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UMass Medical School disability program recognized by Genesis Club Inc.
April 10, 2014
UMass Medical School disability program honored for helping individuals with mental illness reenter workforce

UMass Medical School’s Disability Evaluation Services was honored for its role in helping people with mental illness reenter the workforce at the Massachusetts Clubhouse Coalition’s 15th Annual Employer Awards Celebration at the State House on April 9.

Who We are

UMass Medical School's Disability Evaluation Services provides public agency and private industry clients with a wide range of services and supports throughout the disability detemination process - whether it is for state benefits such as Medicaid or help with SSDI applications and appeals.

Our goal is to provide our clients with accessible and cost-effective solutions. We aim to expedite the process and improve services for benefits.

Whether you are an individual or an organization, we focus on providing you with high quality, customer-centric service.

We can help clients with:

  • Disability determinations
  • Disability benefit and vocational rehabilitation services
  • Consulting and infrastructure support
  • In-depth, onsite or remote training
  • Assistance in reducing backlog

    Projects and Publications

    November 19, 2013

    The Ranges of Work Vocational Training was developed for the Ohio Employee Health Partnership.  This training was designed to give a high level overview of the state Medicaid vocational review as it relates to interpreting physical and mental residual functional capacity (RFC) forms and to introduce physical and mental capacity ranges.