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The Nebraska Area Health Education Center Program (AHEC) works state-wide through regional centers to connect students to health careers, health professional to communities, and communities to better health. AHECs are created as a way in which health career training programs and communities can recruit and train health care professionals to serve in rural and underserved areas, in order to meet the state’s health and health workforce needs.
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Human Papillomavirus (HPV) Vaccine Safety" Presented by: Julianne Gee, MPH, Immunization Safety Office, Centers for Disease Control & Prevention The Southeast Nebraska AHEC welcomes you to participate in this free continuing education course. In order to...
Disparity in the access and availability of the healthcare workforce has been a long-standing issue in Nebraska, particularly in more rural areas of the state. The current distribution of the healthcare workforce within the state poses significant challenges in the...
The latest statistics from the CDC show there were forty-four opioid-related overdose deaths occurred in Nebraska in 2016. Educating and equipping community members on how to use the opioid reversal drug, naloxone, can help save lives. As part of our goal of providing...