Ross Medical Education Center-Owensboro Crossroads to Hope Homeless Shelter

Ross Medical in Owensboro Collects Needed Items for Crossroads Shelter

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Like each of the campuses, the staff, faculty, and students of Ross Medical Education Center campus in Owensboro, Kentucky have made it their mission to stay heavily involved in their community. Campus Director LaTasha Shemwell stated, “when I heard that Crossroads to Hope Homeless Shelter needed hygiene products, I knew I wanted my Campus to come together and help.” So …

Ross Medical Education Center New Baltimore St Jude 5k

Ross Medical in New Baltimore Supports St. Jude’s 5k Event

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This fall, several staff members from Ross Medical Education Center in New Baltimore, Michigan spent their Saturday morning volunteering their time at the Annual St. Jude 5K Walk/Run to End Childhood Cancer. This year’s event was located at Delia Park in Sterling Heights, Michigan and consisted of nearly 500 participants. Through this event, over $100,000 was raised for St. Jude …

Ross Medical Education Center Port Huron CSL Plasma Speaker

Ross Medical in Port Huron Gets Visit from CSL Plasma Center

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Recently, Desiree Wright, a Licensed Practical Nurse from CSL Plasma Center visited the Ross Medical Education Center Port Huron, Michigan campus. In addition to being a local medical professional with experience in the healthcare field to share with students, she also proved herself to be an engaging speaker. “Desiree captivated our students with information regarding CSL’s history and what the …

Ross Medical Education Center Brighton Supports VINA Community Dental Center

Ross Medical in Brighton Supports VINA Community Dental Center

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The Brighton, Michigan campus of Ross Medical Education Center recently held a drive to collect items for the VINA Community Dental Center. According to their website, VINA Community Dental Center was established in 2008. They seek to offer basic dental care to low-income, uninsured individuals in Livingston County. This is an underserved group that typically has little access to dental …

Ross Medical Education Center Madison Heights Ronald McDonald House

Ross Medical in Madison Heights Supports Ronald McDonald House

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During the month of August the Ross Medical Education Center Madison Heights, Michigan campus collected pop tabs to help support Ronald McDonald House of Detroit. This is just one of many events that are continually being held at the campus to benefit this incredible organization. With the help of all the Ross students, staff, and faculty, they were able to …

Ross Medical Education Center Kalamazoo Michigan Blood Blood Drive

Ross Medical in Kalamazoo Hosts Michigan Blood for Drive

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This September, the Ross Medical Education Center Kalamazoo, Michigan campus hosted Michigan Blood for a blood drive. Cynthia Stannard, Michigan Blood Donor Recruitment Representative, wrote a kind note thanking the Kalamazoo team after their drive, saying, “Thank you for hosting the blood drive. We do appreciate what we collected as your donations saved 24 lives. Please pass along my thanks …

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 …

National Pharmacy Technician Day

National Pharmacy Week 2017

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Annually in the third week of October, Ross Medical Education Center and Ross College campuses join the rest of the healthcare community in recognizing National Pharmacy Week. During the week, we at Ross take a moment to thank the entire pharmacy staff, including pharmacists and pharmacy technicians for their diligence and hard work. Staff, faculty, and students at Ross campuses …

Ross Medical Education Center Flint Ronald McDonald House Pop Tab Drive

Ross Medical in Flint Donates Pop Tabs to Ronald McDonald House of Ann Arbor

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This summer, the students of the Ross Medical Education Center campus in Flint, Michigan held a pull-tab drive to benefit the Ronald McDonald House Charities of Ann Arbor, Michigan. The students in Ms. Dowland-Gillett’s evening Medical Insurance Billing and Office Administration class initiated the drive and, together with the entire Flint campus, was able to fill a five pound jar …

Ross Medical Education Center New Baltimore Good Old Days Parade Seussville

Ross Medical in New Baltimore Joins Local Seussville Parade

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On a sunny Saturday morning this September, the New Baltimore, Michigan campus of Ross Medical Education Center was an example of what efficiency and teamwork can accomplish. The campus came together and participated as a group in the Children’s Main Street Parade in Richmond, Michigan during the Richmond Good Old Days Festival. The theme for the event this year was …

Ross Medical Education Center Lansing Shabazz Academy

Ross Medical in Lansing Supports Local Class at Shabazz Academy

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The staff of Ross Medical Education Center of Lansing, Michigan recognizes the impact a positive early learning experience has on every child. So, when Dental Assistant Program Chair Colleen Mee and Career Development Representative Shari Brooks shared the idea of partnering with a local school to “adopt a class.” Campus Director Michelle Rodesiler responded with an enthusiastic offer to head …

Ross Medical Education Center Grand Rapids North JDRF Walk

Ross Medical in Grand Rapids Joins Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation Walk

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This September, students, staff, and faculty members from the Ross Medical Education Center Grand Rapids North, Michigan campus attended their second annual walk to cure diabetes. This annual event is an integral one in supporting the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation. This organization is very important personally to several of the Ross staff members and students. However, they are not the …

Ross Medical Education Center Owensboro Matthew 25 AIDS Services

Ross Medical in Owensboro Invites Matthew 25 AIDS Services to Campus

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Ross Medical Education Center in Owensboro, Kentucky recently invited guest speaker Shelby Cole from Matthew 25 AIDS Services to campus. Shelby was thrilled to talk with morning students in the Medical Assistant program, Medical Insurance Billing and Office Administration program, and the Dental Assistant program about AIDS/HIV Awareness. Campus Director LaTasha Shemwell stated, “I felt it would be fitting for …

Ross Medical Education Center Kokomo Gilead House 5K

Ross Medical in Kokomo Helps Out at Recovery 5K

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This summer, the Kokomo, Indiana campus of Ross Medical Education Center started working with The Gilead House on their 8th annual 5K called Steps to Recovery. The 5K will help fund their newly renovated facility to offer safe and sober living conditions for up to 20 women. The staff, faculty, and students helped by creating flyers for them and then …

Ross Medical Education Center Midland Helps The Red Door Thrift Store

Ross Medical in Midland Volunteers at The Red Door Thrift Store

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The students, staff, and faculty from the Ross Education Medical Center campus in Midland, Michigan recently volunteered time at The Red Door Thrift Store in Midland. Volunteering activities ranged between a variety of tasks around the facility. Some of the things that volunteers could be found doing included organizing clothing by size and item, steaming and ironing clothing, and sorting …

Ross Medical Education Center Morgantown Scotts Run Settlement House

Ross Medical in Morgantown Joins Scott’s Run to Fill Backpacks With Food for Local Children

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Students attending the Ross Medical Education Center Morgantown, West Virginia campus were motivated by one sentence this summer: “Our goal is to ensure that no school child spends a weekend hungry.” This is the mission of the Backpack Feeding Program organized by Scott’s Run Settlement House. In an effort to support the mission, staff and students collected individually wrapped food …

Ross Medical Education Center Bowling Green Be the Match Registry

Ross Medical Education Center in Bowling Green Joins Be the Match Registry

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This summer, the Ross Medical Education Center Bowling Green, Kentucky campus held a bone marrow donation drive for Be the Match. Be the Match spent the last quarter of a century managing the largest and most diverse marrow registry in the world. Their goal is to make survival and recovery a reality for all of those diagnosed with blood diseases. …