We provide and support educational activities and services with a focus on primary care in rural communities and those with less access to resources to recruit, train, and retain the workforce needed to create a healthy North Carolina.
NC AHEC is providing funding for Eastern AHEC to take the lead on a statewide effort to provide education and resources to primary care providers focusing on screening and management of mental illness in pediatric patients.
We offer a series of modules to help providers eliminate disadvantages that lead to healthcare disparities by increasing diversity in leadership, improving training for cultural humility, and strengthening community partnerships.
We are saddened by the persistent and pervasive injustices to Black and Brown people and other multicultural populations as evidenced by recent and historical acts of structural racism, violence, inequities, and power paradigms.
View our interactive map of our Area Health Education Centers