Online CME credits are available for health care providers from the University of Arizona College of Medicine. The purpose of the training is to help providers fur the reduce opioid misuse in Arizona. Register here: www.vlh.com/azprescribing.
"Every doctor, nurse, dentist, pharmacist, physician assistant, technician, and physical therapists start as students somewhere," NAO President Paula Overfelt told House Appropriations Committee members earlier this spring when she made a funding request of $40.145 million in FY 2019 for the Area Health Education Center program on behalf of the National AHEC Organization (NAO.) She recommended a total of "$690 million for health professions training programs under Title VII and VIII of the Public Health Service Act that are administered by the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA)."