The Center for Health Impact was founded with the mission to create health equity through partnership and innovation—by enhancing access to quality healthcare, eliminating health disparities, and promoting workforce development.

We offer services and consultation throughout Massachusetts, New England and the U.S. We are a leading provider of medical interpreter and translation services and of training and capacity-building for health professionals such as Community Health Workers, Medical Interpreters, clinicians and more.

The Center for Health Impact was formerly known as Central Massachusetts Area Health Education Center, Inc., and is a Woman Non-Profit Organization (W/NPO) 501(c)3 certified by the Massachusetts Supplier Diversity Office.

Our Services

Medical Interpretation

We provide clients with well-trained and experienced medical interpreters to facilitate effective communication in clinical and conference settings.

Translation Services

Our skilled team of specialists ensure cultural and contextual accuracy and relevance when translating medical documentation for our clients.

Health Workforce Training

Our acclaimed trainers prepare health professionals to meet the needs of diverse populations. We are a nationally recognized provider of Community Health Worker training courses.

Customized Consultation

We engage with health care, educational institutions, CBOs, public and private clients around program design, management, research, curriculum design, training and policy work.