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The AHEC mission is to enhance access to quality health care, particularly primary and preventive care, by improving the supply and distribution of healthcare professionals via strategic partnerships with academic programs, communities, and professional organizations.

While we receive Federal and State funding to provide our programming, we can use your support through donations. The following items are used in our AHEC Health Careers Curriculum

  • Disposable gloves (NOT latex) We will happily accept partial boxes. Gloves do not have to be sterile.

  • 10 test tubes (any size should work)

  • pH test strips

  • 10 eye droppers or pipettes

  • Container of Thick-it

  • Old computer mouse (for food portion demonstration)

  • Disposable isolation gowns

  • Ear thermometer

  • Nose thermometer

  • Armpit thermometer

  • Blood pressure cuffs

  • Stethoscopes

  • Alcohol wipes

  • 10 Plastic luer-lock syringes without needle

  • 10 bottles that syringes can attach to

  • Capsule maker and gelatin capsules

  • Balance boards or dyna disks

  • Any occupational therapy adaptive equipment (so students can see what it looks like)

  • Braile cards

Executive Director

Laura Pettersen

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