Health Care & Social Assistance

HEALTH CARE - Industry Information

Click here, as well as the (orange) links below, to learn more about this industry.

HEALTH CARE - Learning & Teaching Resources

Healthcare Workforce Partnership of Western Mass

A comprehensive website of Health Care resources - a must for anyone exploring this field!

The Healthcare Virtual Career Network

This initiative was sponsored by the U.S. Department of Labor, Employment and Training Administration under the leadership of the American Association of Community Colleges.  They offer basic workforce refresher courses, Healthcare Information Technology courses, Health Science and Terminology courses, and links to multiple other resources for online learning.

Massachusetts Health Promotion Clearinghouse

Funded by the Massachusetts Department of Public Health, the Clearinghouse develops and distributes health promotion materials on a wide variety of topics including physical and environmental health, as well as workplace safety and laws.  Educators can create an account and order multiple copies of free booklets, posters, etc.