BHECN

Gold U winner Schneider praised for her leadership

Erin Schneider is the associate director of external relations for the Behavioral Health Education Center of Nebraska.

Feb 10, 2023

BHECN to award nearly $20 million in ARPA funds

The funds will boost Nebraska’s behavioral health workforce through 83 different projects.

Jan 26, 2023

Sen. Mike Jacobson tours UNMC

The senator met with Chancellor Jeffrey P. Gold, MD, talked with the BHECN team and toured iEXCEL.

Dec 28, 2022

BHECN receives nearly $50 million in ARPA application requests

Funds to boost behavioral health workforce development.

Nov 9, 2022

Bob Bartee set to retire in early 2023

Chris Kratochvil, MD, named interim vice chancellor for external relations.

Sep 8, 2022

BHECN opens applications for ARPA awards

The funds will help develop Nebraska’s behavioral health workforce and address the impact of COVID-19.

Aug 17, 2022

Scholar to talk compassion fatigue, tobacco treatment

Presenter Chizimuzo Okoli, PhD, is a professor at the University of Kentucky College of Nursing.

Apr 15, 2022

Legislature approves bills to expand health care workforce

Lawmakers pass measures to provide ongoing funding for expanded UNMC programs in Kearney and for behavioral health programming throughout the state.

Apr 14, 2022

Funding would expand behavioral health workforce

UNMC’s Behavioral Health Education Center of Nebraska is in position to further address shortages in the field across Nebraska.

Mar 7, 2022

Behavioral health workforce growing but facing challenges

Behavioral Health Education Center of Nebraska, housed at UNMC, is positioned to innovate on professional recruitment and retention.

Dec 29, 2021