Administrative | Education | Health & Mental Health | Programs/Services
About Central Colorado Area Health Education Center (CCAHEC)
Central Colorado Area Health Education Center (CCAHEC) is one six regional centers within the Colorado AHEC System (CAS). The role of CCAHEC is to connect students to careers, professionals to communities, and communities to better health. Serving 10 counties in the Denver metro and foothills areas, CCAHEC promotes academic/community partnerships in five main areas of focus: 1) developing and maintaining strategic partnerships; 2) creating and delivering interprofessional education and training; 3) addressing the healthcare needs of rural and underserved areas and populations; 4) working with providers to facilitate and support practice transformation, distribution, and diversity; and 5) offering specialized community-based training.
Overview of the Professional Education Program Coordinator Role
The Professional Education Coordinator supports educational experiences for healthcare professionals, healthcare students, and the community.This position assists with performance evaluation of current programs and design and implementation of new programs as needed.The Professional Education Coordinator arranges service opportunities and makes connections to community partners when applicable, and supports educational and training activities and community-based experiential training.
This position may require some travel within the region and some evening and weekend events.