Our AHEC staff coordinate opportunities that provide exposure to healthcare careers for students, including classroom speakers, facility tours and job shadow experiences.
We are proud to host clinical rotations in the following departments: Dental, Optometry, Pharmacy, Medical, Lab, Diagnostic Imaging, Environmental Health and Physical Therapy.
Medical Residents will be considered if they are from Alaska and in their third or fourth year. International students are not considered for placement. We also offer students the opportunity to apply for Travel Reimbursement.
Our AHEC team supports rural providers seeking continuing education credits to maintain their certifications. Internal training is offered for Annual Mandatory Orientation, Customer Service Training and Workforce Development. These trainings include mandatory training requirements and certifications required by The Joint Commission.
A student who has applied and accepted to the health program of an accredited school.
Applications will open March 1, 2019. Check back for the application here at a later date.
Print and complete the application, then mail it to:
YKHC Scholarship Program
Attn: AHEC Executive Director
P.O. Box 528
Bethel, AK 99559
Box 528, Bethel, Alaska 99559
myYKHealth is an online portal that allows our customers to view medical information and connect with their care team.
Bethel or a cell phone:
Landline or phone outside Bethel:
1-800-478-3321 ext 6442
Hooper Bay 578-3800
St. Mary’s 438-3500
Toksook Bay 427-3500
In order to ensure we offer timely appointments to all of our patients, we ask customers to register 30 minutes before your scheduled appointment time. If you are unable to keep or make your appointment, please call YKHC Scheduling to cancel or reschedule.
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