Improve access to quality healthcare and to address the issue of health disparities in medically underserved areas in Baltimore City and Baltimore County.
Welcome to the Baltimore AHEC Website!
The Baltimore AHEC (BAHEC) serves both Baltimore City and County. Founded in 2003, its mission is to improve access to quality healthcare and to address the issue of health disparities in medically underserved urban areas in Baltimore City and County. This is accomplished through a series of formal educational partnerships, stakeholders’ partnerships and linkages, clinical education, continuing education and other retention efforts, learning resources sharing and support.
BAHEC is one of 3 AHECs located in Maryland. The AHECs are federally funded through the Human Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) national network that focuses on recruitment, training and retention of a diverse health workforce for underserved communities.