Choosing Hope Webinar / Training Recordings

Below are the recordings of our Choosing Hope Webinar Series , part of Year 1 programming for the Rural Communities Opioid Response Program (RCORP).  The series was developed by Rural AHEC for local healthcare professionals, emergency services providers and community members, and focused on awareness, prevention, treatment and recovery of substance and opioid use disorders. Webinar […]


Opioid Overdose Reversal/ Naloxone Virtual Training

Opioid Overdose Reversal (Naloxone) Training – Trainings Available


Medication Assisted Treatment (MAT) Training Registration

We have noted that many professionals who have expressed interest in Medication Assisted Treatment are not qualified to actually take a MAT waiver certification training (need to be an MD, DO, NP, or PA).; However, healthcare professionals are interested in knowing more about MAT and how it can help their clients. In response, we will […]


MAT Waiver Training

Medication Assisted Treatment (MAT) Training is designed to give physicians and physician assistants the instruction needed to apply for a waiver to prescribe buprenorphine to patients who would benefit from treatment for opioid use disorders (OUD). Physicians must complete 8 hours of training, and physician assistants must complete 24 hours of MAT waiver training in […]


ATHOS Care Coordination Online Course

This course is best suited for those wanting to become a non-clinical Care Coordinator, Community Health Worker, or Patient Navigator, but it is also of great benefit for nearly any employee in a healthcare setting. Where: 100% online When: Next class starts July 6th (please pre-register by June 16th, 2020) Duration: 9-week, 40-hour course Cost: […]


Older Adults and Opioids – Webinar Series

The Older Adults and Opioids – Webinar Series has two sessions left that will be held via Zoom on Thursday May 28, 2020 and Thursday June 18, 2020. More information and registration can be found here The Opioid Epidemic – How we have gotten to this point, its’ effects on older adults, and where do […]


Older Adults and Opioids – Webinar Series [Video Presentations]

This FREE webinar series co-hosted by the FLGEC and the Western New York Rural Area Health Education Center (WNY R-AHEC) will introduce participants to the evolving trends leading to the current opioid crisis in the United States and how the population of older adults are impacted. An Overview of Addiction from a Medical Perspective Presenter: Gregory Collins, DO, […]


Older Adults and Opioids – Webinar Series

The Finger Lakes Geriatric Education Center (FLGEC) through the HRSA Geriatric Workforce Enhancement Program (GWEP) at the University of Rochester, and the Western New York Rural Area Health Education Center (WNY R-AHEC) present Older Adults and Opioids – Webinar Series This FREE webinar series will introduce participants to the evolving trends leading to the current […]


Healthcare Career Day at GCC


National Rural Health Day – Virtual Job Fair

In celebration of National Rural Health Day HRSA is hosting a virtual job fair for rural communities.  Register now to find your next training or employment opportunity. November 20, 2019  7:00 to 10:15 PM ET Did You Know? Health care professionals employed by NHSC or Nurse Corps-approved organizations may be eligible for loan repayment.