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MassAHEC Network offers new medical program for sign language interpreters
December 18, 2014
MassAHEC Network and state collaborate on medical training for sign language interpreters

The rising demand for American Sign Language interpreters who have the proficiency and comfort to perform in a health care setting led to the development of a new training program offered by UMass Medical School, MassHealth, and the Massachusetts Commission for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing.

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