NEI-AHEC Mission & Goals
To improve the supply, distribution, generalist-specialist balance, and quality of health care professionals and support personnel through collaborative community and academic partnerships.
NEI-AHEC goals are to:
- Increase diversity in healthcare degree programs and careers, targeting medically underserved areas,
- Enhance the curriculums of healthcare students via hands-on learning experiences,
- Provide continuing education for healthcare providers to assure culturally sensitive care, and
- Promote access by all citizens in the area to quality health, dental and mental healthcare