Medical Assistant Training Institute
Family Health Center, Inc.
Workforce Development Focus
Increasing number of healthcare workers
Workforce Issue Addressed
Training individuals to work in a healthcare profession; Providing a benefit or incentive that encourages individuals to pursue a healthcare profession
Family Health Center, Inc.'s Medical Assistant Training Institute is a 24-week MA certification program. Enrolled participants are paid a stipend during their training and once they complete the program, they are required to work as MAs at Family Health Center locations for an additional three years. The purpose of this program is to increase the number of medical assistants working at Family Health Center locations.