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Provider Stories

Idaho AHEC is committed to sharing the stories of the healthcare providers who make a difference in our communities. These providers are the reason people receive much needed care in rural and underserved areas.

We are indebted to them for their continued love of healthcare and our state! 

Sandra's Story

In this video, Sandra Woolstenhulme, DNP, FNP, describes what it is like to be a nurse practitioner in rural, southeast Idaho. She talks about the intricate ties that bind practitioners to their communities. 

Avis's Story

In this video, Avis Semrad addresses the complexities associated with keeping health-related services open in rural Idaho communities like Malad. She talks about the passion she has for her work and the heartache that comes with watching services vanish.