UMass Global in partnership with Mass General Brigham (MGB) provides training and employment opportunities for people interested in working as a full-time Medical Assistant.
Medical Assistants help keep medical offices running smoothly. Responsibilities include taking medical histories and vital signs; explaining treatment procedures; preparing patients for exams; and helping physicians during the exam.
The program is available at no cost to residents of Bristol, Essex, Middlesex, Norfolk, Plymouth, Suffolk, and Worcester counties. Starting salary is $18.50/hour.