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Panhandle Area Health Education Center (AHEC)

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The Panhandle Area Health Education Center and the West Texas Panhandle Chapter ENA have partnered together to host the Emergency Nursing Pediatric Course and the Trauma Nursing Core Course.

Courses are offered monthly with each specific course being offered every other month.  All courses are taught at the Amarillo College West Campus in Building A.  Look for the sign directing you to the correct classroom upon arrival.

Click here for the TNCC registration form for courses that will be offered from January through August 2016

Click here for the ENPC registration form for coursesthat will be offered from January through August 2016.

In accordance with T.A.C. 206.74, with few exceptions, state law gives you the right to request, receive, review, and correct information about yourself collected by forms.


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Amarillo College Center for Continuing Healthcare Education is offering a series of training courses which lead to certifications in 18 specialty areas of healthcare.  These offerings are a result of a Workforce Development Grant recently awarded to Amarillo College. 

To review and/or download the brochure for these training opportunities, click on this sentence.

You will need to register for these courses at www.actx.edu

For assistance you may call Melissa Burns at 806-356-3650.


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SCHOOL NURSE WORKSHOP AND RESOURCE FAIR

The Panhandle Area Health Education Center, Amarillo College Center for Continuing Healthcare Education and the Department of State Health Services Health Service Region 1 is presenting the School Nurse Workshop and Resource Fair in two locations.  February 9, 2016 in Lubbock at the Region 17 Education Service Center and on February 11, 2016 in Amarillo at the Region 16 Education Service Center. 

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Click here for the registration form for this workshop

In accordance with T.A.C. 206.74, with few exceptions, state law gives you the right to request, receive, review, and correct information about yourself collected by forms.


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Nursing Jurisprudence Short Course

Amarillo College Center for Continuing Healthcare Education is offering a Nursing Jurisprudence License Renewal Workshop.  This workshop provides 2 hours of CNE's which will meet the licensing renewal requirement for RN's, APRN's, LVN's and Graduate Nurses. 

Two workshops will be offered this spring on March 5 and May 7, 2016 at the Amarillo College West Campus Lecture Hall Auditorium.

To review and/or download the brochure for these training opportunities, click on this sentence.

In accordance with T.A.C. 206.74, with few exceptions, state law gives you the right to request, receive, review, and correct information about yourself collected by forms.


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Nursing Jurisprudence 7 Hour Course

The Panhandle Area Health Education Center, Amarillo College Center for Continuing Healthcare Education and the Baptist Saint Anthony Hospital System are offering a seven (7) hour Nursing Jurisprudence and Ethics Workshop on April 1, 2016 at the Amarillo College West Campus Auditorium. 

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Click here for the registration form for this workshop

In accordance with T.A.C. 206.74, with few exceptions, state law gives you the right to request, receive, review, and correct information about yourself collected by forms.


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LIVING WELL WITH MS

The Panhandle Area Health Education Center, Amarillo College Center for Continuing Healthcare Education, and the National Multiple Sclerosis Society are offering the Living Well With MS:  A Professional Education Opportunity on February 27, 2016.   The workshop will be held at the Amarillo College Business and Industry Center, 1314 S. Polk in Amarillo, TX.  The number and type of continuing education hours to be offered is pending.  Please click the ling below for an updated brochure with final workshop details.

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In accordance with T.A.C. 206.74, with few exceptions, state law gives you the right to request, receive, review, and correct information about yourself collected by forms.


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Immunization Provider Training

The Panhandle Area Health Education Center, Amarillo College Center for Continuing Healthcare Education, and the Department of State Health Services, HSR-1, continues with their Immunization Provider Training and is offering the Teens, Sex, and the Law: Equipping Teens to Stay Safe, Smoking and Pregnancy Cessation and E-Cigaretes:  Facts and Myths information sessions in Lubbock on Thursday, January 21, 2016 and in Amarillo on Tuesday, January 26, 2016.  Click on the links below to download the flyer and registration form for this event.

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In accordance with T.A.C. 206.74, with few exceptions, state law gives you the right to request, receive, review, and correct information about yourself collected by forms.


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The Ethical & Compassionate Care of Aging Veterans

The Panhandle Area Health Education Center, Amarillo College Center for Continuing Healthcare Education, and Hospice Care of the Southwest are hosting the 7th Annual Professional Training Day on April 8, 2016.  This year's topic is The Ethical & Compassionate Care of Aging Veterans.  Click the link below to download the flyer for this event.  The registration form for this event will be posted by mid-February.

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In accordance with T.A.C. 206.74, with few exceptions, state law gives you the right to request, receive, review, and correct information about yourself collected by forms.


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Wound Care Management Symposium

The Panhandle Area Health Education Center, Amarillo College Center for Continuing Healthcare Education, and the Northwest Wound Care Center will be hosting the annual Would Care Management Symposium on March 11, 2016.  Some general information about the conference, the registration form and the Sponsorship Agreement for this Symposium can be downloaded by clicking on the links below.

Click this link to download the flyer for the Symposium

Click this link to download the Sponsorship Agreement for the Symposium

Click this link to download the registration form for the Symposium

In accordance with T.A.C. 206.74, with few exceptions, state law gives you the right to request, receive, review, and correct information about yourself collected by forms.


VISTA OPPORTUNITY

Employment Opportunity as a VISTA Worker

July 12, 2015

The Panhandle Area Health Education Center has an opening for an individual to fill their VISTA Program position starting in early Fall 2015.  Detailed information about this position and the specific job duties and how to apply can be found by clicking on the sentence below which will link you to the job description.

VISTA Job Description:  Click on this sentence to access the VISTA Job Description.

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MEDICAL AVENUES to SERVICES in HEALTH  (M*A*S*H)

These programs are designed to educate high school students (grades 9-12, must be 14 years of age) about the possibility of pursuing a career in the health service field after they complete their education. M*A*S*H programs are highly interactive..

MASH camp is a 3 1/2 day program designed to educate high school students about health careers.
Educational experiences may include:

  • Classroom experience at West Texas A&M University
  • Travel to local health service providers
  •  Nursing simulation scenarios
  • CPR and First Aid Certification
  •  Plus much more!

 Click on this sentence to access the full registration packet for the MASH Camps