Eastern Washington Area Health Education Center

The Eastern Washington Area Health Education Center (EWAHEC) promotes health and wellness for underserved and at-risk populations through research, education, and community development.

Our Focus

  • Work to establish a youth pipeline of health care professionals from rural communities
  • Conduct a needs assessment of the continuing education needs of health care professionals working in rural health clinics
  • Support recruitment and placement in the Rural/Underserved Opportunities Program

What is AHEC?

AHEC Grant

This project is/was supported by the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) under grant number U77HP03022, for the WWAMI Area Health Education (WWAMI AHEC) Program Office and its five regional Centers in the total amount of $836,630 for the 2023-2024 fiscal year (with a 1:1 total match of $836,630 from non-federally funded governmental sources). This information or content and conclusions are those of the author and should not be construed as the official position or policy of, nor should any endorsements be inferred by HRSA, HHS or the U.S. Government.