Yankton Rural Area Health Education Center
1000 West Fourth St. • Suite 5 • Yankton, SD 57078
Yankton Rural Area Health Education Center, a non-profit organization, serves a primary 24-county area in southeastern South Dakota. YRAHEC works with partners to create a sustainable healthcare workforce in the rural South Dakota service area with activities such as: illustrating healthcare career opportunities to young people; offering continuing education opportunities for professionals, and developing venues for interprofessional education for post-secondary students in rural communities. The mission of YRAHEC is "To enhance access quality healthcare, particularly primary and preventive care, by improving the supply and distribution of healthcare professions through community/academic edcation partnerships."
healthcare workforce, healthcare training, rural training,