Office of Statewide Initiatives

Office of Statewide Initiatives

Office of Statewide Initatives

The mission of the Office of Statewide Initiatives is to improve the health of Nevadans through statewide engagement, education, and research. The purpose of the programs of the Office of Statewide Initiatives is to promote health and prevent disease, as well as provide technical assistance that increases access to high-quality health care for all Nevadans.

Nevada State Office of Rural Health

Nevada State Office of Rural Health

The purpose of the Nevada State Office of Rural Health (SORH) is to improve access to quality health care for rural Nevada by providing collaborative leadership and resources to health care and community organizations.

Nevada Area Health Education Centers

Nevada Area Health Education Centers

The purpose of the Nevada Area Health Education Center (AHEC) program is to meet the needs of the communities we serve through robust community-academic partnerships that focus on recruiting, training, and developing our health care workforce.

Nevada Health Workforce Research Center

Nevada Health Workforce Research Center

The purpose of the Nevada Health Workforce Research Center (NHWRC) is to improve the collection and analysis of data on health workforce supply and demand to enhance health workforce planning and development in Nevada.

Project ECHO Nevada

Project ECHO Nevada

The purpose of Project ECHO Nevada is to expand the capacity of health professionals to effectively treat common, chronic, and complex health conditions in underserved populations throughout Nevada.

Nevada AIDS Education and Training Center

Nevada AIDS Education and Training Center

The purpose of the Nevada AIDS Education and Training Center (NAETC) is to empower our state's health care community to reduce the number of new HIV infections and to improve the wellbeing of people living with HIV through education, resources, and community partnerships.

OSI Reports and Publications

OSI Reports and Publications

The office provides reports from all of the units within the Office of Statewide Initiatives and access to resources and presentations.

Nevada Instant Atlas

Nevada Instant Atlas

The Nevada Instant Atlas provides access to important data on 17 counties in Nevada. This data is compiled from over 50 sources to include information on population, demographic characteristics, social and economic characteristics, health insurance coverage, healthcare workforce and healthcare resources.