Texas AHEC East Celebrates

Sep11

While many physicians in the United States report frustrations with their work, the public continues to hold health care providers in high regard.

Nearly nine-in-ten Americans (87%) who have seen a health care provider in the past year say their concerns or descriptions of symptoms were carefully listened to, and 84% say they felt their provider “really cared about (their) health and well-being,” according to a Pew Research Center survey conducted in spring 2016. Most patients in U.S. have high praise for their...

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Jun27

2017 Northeast Texas CHW Coalition Conference Presentations

The following presentations are scheduled to be provided during the 2017 Northeast Texas Community Health Worker Conference held on July 14, 2017 in Tyler at Tyler Junior College (West Campus)....

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Jun9

News Blasts

Click here: June Two 2017 June One 2017 to view Northeast Region News Blasts for events and opportunities for participation.  

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Jun9

News Blasts

Click here: June Two 2017 June One 2017 to view Northeast Region News Blasts for events and opportunities for participation.  

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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...

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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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Oct26

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 30 – Cooking demo focused on low carbohydrate, healthful foods geared for diabetic patients. Group discussion and general Q&A to follow demonstration. See the Diabetes Group Flyer for more information. Please...

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Nov30

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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