Ross Medical Education Center Evansville Holiday Community Service

Ross Medical in Evansville Helps Their Community Celebrate the Holidays

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The Ross Medical Education Center Evansville, Indiana campus decided to not participate in just one event during the holiday season, but three. The staff, faculty, and students stayed busy both in the classroom and in serving their community. They began by hosting the Giving Tree Program, then collected a variety of items for local shelter, and finished up the season …

Ross College Sylvania Walk to end Alzheimer's 2017

Ross College in Sylvania Walks to End Alzheimer’s

michaelajoy Campus Events, Ohio, Sylvania

Recently the Ross College students in Sylvania, Ohio joined forces at the walk to end Alzheimer’s. The University of Toledo hosted the Walk to End Alzheimer’s on campus on a Saturday morning, and the entire community united as one. The Ross Sylvania Team arrived sporting their purple, custom-made Ross College tee-shirts and walked proudly through rain and shine to support …

Ross Medical Education Center Johnson City ARCH

Ross Medical in Johnson City Supports Appalachian Regional Coalition on Homelessness

michaelajoy Campus Events, Johnson City, Tennessee

This winter, the Appalachian Regional Coalition on Homelessness reached out to the Ross Medical Education Center Johnson City, Tennessee campus with an urgent need for donations for their food pantry. The campus immediately responded with willingness to help. However, this was not a typical food drive as the items they ask for are easily carried in a backpack or considered …

Ross Medical Education Center New Baltimore and Region Collect Bags

Ross Medical in New Baltimore Joins Region to Make Mats for the Homeless

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This holiday season, Ross Medical Education Center New Baltimore, Michigan campus partnered with Feeding the Need of Macomb and headed up a Plastic Bag Drive that ran from December 4th thru December 22nd. New Baltimore was very excited about this event as they were confident that it could be very impactful and effective, so they decided to invite the entire …

Ross Medical Education Center Portage Kalamazoo County Animal Services and Enforcement

Ross Medical in Portage Collects Items for Kalamazoo County Animal Services & Enforcement

michaelajoy Campus Events, Michigan, Portage

During the past holiday season, students from Ross Medical Education Center in Portage, Michigan held a campus-wide supplies drive this holiday season. However, the students in the Portage Veterinary Assistant program wanted to do something a little different. So the class chose to provide Kalamazoo County Animal Services and Enforcement with much needed pet food, pet toys, treats, and day-to-day …

Ross Medical Education Center Owensboro 1000lb Challenge 2017

Ross Medical in Owensboro Collects Over 1000 Pounds of Pet Supplies for Local Animals

michaelajoy Campus Events, Kentucky, Owensboro

This winter, the Ross Medical Education Center campus in Owensboro, Kentucky once again raised awareness and items for the 4th Annual 1000 lb Challenge in conjunction with the Owensboro Humane Society. Each year that the campus hosts and participates in this event is exciting, and they are able to raise more awareness and more items to help their furry friends …

Ross Medical Education Center Port Huron KIDS in Distress Mitten Tree

Ross Medical in Port Huron Decorates Mitten Tree for KIDS in Distress

michaelajoy Campus Events, Michigan, Port Huron

The Port Huron, Michigan campus of Ross Medical Education Center celebrated the Christmas season by decorating the lobby with a fun and festive hat and mitten tree. It has long been the tradition at this campus to collect cold weather gear for donation to an important local organization, KIDS in Distress. This season, KIDS was in particular need of hats, …

Ross Medical Education Center Midland Michigan Gives Gifts to MidMichigan Children

Ross Medical in Midland Makes Gift Bags for Hospitalized Children

michaelajoy Campus Events, Michigan, Midland

Many Ross Medical Education Center students choose to pursue a career in the health field because of their compassion and commitment to helping those in their community. In a display of that commitment, the Ross Medical Education Center Midland, Michigan campus recently collected and donated items for children who were hospitalized at MidMichigan Medical Center during the holidays. Some of …

Ross Medical Education Center Canton Helps Homeless Children at Christmas

Ross Medical in Canton Joins Christmas Party for Homeless Children

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This past holiday season, the Canton, Michigan campus of Ross Medical Education Center joined in the 2017 Celebration for Homeless Children Event hosted by the QSA Foundation Corporation. This annual event is to benefit homeless and disadvantaged children living in shelters in the Metro Detroit Area. The local homeless shelters host more than 200 children currently and are expecting more. …

Ross Medical Education Center Taylor Penrickton Center

Ross Medical in Taylor Supports Local Penrickton Center

michaelajoy Campus Events, Michigan, Taylor

During the month of December, the Taylor, Michigan campus of Ross Medical Education Center decided to end the year on a high note and put the needs of other first. The campus in its entirety decided to help support the Penrickton Center for Blind Children which is located directly down the street from the campus. The Penrickton Center for Blind …

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 …

Ross Medical Education Center Kalamazoo Salvation Army Volunteers

Ross Medical in Kalamazoo Rings Bells & Gives Gifts With the Salvation Army

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For two weeks last November, the Ross Medical Education Center Kalamazoo, Michigan campus spread a little warmth by volunteering as Salvation Army Bell Ringers. Organized by the campus’ morning Office Assistant, Teressa Foster, students, faculty, and staff members signed up to ring the Salvation Army’s iconic golden bells at various locations in their local area on West Main Street. It …

Ross Medical Education Center Granger Angel Tree 2017

Ross Medical in Granger Joins Angel Tree Program

michaelajoy Campus Events, Granger, Indiana

Every year during the holiday season, each of the Ross Medical Education Center campus locations is overwhelmed by the holiday spirit and generosity of their staff, faculty, and students. This year at Ross Medical Education Center in Granger, Indiana was no different. They had a lot of different ways that they considered making a difference in their community, but none …

Ross Medical Education Center Be the Match Michigan Blood

Ross Medical in Lansing Joins Be the Match in Large Numbers

michaelajoy Campus Events, Lansing, Michigan

Caitlin Gallagher of Michigan Blood has visited the Ross Medical Education Center campus in Lansing, Michigan on a number of occasions. But her most recent visit stands out among the others. While at the campus, Caitlin gave a moving presentation to the Lansing campus’ current enrollees, offering them an opportunity to join Be The Match. Ross students met Caitlin’s earnest …

Ross Medical Education Center Erlanger Canned Food Drive

Ross Medical in Erlanger Hosts Thanksgiving Can Drive

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Late this last fall, the Ross Medical Education Center campus in Erlanger, Kentucky collected and donated cans of corn for the local non-profit food pantry, Be Concerned. The donated cans going to the local food pantry will contribute to helping over 800 families in the surrounding community. “Our students help make this food drive a success and help to show …

Ross Medical Education Center Dental Assistant Class Volunteers Taste of Heaven

Dental Assistant Students from Ross Medical in Kalamazoo Help Out at A Little Taste of Heaven

michaelajoy Campus Events, Kalamazoo, Michigan

This November, the Dental Assistant program students from Ross Medical Education Center students in Kalamazoo, Michigan volunteered at Kalamazoo’s own Taste of Heaven, led by their instructor Shawna Blazok. Located on West Main Street, this little shop provides delicious treats. Also, since it opened in 1999, A Taste of Heaven has worked together with the Kalamazoo Gospel Mission and Youth …

Ross Medical Education Center Charleston PICU Gifts

Ross Medical in Charleston Collects Supplies for PICU Patients

michaelajoy Campus Events, Charleston, West Virginia

The Charleston, West Virginia campus of Ross Medical Education Center wanted to get a head start on drumming up some holiday cheer in their community. To do that, they decided to host a toy and supply drive for the Charleston Area Medical Center’s Pediatric Intensive Care Unit. They learned from a hospital representative that oftentimes donations of toys and other …