use, and Preventing Transmission of C. difficile

As part of the Clean Hands Count campaign, we are pleased to announce a new course: Hand Hygiene, Glove Use, and Preventing Transmission of C. difficile. This free course offers continuing education (CE) and covers the following topics: Hand hygiene and glove use for the C. difficile patient, Best practices for glove use, and The role of cleaning to prevent the spread...

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May17

New SAMHSA Behavioral Health Publications

Click on this LINK or the links below for more information about new Behavioral Health Publications recently published by SAMHSA. Understanding Depression Caregiver: Provides caregivers with a general overview...

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May15

Rural Health Fellows Program

Click here to find out about the  Rural Health Fellows Program A year-long, intensive program designed to develop a community of rural health leaders.   Geographic coverage: Nationwide   Application Deadline: Sep 1, 2017   Sponsor:...

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Apr20

Opioid Prescription Practice Training Modules

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...

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Mar29

Population Health Management May Worsen Physician Shortage Mar 22, 2017

  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...

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Mar6

Kamp Kenner Health Career Summer Camp 2017

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...

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May25

Memory Cafe

Please click on this link for more information about the ongoing Memory Cafe  at the Holly Brook Baptist Church, 3219 S. FM 2869 in Hawkins, Texas. Lunch is provided for attendees.  

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May25

Diabetes Discussion Group

Each month, a variety of diabetes-related topics will be covered. Cooking demonstrations Meal planning tips and healthy recipes Ideas for easy and safe exercises Healthy stress and coping techniques Improved diabetes self-management Community guest speakers April...

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