The North Carolina Area Health Education Centers (NC AHEC) Program

Mission

NC AHEC provides and supports 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


Vision

We envision a state where everyone in North Carolina is healthy and supported by an appropriate and well-trained health workforce that reflects the communities it serves.


Diversity Statement

At NC AHEC, we are committed to including diversity, equity, and inclusion in everything we do. Doing so is essential for us to succeed in increasing health equity through our work to recruit, train, and retain a health workforce that reflects all communities we serve.


Values

EXcellence

We deliver quality activities and services that our customers and partners value.

Diversity

We promote equity and inclusivity.

integrity

We act with fairness, transparency, and the highest level of ethics.

collaboration

We value partnerships and support interprofessional approaches.

improvement

We continuously innovate and improve our work.