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Mission and Ventures

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Our Mission:

The mission of Southeast Idaho AHEC is to develop a diverse and sustainable health care workforce in rural and underserved communities in southeast Idaho.


Pivotal Ventures:

  • The AHEC Scholars Program – provides opportunities for students from clinical, behavioral and public health professions to work jointly in rural and underserved communities
  • Inter-professional and continuing education - promote shared learning across disciplines
  • Recruitment and retention - of high school students from rural and underserved communities into health professions strengthens our healthcare system and improves access
  • Champion Southeast Idaho - highlights the benefits of living and working in Southeast Idaho
  • Partnerships and collaboration - with area stakeholders improve strategic goals and ensure program success