Employee Spotlight

The South Central Alaska AHEC Team would like to recognize Rebecca Khang for her wonderful contributions to our Contact Tracing Program at the APCA. Working alongside a small team of contact tracers, Rebecca is helping in Alaska’s fight against COVID-19 and additionally helping to educate community members about the COVID-19 vaccine. Rebecca became a long…

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Mandt Instructor Training

The Southcentral AHEC Team is excited to announce that Health Education Coordinators Cassandra Snelson and Alicia Reando and Workforce Services Program Manager Sydney Burns have completed Mandt Instructor Training this week! The Mandt System implements holistic, evidence-based techniques for conflict resolution and de-escalation to help prevent violence in the workplace. The entire philosophy of the…

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Apprenticeships

Podcast Features APCA Apprenticeships

In this 32-minute episode, host Rick Maher is joined by Anne Velardi, the Apprenticeship Coordinator for Alaska Workforce Investment Board and Mari Selle, the Director of Workforce Development for the South Central Alaska Health Education Center of the Alaska Primary Care Association. Anne and Mari reveal the details about the Alaska Primary Care Association Apprenticeship…

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Advocacy

2021 APCA Virtual Spring Training

REGISTER NOW!Tue, April 20, 2021 – Thu, April 22, 2021 “Adapting, Achieving, and Advancing – Stronger than Before” Please join with your Alaska Community Health Center colleagues at the APCA 2021 Spring Training! Highlights include a Keynote delivered by nationally recognized speakers, Data Summit, Finance Summit, SDoH Roundtable, Virtual OSV Panel Discussion, and more!  DETAILED CONFERENCE SCHEDULE Tuesday  Introduction &…

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Employee Spotlight

The South Central Alaska AHEC Team would like to welcome aboard Michelle Slwooko to our Workforce Development team! Ms. Slwooko is a lifelong Alaskan who has recently graduated from the University of Alaska Anchorage with a Bachelor of Science degree. Michelle finds great meaning in being able to support, encourage and give back to the…

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Apprenticeship Program Update

“It has been a little over a year since I joined the team with APCA/SC AHEC and what a year it has been.  A global pandemic hit, and we were all sent to work from home March 16, 2020.  Thankfully, our Apprenticeship Programs were already set up to be distanced delivered.  Our apprentices are on…

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Employee Spotlight

The South Central Alaska AHEC Team would like to welcome aboard Janelle Towarak to our Workforce Development team! Ms. Towarak was born and raised in Kiana, Alaska. She earned her Bachelor of Science degree in Psychology from Liberty University. Since her early college years, she knew she wanted to move back to Alaska to pursue…

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Diversity

WIOA: Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act, Supporting Low-income Alaskan Youth

Are you, or someone you know, interested in an exciting career in healthcare but need some assistance? The Alaska Primary Care’s WIOA Youth grant can help! We provide case management, tuition support, supportive services, and career connections for low-income Alaskan Youth between the ages of 14 – 24. Click here to learn more: https://www.scahecak.org/workforce-innovation-opportunity-act-wioa/

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Employee Spotlight

The South Central Alaska AHEC Team would like to welcome aboard Alicia Reando to our Workforce Development team! Ms. Reando is a life-long Alaskan, wife, and step-mom to two amazing daughters. She works with the SC AHEC’s Workforce Innovation and Opportunities Act (WIOA) Youth Program as a Case Manager and Health Education Coordinator. She has…

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