Ross Medical Education Center Taylor Be the Match

Be the Match Comes to Taylor

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This summer, the Ross Medical Education Center campus in Taylor had the pleasure of a visit from Caitlin Regan, a representative from Be the Match. Caitlin came to share information regarding the process and incredible benefits of bone marrow donation. She shared a video about a young boy whose life was saved after he received a bone marrow transplant from …

Ross Medical Education Center Madison Heights Children's Hospital of Michigan Foundation

Kids, Crayons, and Colors in Madison Heights

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During the month of July, the staff, faculty, and students at the Ross Medical Education Center campus in Madison Heights collected coloring books, character band-aids, and Crayola crayons for Kids, Crayons, & Colors. At the end of the drive, all of the items were donated to the Children’s Hospital of Michigan Foundation located inside Detroit Medical Center Children’s Hospital of …

Ross Medical Education Center Charleston Children's Home Society West Virginia

Charleston Collects Socks for Children

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Students, staff, and faculty at Ross Medical Education Center in Charleston, WV are always looking for ways to support a good cause. Recently, a staff member saw an article stating that socks are the number one most requested item in homeless shelters across the country. Because the homeless are exposed to the elements and walk so much, socks are often …

Employer Spotlight The Christ Hospital Health Network Cincinnati

Employer Spotlight: The Christ Hospital Health Network

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The Ross Medical Education Center campus in Cincinnati has had the great pleasure of sending externship students and graduates to The Christ Hospital Health Network for about a year. Throughout their time working with Ross, the hospital has taken students from the Medical Assistant program and will soon be bringing on an extern from the Pharmacy Technician program! Over the …

Ross Medical Education Center Roosevelt Park Lakeshore Backpacks for Kids

Roosevelt Park Fills Free Backpacks for Kids

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This summer, the Ross Medical Education Center campus in Roosevelt Park teamed up with Samuel Lutheran Church in Muskegon to participate in the annual Lakeshore Backpacks for Kids event. Each year, the church joins with others in the area filling backpacks with various useful items for area children in need. Campus Director Lisa Picard has worked with Samuel Lutheran Church …

Ross Medical Education Center Pharmacy Technician Guest Speaker

Davison Pharmacy Technician Students Host Guest Speakers

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Having guest speakers that work in the healthcare field into the classroom is always a highlight for Ross Medical Education Center students. It gives them the opportunity to hear from more than their instructors, also experienced healthcare professionals, about what a day in the life of someone in the field is really like. They are able to ask questions, get …

Ross Medical Education Center Bowling Green Stuff the Bus

Bowling Green Stuffs the Bus!

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Ross Medical Education Center knows that, although many students may not be ready to go back, back-to-school season is in full swing whether they like it or not. That means that parents everywhere with school aged children are heading to the stores to purchase the pencils, notebooks, binders, and other supplies that they will need on their first day of …

Fort Wayne Raises Immunization Awareness

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As a healthcare training institution, Ross Medical Education Center is always searching out ways to keep their students on the cutting edge of what’s going on in the healthcare community. Kimberly Leyman, Assistant Campus Director of Education at the Fort Wayne campus, knew that the month of August is National Immunization Awareness Month and wanted to get the students and …

Ross Medical Education Center Brighton Graduate Spotlight Kristin Freshwater

Graduate Spotlight: Kristin Freshwater

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Many students come to Ross Medical Education Center because they know they want to make a change for themselves and their family. They have often dreamed of a career in the healthcare field, but life circumstances or the demands of a traditional university didn’t allow them to begin. That’s the story for Kristin Freshwater, a Medical Assistant graduate from the …

Ross Medical Education Center New Baltimore Dental Assistant Ronald McDonald House

New Baltimore Collects Pop Tabs for Ronald McDonald House Charities

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Throughout the majority of the month of July, the Dental Assistant students of the Ross Medical Education Center campus in New Baltimore sponsored another way to contribute to Ronald McDonald House Charities. They decided to combine efforts with the rest of students as well as the staff and faculty by holding a Pop Can Tab Drive! Ronald McDonald House Charities …

Ross Medical Education Center Saginaw Covenant Kids

Saginaw Gives Books to Covenant Kids

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The Ross Medical Education Center campus in Saginaw teamed up with Heather Appold, volunteer coordinator for Covenant Kids, in the month of July. New and gently used books for children ranging from toddlers to young adults were collected in the main lobby at the Ross campus. At Covenant, any child visiting the Pediatric Emergency Care Center receives a complimentary book. …

Employer Spotlight Austintown podiatry associates

Employer Spotlight: Austintown Podiatry Associates

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The Ross Medical Education Center campus in Niles has had the wonderful opportunity to work with Austintown Podiatry Associates as an externship site and employer since the campus opened about five years ago. Both Medical Assistant and Medical Insurance Billing and Office Administration students are able to complete their externship experiences at the site and nearly 20 have been placed …

Ross Medical Education Center Port Huron Better World Books

Port Huron Joins Better World Books

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The Port Huron campus of Ross Medical Education Center donated 127 books during its July book drive supporting Better World Books. The drive kicked off on July 1st and lasted through the month. The campus’ efforts were very well supported by staff, faculty, and students. The campus worked together to collect as many book as possible and ended up donating …

Ross Medical Education Center Owensboro Trooper Island

Owensboro Supports Local Heroes

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During the month of June, the staff, faculty, and students of Ross Medical Education Center in Owensboro worked hard to collect items for Trooper Island. Trooper Island is a camp developed by the Kentucky State Police as part of a long range program of public service to the area youth between the ages 10-12. Each trooper from the 16 post …

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Roosevelt Park Team in Color Run

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For the second year in a row, Ross Medical Education Center in Roosevelt Park put together a team for the Grand Rapids Color Run. After participating in the run last year, the “Ross Runagades” once again came together and showed their stuff while having some colorful fun. The team was made up of 25 Ross employees, graduates, and some family …

Ross Medical Education Center Brighton H.E.R.O. Operation Salute

Brighton Celebrates Military H.E.R.O.s Through “Operation Salute”

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Last month, the Ross Medical Education Center campus in Brighton enjoyed celebrating the United States military heroes. It all started when the campus’ new Pharmacy Technician instructor, Tracy Muck, came across the nonprofit organization H.E.R.O. while visiting the Hamburg Family Fun Fest last month. She was introduced to their care package project “Operation Salute,” and she knew right away that …

Ross Medical Education Center Madison Heights Gleaners Hunger Free Summer

Madison Heights Joins Gleaners for a Hunger Free Summer

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Throughout the month of June, the staff, faculty, and students from the Madison Heights campus of Ross Medical Education Center worked together to collect non-perishable food items. Their mission was to participate in the Hunger Free Summer campaign organized by Gleaners Community Food Bank of Southeastern Michigan. All of the food items collected were then donated to the Warren branch …

Ross Medical Education Center Flint Medical Insurance Billing and Office Administration Blue Cross Blue Shield

Flint Students Attend Blue Cross Blue Shield Training

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This July, the morning and evening Medical Insurance Billing and Office Administration program students from the Flint campus of Ross Medical Education Center once again had the opportunity to do some off-campus learning from those in their field. This time, they were able to accompany their instructor, Rebecca Jackson, to Frankenmuth, Michigan. Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan was hosting …

Ross Medical Education Center Graduate Spotlight Bianca Nasir

Graduate Spotlight: Bianca Nasir

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A student that stands out in the minds of the staff and faculty at Ross Medical Education Center in Ann Arbor because of her desire to learn and to improve the lives of those around her is Bianca Nasir. A Medical Assistant graduate, Bianca chose to go to Ross because she knew she needed to get into a meaningful career. …