Mission, Vision, and Values


The mission of the Eastern Washington Area Health Education Center is to strengthen the healthcare delivery system and provide opportunities that support the healthcare workforce in rural and underserved areas of Eastern Washington through engagement with students, practitioners, and the community.


Eastern Washington Area Health Education Center will be a resource center providing workforce training and development opportunities for rural and underserved areas while bridging communities to healthcare systems.

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The Eastern Washington AHEC is dedicated to the following key values:

  • Quality – We strive for excellence in everything we do
  • Integrity – We foster a culture of respect, commitment, and honesty
  • Equity – We open our services to anyone who seeks them
  • Service – We will provide reliable, adaptive service
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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 WA Area Health Education (WA AHEC) Program Office and its five regional Centers in the total amount of $740,000 for the 2023-2024 fiscal year (with a 1:1 total match of $740,000 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.