Medical Assistant Recognition Week 2017

Medical Assistant Recognition Week 2017

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Each year in the third week of October, every one of Ross Medical Education Center and Ross College campuses takes time to celebrate Medical Assistant Recognition Week. During the week, they acknowledge the incredible individuals that work as Medical Assistants as well as those students that are pursuing the field as a career through Ross’ Medical Assistant program. Every staff …

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Medical Assistants Recognition Week 2016

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Every year throughout the third week of October, Ross Medical Education Center recognizes the healthcare professionals in the Medical Assistant field as well as our own students in Medical Assistant program at each campus. The faculty, staff, and students at Ross know that medical assistants are a very important part of the healthcare team in any facility whether it be …

Questions to ask when choosing a medical assistant program

What to Ask When Looking for a Medical Assistant Program

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After you’ve decided that medical assisting may be the right career path for you, the next big choice you have to make is where to go to school to get the medical assistant training you need. Making that decision is a very important one, but we know that sometimes it’s hard to think of all the questions to ask and …

Why Medical Assisting is a Growing Career Ross Medical Education Center

Why Is Medical Assisting a Growing Career?

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Healthcare is a growing industry and medical assistants are a major part of that career field. These healthcare professionals are very important members of the healthcare team and their roles and positions continue to grow and evolve. As the assistants to physicians, nurses, and specialists, medical assistants take on both clinical and administrative tasks, often performing a variety of duties …

Ross Medical Education Center Port Huron Day in the Life of a Medical Assistant

A Day in the Life of a Medical Assistant

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A day in the life of a medical assistant can be both diverse and demanding. Whether you provide front office administrative support, back office clinical support, or a combination of both, your workday will likely be fast-paced and busy. A career in medical assisting is rewarding work. It takes a profound passion for the profession and the drive to be …

Tips to Master Medical Assistant Terminology Ross Medical Education Center

Simple Tips to Master Basic Medical Assistant Terminology

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If you are seriously interested in a medical assisting career, or really any career for that matter, it is essential that you learn the common terms and phrases for the job! This is especially important as a medical assistant, since the correct and efficient care of your patients depends at least in part on your knowledge of applicable medical terminology. …

A Career in Phlebotomy Do you have what it takes

A Career in Phlebotomy: Do you have what it takes?

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If you are considering becoming a phlebotomist, you are looking to join an exciting, challenging, and meaningful team of healthcare professionals. However, not everyone is the right fit for a phlebotomy career. In fact, many people are downright scared of needles and will avoid them at all costs. Have you ever thought about if you have what it takes? Obviously …

Questions and Answers about medical assisting at Ross Medical Education Center

Everything You’ve Wanted to Know About Medical Assisting

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If you are someone with a passion for taking care of people and helping them feel their best, medical assisting may be the perfect career choice for you! When you decide to make the commitment of choosing an accredited medical assistant training school to further your education, you are telling future employers that you are passionate about healthcare and serious …

Medical Assistant Myths Busted Medical Assistants at Work

Myths About Medical Assisting: BUSTED

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Medical Assistants can be found in a wide variety of healthcare facilities including doctor’s offices, hospitals, clinics, and nursing homes. As such, they are very important members of the healthcare team in whichever type of facility they are found. Often they are responsible for a mix of tasks that are both administrative and clinical. Throughout their day, they can be …

Medical Assistant Interview Tips for Success

Tips for Your Medical Assistant Job Interview

michaelajoy Medical Assistant, Student Tips & Resources

So, you’ve studied, practiced, completed your classroom training and externship, and now you want to get started on that perfect Medical Assistant career! For some people, interviews can be very stressful or even downright terrifying. In order to help you set aside some of your fears, we came up with a few suggestions of ways to decrease anxiety and increase …

Medical Assisting Career Ross Medical Education Center Graduate

Why a Medical Assisting Career May Be Perfect for You

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Have you always dreamed of a career in healthcare? A medical assisting training program may be a perfect step in the direction of your dreams! Because at Ross Medical Education Center we know that those with Medical Assistant training are often in high demand, we offer our Medical Assistant program at each of our campuses! If you are wanting a …

Phlebotomy Training Ross Medical Education Center

What Does a Phlebotomist Do?

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Are you interested in a career in phlebotomy? It may be the perfect career choice for you! We have come up with what we think are some of the important daily tasks and things to consider as you think about becoming a phlebotomist. First of all, it’s necessary to let you know that if needles scare you, a phlebotomy career …

Ross Medical Education Center What Does a Medical Assistant Do

A Career in Medical Assisting: Do you have what it takes?

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If you are thinking about becoming a Medical Assistant, you are about to enter an exciting, worthwhile, and challenging role in the healthcare community. Have you wondered about whether you have what it takes? Are you the right “type” of person to pursue a career in medical assisting? You will of course need the academic training and skills, but there …

Ross Medical Education Center Medical Assistant Program Module 6 Student with Stethoscope

Medical Assistant Program: Module 6

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In the Medical Assistant program at Ross Medical Education Center, you will be taught some of the skills to potentially save a life. In fact, in module 6 of the program, students will be taught Basic Life Support to include CPR (Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation) and the proper use of an AED (Automated External Defibrillator). Basic first aid and emergency preparation will …

Ross Medical Education Center Medical Assistant Program Module 5

Medical Assistant Program: Module 5

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In Module Five of the Medical Assistant program at Ross Medical Education Center, students will be taught a variety of hands-on skills related to infants and geriatric or elderly patient and rehabilitation. The varied patient population is a one of the focuses of this module, from babies to the elderly. The hands-on approach to clinical skills is important in preparing …

Ross Medical Education Center Medical Assistant Program Module 4 Students Performing Blood Pressure Test

Medical Assistant Program: Module 4

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Have you ever had an EKG (electrocardiogram), pulmonary function test, or nebulizer treatment? In Module Four of the Medical Assistant program at Ross Medical Education Center, a student will be taught how to perform these tests and treatment as well as interact with a patient having these procedures. A student will be introduced to many clinical skills in a hands-on …

Ross Medical Education Center Celebrates Medical Assistant Recognition Week

Medical Assistant Recognition Week

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Each year during the third week of October, each of the Ross Medical Education Center campuses recognizes those in the Medical Assistant field and their own students in the Medical Assistant program. At Ross, staff, faculty, and students know that Medical Assistants are an essential part of the healthcare team whether they are found in a hospital, a doctor’s office, …