Stop by Cafeteria Tables to Schedule Your Annual Fit Testing

The new year means it’s time for our hospital staff members to schedule their annual respirator fit testing. Stop by the Environmental Health and Safety Department tables this week in our Memorial and University cafeterias to schedule your N95 Fit Test or Powered Air Purifying Respirator (PAPR) Training between 11 am an 2 pm:

  • University Campus – Tuesday, January 5
  • Memorial Campus – Wednesday, January 6

Learn more about fit testing and see the Occupational Respiratory Protection Policy.

Recognizing National HIV Testing Day

HIV Testing DayToday we recognize National HIV Testing Day. Our Medical Center is the largest medical provider for patients with HIV/AIDS in Central Massachusetts. Our physicians work with HIV patients to help keep their lives as normal as possible by offering services such as medication adherence, nutrition advice and mental health. We provide comprehensive care to prevent the transmission of HIV from mother to baby. We also treat and offer outreach to HIV-infected children and families. Learn more about HIV/AIDS services: For adult, pediatric or pregnant women with HIV, visit or call 855-UMASS-MD.