Mission & Goals

Mission:

To improve health by recruiting, educating, and retaining healthcare professionals for rural and medically underserved communities in eastern and southeastern Indiana.

Goals:

  • Pipeline high school and college students:  we will increase the representation of individuals from under-represented miniority, disadvantaged, and rural backgrounds in our region who are willing and able to pursue a health professional career.
  • Health professions students: we will utilize hands-on experiences to improve health professions students' skills and competencies to enhance the quality of care and provide transformative team-based care delivery for rural and underserved areas and populations.
  • Practicing health professionals: we will improve practicing health professionals' skills and competencies necessary to enhance health care quality and provide transformative team-based care delivery to rural and underserved areas and populations.

East Indiana Area Health Education Center
13 E. George Street, Suite B
Batesville, IN 47006

765.251.8551
info@eiahec.org