What is a Medical Scribe?

What is a Medical Scribe?

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As the use of Electronic Health Records (EHRs) increases across the healthcare field, so too increases the need for those skilled in using them. For many physicians and other healthcare professionals that have for many years used paper records, the transition to the use of EHRs can be somewhat intimidating. Also, the efficiency that should be gained through their use …

Electronic Health Records Have Changed Healthcare for Good

Electronic Health Records Have Changed Healthcare For Good

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In the recent years, the healthcare industry has made many drastic moves to increase efficiency and improve the patient experience through technology. One of the most universal and obvious tools being used across the healthcare field is Electronic Health Records (EHRs). No matter the location or type of facility, the EHR has come in and replaced paper records in a …

Why Patient Experience is Important

Patient Experience: Why It’s More Important Than Ever

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In nearly every industry across the country, customer service is an item of the utmost importance. Even so, rarely has the healthcare field been on the cutting edge of pushing for better customer service. For many years, hospitals and provider offices knew that people would continue to need their care, regardless of whether they offered quality customer service. For that …

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Ross Medical Celebrates Heart Health in Erlanger

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Each year in February, we recognize American Heart Month. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, “heart disease is the leading cause of death for men and women.” As a healthcare training organization, Ross Medical Education Center and Ross College campuses work hard to instruct their students about heart health in order to improve their lives and the …

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Join the Great American Smokeout

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Each year, on the third Thursday of November, just a week before Thanksgiving, another important date is observed. This has been deemed the Great American Smokeout. Sponsored by the American Cancer Society, this is a day on which this organization and healthcare professionals challenge smokers to make a plan to quit. This year’s “Get Ready, Set, Quit!” date was yesterday, …

November is American Diabetes Month

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Did you know that 1 in 11 Americans today has diabetes? Despite its prevalence, diabetes is an invisible disease. It affects men and women, people young and old, and people of all races, shapes and sizes. Often there are no outward signs from the 29 million Americans who fight this chronic illness every day. That’s why there is a critical …

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Family and Women’s Health and Fitness Day

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Each year at the end of September, two different but related events are observed. On the last Saturday of September, this year Saturday, September 24th, we observe Family Health and Fitness Day. The last Wednesday of the month, this year Wednesday, September 28th, is Women’s Health and Fitness Day. Both of these days serve as a reminder strive to live …

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Ways to Build Confidence As a Healthcare Professional

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So you studied hard, practiced your skills relentlessly, made it through school, and landed that job in the healthcare field! Even with all that preparation, do you ever find yourself struggling to be confident in what you know or what you’re asked to do? You know that your manager, coworkers, and patients are relying on you, and you know that …

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Work Hard, Live Well

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Whether you’ve already entered the exciting world of healthcare, you are currently a student in a Ross healthcare training program, or are just considering a healthcare career program now, a healthy work/life balance is something that can be difficult to achieve and even harder to maintain. However, even though it may not be easy, that balance is possible and important …

September is Healthy Aging Month at Ross Medical Education Center

September is Healthy Aging Month

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Whether you’re 12 or 112, getting older is something that is constantly happening when you want it to and when you don’t. However, aging doesn’t have to be something that we dread. September is Healthy Aging Month, because it’s never too late to start healthy habits and break unhealthy ones. Oftentimes there seems to be an unspoken age limit on …

Tips For Back to School Season at Ross Medical Education Center

Tips to Get You Ready for Back to School

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It’s back to school season, and we hope that the kids aren’t the only ones headed back to the classroom! So, dust off those notebooks, binders, highlighters, and notecards and get ready to hit the books. If you head over to your local Ross Medical Education Center campus, in nine months or less, you can be out of school and …

August is National Immunization Awareness Month

August is National Immunization Awareness Month

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As kids are heading back to school and summer is winding down, August can be a very busy month. While it is back to school season and families are picking up school supplies, lunch boxes, and backpacks, August is also National Immunization Awareness Month. The goal is to remind families to make sure that they and their children are prepared …

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Smartphone Apps for the Healthcare Training Student

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You don’t have to be very technologically savvy to recognize that technology has grown tremendously in recent years and continues to grow substantially. Computers have moved from taking up an entire room to being tiny enough to fit in your pocket with memory large enough to store thousands of photos and videos and multiple gigabytes of data. As smartphones have …

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5 Habits of Highly Effective Healthcare Professionals

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Have you ever read Stephen Covey’s 7 Habits of Highly Effective People? In it he outlines some of the habits that he has found to be fundamentally important in the lives of people that are successful both personally and professionally. He mentions things that revolve around important skills like goal setting, working with others effectively, and making sure to take …

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Practice Sun Safety This July

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The kids have been out of school for awhile now, trips to the beach and pool have become much more commonplace, and barbecues are being held in backyards across the country. Summer is a time of year that brings people together and outside to enjoy the weather and fun activities that go along with it. However, with all that fun …

5 Simple Ways to Get Healthy for Summer at Ross Medical Education Center

5 Simple Ways to Get Healthy This Summer!

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Although your health is important all year long, summer is the perfect time to get back in gear with good habits, healthy eating, and exercise! We know it can be tough to change your diet, routine, and physical activity patterns overnight, but it doesn’t have to be impossible! In fact, we think that if you follow some of these simple …