abbey-king-carlisle-health-fair-101816Abbey King (Program Coordinator with Texas AHEC East-Northeast Region) at the Carlisle Community Health Fair on 10/18/16.  It was held in the elementary school cafeteria in Henderson, Texas.   There were various organizations represented which were focused on educating the youth of Rusk County.  The topics ranged from responsible drinking, nutrition, general health issues, and ATV Safety.  Abbey did an outstanding job at communicating the ATV Safety program to students and parents.

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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Mar27

Adolescent Health Guide for Health Care Providers (DSHS)

  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...

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Mar2

Ag Safety Awareness Program Week, March 5-11.

Explore your safe space during Ag Safety Awareness Program Week, March 5-11 If you care about someone, tell them, “Get out of My Space!” That’s the theme of Agricultural Safety Awareness Program Week, March 5-11. The U.S. Agricultural Safety and Health Centers are joining the American Farm Bureau Federation in urging respect for the safety spaces around hazardous farm equipment and...

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Feb16

Money Smart

  Money Smart Train-the-Trainer Webinar (Money Smart Program)    Vea esta página en español   Register Now:   The FDIC will present a Train-the-Trainer webinar, on financial education, focusing on FDIC’s Money Smart Program, February 22,...

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Feb14

National Diabetes Education Program – Taking Care of Your Diabetes Means Taking Care of Your Heart

  February is American Heart Month—a time for celebrating love and friendship. February also is a great time to talk to your patients with diabetes about taking care of their...

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Apr28

East Texas Community Health Conference

SAVE THE DATE Continuing education for multiples disciplnes will be available. Location to be determined

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Apr28

Physician and Mid-Level Provider Grand Rounds

Grand Rounds are held each Friday from 12:00 noon – 1:00 p.m. in the Academic Amphitheater and are designated for CME credit for physicians and mid-level providers. Please click...

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May3

DSHS Grand Rounds Spring Semester 2017

  Please join this FREE lecture series!   Please visit the DSHS Grand Rounds webpage for more information:   Grand Rounds Home will direct you to a map of the location, times, dates, and...

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