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
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...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
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...Read More