AHEC Activities

Educating and recruiting

students to health professions from K-12 schools


AHEC Activities

Educating health professions students

in the rural and underserved communities of Hawaii, often in multiprofessional teams


AHEC Activities

Recruiting health care professionals

to rural and underserved areas and providing continuing education


AHEC Activities

Providing community based and community driven education

for all underserved groups in Hawaii.


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Imbalance, Dizziness and Falls



Pacific University Interprofessional Continuing Ed course on Kauai

Pacific University College of Health Professions is bringing a continuing interprofessional course to the Marriott in Lihue, Kauai, Saturday, January 28, 2017. This interprofessional course titled: Deciphering the Complex Nature of Balance and Vestibular Dysfunction,  is designed to teach as well as encourage application of the content into the clinical practices of participants. Please go to our webpage for more information and to register.

Accreditation: This course has been approved for CE/CME/CCUs from American Academy of Physician Assistants (up to 25 PI-CME for PA and NP), Federation of State Boards of Physical Therapy (11 CCUs for PT, PTA and ND) and the Council on Optometric Practitioner Education (5 credit hours for OD)

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NURSE Corps Loan Repayment Program

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NURSE Corps Loan Repayment Program

The 2017 NURSE Corps Loan Repayment Program application cycle is now open and will close on February 23, 2017.

Click here to apply now.

The purpose of the NURSE Corps Loan Repayment Program (NURSE Corps LRP) is to assist in the recruitment and retention of professional registered nurses (RNs), including advanced practice RNs (APRNs), who are dedicated to working in eligible health care facilities with a critical shortage of nurses or eligible schools of nursing.

We support RNs, APRNs, and nurse faculty by paying up to 85% of their unpaid nursing education debt.

Webinar and Technical Assistance Calls

Watch a pre-recorded webinar.

Join a Technical Assistance Call

Call #1
Saturday, January 21
2:00-4:00 p.m. ET
Dial in: 888-790-1751
Passcode: 3509954

Call #2
Thursday, February 16 
7:00-9:00 p.m. ET
Dial in: 800-369-1747
Passcode: 4128441


Josh Hughes, nurse practitioner

Josh Hughes, nurse practitioner, Tri-Cities Community Health, Pasco, WA


Application and Program Guidance

Fact Sheet

Loan Repayment Programs for Nurses

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Apply Now: 2017 NHSC Students to Service Loan Repayment Program

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S2S Loan Repayment Program

One Month Left to Apply!

The National Health Service Corps (NHSC) Students to Service Loan Repayment Program (S2S LRP) provides up to $120,000 to medical (MD and DO) or dental (DDS or DMD) students in their final year of school in return for a commitment to provide primary health care full time for at least 3 years at an approved NHSC site in a Health Professional Shortage Area of greatest need.

Application Guidance

2017 Application and Program Guidance (PDF – 491 KB) has the detailed information you need to apply. Please read carefully before you start your application.

Accepting applications through October 13, 7:30 p.m. ET


Students to Service loan repayment award recipients receive up to $120,000 (tax free) for at least three years of full-time service at an approved NHSC site in a Health Professional
Shortage Area (HPSA) of greatest need
. Upon completion of residency for medical students (dental residency is encouraged but not required), recipients serve as primary care providers in an NHSC-approved site in a HPSA of greatest need.

Technical Assistance


Access the NHSC S2S Program Application Webinar Recording

Technical Assistance Call & Online Chat

Thursday, September 29 from 7-9 p.m. ET


Number: 1-888-324-4392


Get Started!

The program is expected to be competitive. Please note that applicants who have federally-serviced loans will need to create a FSA ID before beginning the application process.

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National Health Service Corps Students to Service Loan Repayment Program

Apply Now

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Download the Application and Program Guidance

Students to Service Program

Program Overview

Fact Sheet

For New Members

Frequently Asked Questions

Factors for Determining an NHSC Award

VIDEO: Learn factors used to determine NHSC awards.

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