Alaska Center for Rural Health and Health Workforce (ACRH-HW)

Alaska Center for Rural Health and Health Workforce (ACRH-HW)

ACRH-HW develops academic health programs and sponsors educational programming and job shadowing in healthcare fields, collaborating with others to identify and meet Alaska's health workforce needs.

National Bureau of Health Workforce

Alaska Center for Rural Health and Health Workforce

Vision

The health workforce that Alaska needs is developed through collaborations inside and outside of the University system.

Purpose

Manage health-related policy, planning, development, and advocacy activities for the University of Alaska system, and create strong pathways for Alaskans to become the health professionals Alaska needs.

Mission

The Center was established to support the University of Alaska Anchorage’s mission as the health university of the University of Alaska statewide system, and to stimulate appropriate system-wide development of health academic programs and research across the state, providing an interactive bridge between external and internal stakeholders.

Principles/Values
  • Collaboration and Partnership
  • Grow Our Own, Close to Home
  • Responsive  and Reliable Service
  • Intelligent and Transparent Dialogue
  • Positivity (“Can Do”)
  • Integrity
  • Flexibility

News and Events

Featured Stories

AHEC

Calendar

August 2017

Aug. 18: Complex Trauma Conference
Aug. 2, 4, 7, 9, 11: Healthcare portion of ANSEP Acceleration Academy

July 2017

Jul. 12-Aug. 2: Rural Immersion Insitute of the North

June 2017

Jun. 21, 23, 26, 28, 30: Healthcare portion of ANSEP Acceleration Academy
Jun. 18-24: PATH Camp: Behavioral Health
Jun. 11-17: PATH Camp: Behavioral Health
Jun. 4-17: PATH Camp: Allied Health
Jun. 4-10: PATH Camp: Behavioral Health

May 2017

May 28-Jun. 3: PATH Camp: Allied Health
May 22-26: STEM Careers Exploration Week
May 22-26: PATH Academy: Allied Health

April 2017

Apr. 28-30: AHEC at Alaska School Nurses Conference
Apr. 26: AHEC at Alaska Primary Care Association Conference
Apr. 24-28: PATH Academy: Allied Health
Apr. 22 OR 29: College of Health Dress for Success
Apr. 19: HPV Webinar--Oral Health
Apr. 15: AHEC at Anchorage's Promise & Kids Day
Apr. 6: HPV Webinar--Primary Care and Oral Health
Apr. 1: Alaska PreMed Summit

March 2017

Mar. 30: HPV Webinar
Mar. 28-May 30: Spring GEC Series
Mar. 23-25: Alaska HOSA Conference
Mar. 3: Grand Rounds Event: Innovations in Diabetes Treatment

Icons courtesy of the Noun Project: creators Wilson Joseph, Health Care Symbols Collection, Ted Grajeda, Zlatko Najdenovski, Nicholas Menghini, Thomas Helbig

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