While OHSU is the location of the Program Office for the Statewide AHEC Program, the AHEC mission is also advanced through collaboration with the statewide offices:
Cascades East at St. Charles
Cascades East Area Health Education Center is hosted by the St. Charles Medical Center in Bend, Oregon. This Center serves Central and Southeastern Oregon (approximately 33,000 square miles), and includes the counties of Crook, Deschutes, Harney, Jefferson, Lake, Klamath, and the Warm Springs Community in Wasco County.
Jeff Papke, Executive Director
Oregon Pacific AHEC
Oregon Pacific AHEC is hosted by the Samaritan Health System in Lincoln City, Oregon. This Center serves communities along the Oregon Coast and along the I-5 Corridor, including the counties of Benton, Clatsop, Columbia, Lincoln, Linn, Marion, Polk, Tillamook and Yamhill.
Don Skinner, Executive Director
Northeast Oregon AHEC
Northeast Oregon AHEC (NEOAHEC) is located on the campus of Eastern Oregon University in La Grande, Oregon. This Center serves communities located in the counties of Baker, Gilliam, Grant, Hood River, Morrow, Sherman, Union, Umatilla, Wallowa, Wheeler and Malheur.
Amy Dunkak, Executive Director
AHEC of Southwest Oregon
AHEC of Southwest Oregon's office is located in Roseburg, Oregon, with the center providing services to the counties of Lane, Douglas, Coos, Curry, Josephine and Jackson, and area of approximately 17,000 square miles.
Chris Guastaferro, Executive Director
Oregon Healthcare Workforce Institute
The Oregon Healthcare Workforce Institute (OHWI) is located in Lake Oswego, Oregon. This center provides the essential element of workforce development data to AHEC. Through data collection, research, and reports, OHWI helps AHEC advance the goals of meeting the healthcare workforce needs of the future.
Jo Isgrigg, Executive Director