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Health Care Career Promotion

Promote health care professions to students through various activities such as health care summer camps, science meets, and student activities.

Clinical Rotations

Recruit health care workers to rural Nebraska communities through rural clinical rotations of collegiate health care students.

Open Space
Continuing Education

Promote, design, and develop continuing education opportunities for health care professionals.


Located in Grand Island at College Park. Call (308) 385-6677


Central Nebraska

Area Health Education Center

Central Nebraska AHEC

Central Nebraska AHEC was established in 2001 as the first AHEC center in Nebraska. Located in Grand Island, Nebraska, CN-AHEC serves the largest geographic region that covers 34 counties with a population of 335,000. CN-AHEC works with schools, colleges, hospitals, communities, and other agencies to promote health care. CN-AHEC is a non-profit organization that is federally and locally funded.

The goal of Nebraska AHEC Program is to promote healthier communities through workforce development, health education partnerships and access to quality healthcare.   This mission is accomplished by CN-AHEC by improving the supply and distribution of healthcare professionals through partnerships among healthcare, academic and community providers in 34 counties in central Nebraska.

Ongoing Events

Adult Mental Health First Aid classes

Youth Mental Health First Aid classes



November 2014 - Classroom Presentations

January 31, 2015 - HOSA Mid Winter Skills Lab

February 3rd, 2015 - Traumatic Brain Injury CE Event

February 26th, 2015 - 8th Grade Science Meet - North Platte

March 19, 2015 - 8th Grade Science Meet - Grand Island

July 14th, 2015 - Minority Health Conference - Click link for more information

July 21-23, 2015 - UNK Health Care Career Summer Camp