Ross Medical Education Center Supports KIPP Houston After Hurricane Harvey

Ross Campuses Come Together to Support KIPP Houston in Hurricane Harvey’s Wake

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In the wake of Hurricane Harvey, as the news was filled with the devastation experienced by those in and around Houston, Ross Medical Education Center and Ross College campuses were overwhelmed by students and staff asking how Ross could help. One of the things that has always set Ross apart is the generosity and compassion of the staff, faculty, and …

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Ross Medical in Charleston Supports Local Ronald McDonald House Charity

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Throughout the month of February, staff, faculty, and students at the Ross Medical Education Center Charleston, West Virginia campus went to work to improve the lives of others. They team together to help their local Ronald McDonald House Charity (RMHC) by donating those items of which the organization is in great need. In order to decide what to accept and …

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Ross Medical in Charleston Hosts Tissue Drive for Local Students

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During the first two weeks of December, the students from Ross Medical Education Center in Charleston, West Virginia worked tirelessly to organize a tissue donation drive to benefit students of Bridge Elementary located in Elkview, West Virginia. Although tissues may not seem like much, they are a sign of comfort in each classroom and they allow the teachers, students, and …

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Ross Medical in Charleston Hosts Socktober

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The month of October is an important one for those in healthcare as it is Breast Cancer Awareness Month. However there are many other causes for which healthcare professionals and healthcare students choose to fight. At each Ross Medical Education Center campus, staff, faculty, and students work hard every month to make a difference in their communities and to positively …

Ross Medical Education Center Charleston Pharmacy Technician Field Trip

Pharmacy Technician Students in Charleston Visit Hospital Pharmacy

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One of the best parts about learning in a hands-on environment is the opportunity to actually travel to places where people are using the skills being learned in class. The Ross Medical Education Center students in the Charleston Pharmacy Technician program got the opportunity to do just that. The students spent a morning touring the in-patient pharmacy at Charleston Area …

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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 …

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Charleston Dental Assistant Students Visit Joy Dental Lab

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Pursuing a career in healthcare through the programs offered by Ross Medical Education Center is exciting and filled with hands on experiences and lessons from instructors with experience in the field. Many students consistently enjoy the lab activities and skills that they gain there. Another exciting place to learn is off-site during the externship experience and even earlier than that …

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Charleston Gives Basics for Local Moms

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In honor of Mother’s Day and mothers everywhere, the Ross Medical Education Center campus in Charleston, WV was thrilled to be a part of making this Mother’s Day a little better for some area moms. They worked hard to collect items for a toiletry item drive. Although toiletries may not sound like the most exciting Mother’s Day gifts, many on …

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Charleston Pharmacy Technician Students Visit Charleston Area Medical Center Solutions

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The Ross Medical Education Center Pharmacy Technician class in Charleston recently took a field trip to visit Charleston Area Medical Center (CAMC) Solutions. The facility is a batch infusion center that serves all four of Charleston Area Medical Center’s hospitals. Charleston Area Medical Center Solutions can produce up to 30,000 IV bags each month, and students were excited to see …

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Charleston Hosts Drive Benefiting Covenant House

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Each year in March, faculty, students, and staff at Ross Medical Education Center campus in Charleston spend the month collecting non-perishable food items for a local shelter. Each student, staff member, and faculty member brings in items and encourages their friends and family to become involved as well. This year, over 100 items were collected during the course of the …

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Employer Spotlight: Highland Hospital

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The Ross Medical Education Center campus in Charleston has enjoyed a partnership with Highland Hospital in Charleston, WV as an externship site and graduate employer for their Pharmacy Technician students. Highland Hospital provides comprehensive mental health inpatient services for adults, teens, and children. According to their website, their vision is that “Highland will be the premier provider of quality behavioral …

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Charleston Teaches Dental Hygiene at Local Elementary

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This February, Dental Assistant students from Ross Medical Education Center in Charleston, WV visited a local elementary school to teach 55 first grade students about effectively caring for their teeth in honor of National Children’s Dental Health Month. Students gathered at Piedmont Elementary and broke elementary students into groups of three. The children learned how to brush their teeth, made …

Employer Spotlight: Burgess Dental

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The Ross Medical Education Center campus in Charleston has loved the opportunity to send externship students to Burgess Dental. One of their Dental Assistant students from their first class in that program asked Dr. John Burgess to allow her to complete her externship there as she was a patient of his. He finally agreed to let her as a favor, …

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Charleston Adopts Salvation Army “Angels”

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This December, the students, staff, and faculty at Ross Medical Education Center in Charleston partnered with the Salvation Army of Charleston through their Angel Tree project to “adopt” two Christmas Angels. The Angel Tree program collects donations for local children to give them a Christmas that their families otherwise could not afford. The staff and faculty were very excited to …

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Charleston Sends Holiday Mail to Heroes!

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To kick-off the holiday season, students and staff at Ross Medical Education Center in Charleston, West Virginia decided to participate in the American Red Cross’ “Holiday Mail for Heroes” program. Students, staff, and faculty were given cards and asked to write well wishes to military men and women. Everyone on the campus responded enthusiastically, taking cards and filling them with …

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Charleston Visits OmniCare Externship Site

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Last Tuesday, November 4th, students from Ross Medical Education Center in Charleston’s Pharmacy Technician program traveled to OmniCare Long Term Care Pharmacy. OmniCare is an active affiliate with the campus’ Pharmacy Technician externship program. In each of its programs, Ross requires students to complete a practical externship in order to graduate. The externship is crucial to the learning experience for …

Deck The Halls & Post On Walls 2013 Comes to an End!

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This year we experienced one of the best Deck The Halls & Post On Walls – Holiday Scavenger Hunt events to date! Over 500 students participated and many completed all 5 challenges!

Ross Launches Annual Holiday Scavenger Hunt

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In 2010, Ross Medical Education Center joined Facebook. When December 2011 came around we realized Facebook would be a great way to keep in touch with our students while they were on Holiday break.