Office of Statewide Initiatives

Office of Statewide Initiatives

Office of Statewide Initatives

Office of Statewide Initiatives

Supporting the mission of the University of Nevada School of Medicine to train the next generation of physicians through active community engagement and programs which increase access to care statewide.

Office of Rural Health

Office of Rural Health

The Office of Rural Health provides state and national leadership in addressing recruitment and retention issues, technology resources, and promotion of graduate medical education.

Area Health Education Centers

Area Health Education Centers

The AHEC program mission is to enhance access to quality health care, particularly primary and preventive care, by improving the supply and distribution of health care professionals through community/academic educational partnerships.

Health Workforce Research and Policy Program

Health Workforce Research and Policy Program

The Health Workforce Research and Policy Program aims to be the most trusted source for health care workforce data and analysis in Nevada.

Medical Education Council

Medical Education Council

The Medical Education Council of Nevada was established to ensure that Nevada has an adequate, well-trained workforce to meet the needs of the residents of Nevada.

Project ECHO

Project ECHO

Project ECHO is an innovative health care delivery solution, using telehealth linkage connecting University-based faculty specialists to primary care providers in rural and underserved areas to extend specialty care to patients with chronic, costly and complex medical illnesses.

AIDS Education and Training Center

AIDS Education and Training Center

The Nevada AIDS Education and Training Center (NAETC) is part of a federally funded nationwide network of programs whose mission is to provide up-to-date scientific and clinical care information and education to health professionals.

Nevada Geriatric Education Center

Nevada Geriatric Education Center

The NGEC is committed to improving the health care delivered to older adults by providing education, information, and resources to health professionals and faculty.

Reports and Publications

Reports and Publications

Reports from all of the units within the Office of Statewide Initiatives.

Resources

Resources

Resources and links for the Office of Statewide Initiatives