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 […]


WNY R-AHEC Ribbon Cutting & Open House

Celebrating the renovations, upgrades, and repairs to the William F. Thiel Hospitality House – May 15th, 2019 Thank you to all who attended our Ribbon Cutting & Open House Ceremony.  Your support was greatly appreciated! The renovations, upgrades, and repairs were graciously funded by: Community Foundation of Greater Buffalo: William F. Thiel Trust Fund John […]


R-AHEC To Hold Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony & Community Open House

Warsaw, NY (May 3, 2019) – Western New York Rural Area Health Education Center (R-AHEC) is pleased to announce that it will hold a Ribbon-Cutting ceremony and community open house for its renovations and upgrades to the William F. Thiel Hospitality House at 2:00pm on May 15, 2019. “We’re happy to introduce our latest accomplishments […]


WNY R-AHEC Ribbon Cutting & Open House

To Celebrate The Renovations, Upgrades and Repairs To The William F. Thiel Hospitality House Date: May 15, 2019Time: 2:00pm-4:00pmLocation: 20 Duncan Street, Warsaw NY 14569RSVP: http://www.rahecopenhouse.eventbrite.com