Providing Training and Continuing Education Opportunities to Professionals
Northern Nebraska Area Health Education is one of five AHECs in Nebraska and one of 256 AHECs nationwide. AHECs in Nebraska establish partnerships to improve access to healthcare for underserved residents and to provide training and continuing education opportunities to students, educators, and health professionals.
Northern Nebraska AHEC is a community-driven, non-profit corporation supported by federal and local assistance. Through our joint efforts, communities experience improved supply, distribution, and retention of quality healthcare professionals.
By partnering with communities and post-secondary institutions in Nebraska and surrounding states, Northern Nebraska AHEC:
- Assists youth and adults who are exploring careers in healthcare
- Supports the training of students currently enrolled in healthcare professional programs
- Supports the education and retention of healthcare professionals