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Connecting Students to Careers, Professionals to Communities, & Communities to Better Health.


Continuing Education

  • Didactic and experiential training activities offered throughout the year
  • Please email Wendy Wells ( for more information

Health Professionals Club

  • Structured health career activities for grades 9-16 offered throughout the year
  • Please email Wendy Wells ( for more information

Job Shadowing

Regional West Medical Center

Linda Alfred
Recruiter Assistant
4021 Avenue B
Scottsbluff, NE 69361

Box Butte General Hospital

2101 Box Butte Ave
Alliance, Nebraska 69301
(308) 762-6660

Bluffs Physical Therapy

3210 Avenue B, Suite A
Scottsbluff, NE 69361
(308) 633-7878

Kimball Health Services

505 South Burg Street
Kimball, NE 69145
(308) 235-1951

Sidney Rehabilitation & Wellness Clinic

927 23rd Avenue
Sidney, NE 69162
(308) 254-4979

Chadron Community Hospital

825 Centennial Drive
Chadron, NE 69337
(308) 432-5586

RHOP – Rural Health Opportunities Program

  • Cooperative program between Chadron State College and the University of Nebraska Medical Center to recruit and educate rural Nebraskans who will return to practice in rural areas of the state
  • Provides guaranteed admission to UNMC upon successful completion of Chadron State College course requirements
  • Please email Kristal Kuhnel ( for more information. RHOPbrochure.

Scholars Program

  • The Nebraska AHEC Scholars Program is a two-year program for health profession students who want to practice health care in rural and urban underserved areas
  • AHEC Scholars work as an interdisciplinary team through innovative online courses, in-person workshops, and by applying their skills in community-based experiences
  • Those accepted into the Nebraska AHEC Scholars Program may be eligible for a stipend
  • Please email Tammy Fehringer ( for more information. Video.

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