The mission of the North Carolina AHEC Program is to meet the state’s health and health workforce needs by providing educational programs in partnership with academic institutions, health care agencies, and other organizations committed to improving the health of the people of North Carolina.
AHEC educational programs and information services are targeted toward:
- Improving the distribution and retention of healthcare providers, with a special emphasis on primary care and prevention.
- Improving the diversity and cultural competence of the health care workforce in all health disciplines.
- Enhancing the quality of care and improving health care outcomes.
- Addressing the health care needs of underserved communities and populations.
|To view the Mediasite recording of
former NC AHEC Director Tom Bacon's presentation on
"The History and Programs of the North Carolina AHEC Program"
from the 2010 NC AHEC Statewide Conference, please click here.