WNY R-AHEC Welcomed Two RIT Interns

WNY R-AHEC welcomed two RIT interns to our AHEC team, Miranda McGrath and Wallace Wallace. Miranda McGrath is majoring in Web and Mobile Computing which is about combining people and technology to bring out the best in both. Students in this major learn how to integrate the back-end code with the front-end user experience, and […]


Week of May 31st, 2021

WNY Healthcare Career Opportunities


R-AHEC Job Posting: Technical Support Coordinator

WNY Rural Area Health Education Center (R-AHEC) is seeking a qualified candidate for Technical Support Coordinator. Job duties may include: Troubleshooting, desktop and hardware support, website maintenance, video editing, and working with learning management systems. Knowledge of Windows, computer networking, information technology and terminology required. Skills Desired: Reporting skills, thoroughness, attention to detail, research skills, […]


R-AHEC Job Posting: Program Assistant

WNY Rural Area Health Education Center (R-AHEC) is seeking a qualified candidate for Program Assistant. Job duties may include: customer outreach, invoicing, customer service, sales, and marketing. Knowledge of computer networking, information technology and terminology preferred. Skills desired include: reporting skills, thoroughness, attention to detail, research skills, problem solving, quality-focused, and dependable. Bachelor’s degree preferred; […]


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, […]


FCC Announces Increase to Rural Health Care Funding for Funding Year (FY) 2019

March 13, 2020 FCC Announces Increase to Rural Health Care Funding for Funding Year (FY) 2019 The total Rural Health Care Program demand for FY2019 was $719.48 million, which exceeded the $677.29 million in previously available funding. The Order permits USAC to carry forward additional unused funds from prior years to cover this funding gap […]


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 […]


R-AHEC Celebrates 20 Years

Western New York Rural Area Health Education Center (R-AHEC) is excited to celebrate it’s 20 years of commitment to helping transform the healthcare workforce in Western New York. R-AHEC was formed in 1999 as the first AHEC center in New York. We serve a 12-county region in Western New York. Our mission is “to improve […]


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 receives grant for Rural Scholars Program

Warsaw, NY (May 16, 2019) – Western New York Rural Area Health Education Center (R-AHEC) is pleased to announce that it is the recipient of a $6,000 grant from the Northern Chautauqua Community Foundation. This funding will support the purchase of laptop computers for the Rural AHEC Scholars Program. The computers will support student training […]