OHPD Purpose:

To improve Alaskans’ health, one graduate at a time, by guiding the considered development of health programs in support of University of Alaska’s colleges and campuses and providing an interactive bridge between external and internal stakeholders.

OHPD Products:

  • Facilitation with partners
  • Strategic and action planning
  • Alliance and work group facilitation and support
  • Program, project and potentials assessments/evaluations
  • Workforce data compilation – supply and demand
  • Informational presentations and reports
  • Developed/expanded health programs
  • Health graduates in rural Alaska
  • National health information technology curriculum dissemination
  • Alaska Native nurses and Nursing Workforce Diversity Program graduates
  • Technology acquisition/installation
  • Clinical simulation system (interdisciplinary) leading to lowered clinical errors
  • Distance education audit response

ACRH/AHEC Products:

  • Coordination of AHEC system in Alaska with AHEC Centers
  • Website
  • Alaska CACHE
  • Clinical rotations tracking
  • Continuing education offerings
  • Research studies and surveys