About Us

Mission Statement 

 The Mission of the Florida Keys AHEC is to effectively promote health and wellness through education, health assessments, and professional development using partnerships and other contract-funded services, resulting in a healthier, better educated community.

 The Florida Keys Area Health Education Center Inc. (FKAHEC) was established as a 501 (C) (3) non profit corporation in 1990, serving all of Monroe County.  The FKAHEC currently exists as part of the Florida AHEC Network consisting of ten Centers and five medical schools around the State of Florida.  Through its affiliation with the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine and other medical university partners, Florida State University, Nova Southeastern, University of Florida and University of South Florida the AHEC program has supported and coordinated a vital statewide system of safety net providers.