Ross Medical Education Center in Grand Rapids North & Kentwood

Ross has two Grand Rapids area locations offering training in: Medical Assistant, Medical Insurance Billing and Office Administration, Dental Assistant, Pharmacy Technician, and Nursing Assistant. Request more information by selecting a program below:

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Ross Medical in Kentwood

4528 Breton S.E.,
Kentwood, Michigan 49508

(Just off 44th St)

Ross Medical in Grand Rapids North

1624 Woodworth NE,
Grand Rapids, MI 49525

(Just off Plainfield Ave)

Medical Assistant Program in Grand Rapids & Kentwood

Ross Medical Education Center provides Medical Assistant training in Grand Rapids. Students are given instruction on a variety of skills related to both administrative and clinical aspects of Medical Assisting. The Medical Assistant program at the Ross campuses in Grand Rapids and Kentwood has six modules. The course is structured so that the modules can be completed in any order. Upon successfully completing the program in Grand Rapids or Kentwood, students should be prepared to work in entry-level positions in a physician’s office, clinic, or other medical setting.

Medical Assisting in Grand Rapids & Kentwood


Medical Billing and Coding Training in Grand Rapids & Kentwood

Medical Billing & Coding in Grand Rapids & Kentwood

Ross Medical Education Center provides Medical Billing and Coding related training in Grand Rapids and Kentwood. In the Medical Insurance Billing and Office Administration program, students are given instruction on basic human anatomy and physiology, disease processes and the associated pharmacotherapy, and medical terminology. They are also instructed on administrative skills including medical charting and filing, financial record-keeping, proper processing of medical insurance claims, and other routine medical office procedures. The Medical Insurance Billing and Office Administration program at the Ross campuses in Grand Rapids and Kentwood has five modules. The course is structured so that the modules can be completed in any order. Upon successfully completing the program in Kentwood or Grand Rapids, students should be prepared to work in entry-level positions such as Medical Receptionist, Medical Secretary, Billing Clerk, Patient Account Representative, and Patient Services Representative.



Dental Assistant Program in Grand Rapids & Kentwood

Ross Medical Education Center provides Dental Assistant training in Grand Rapids and Kentwood. In this training program, students will be instructed on clinical as well as administrative skills relevant to the dental office. Some of the clinical skills include the processing of radiographs, taking and recording vital signs, and taking impressions. Some administrative skills consist of filing medical records, preparing new patient charts, and and scheduling appointments. The Dental Assistant program at the Ross campuses in Grand Rapids and Kentwood has six modules. The course is structured so that the modules can be completed in any order. Upon successfully completing the program in Grand Rapids or Kentwood, students should be prepared to work in entry-level positions in a dental office such as Dental Assistant, Dental Insurance Clerk, or Dental Receptionist.

Dental Assisting in Grand Rapids & Kentwood


Pharmacy Technician Program in Grand Rapids & Kentwood

Pharmacy Technician in Kentwood

Ross Medical Education Center provides Pharmacy Technician training in Grand Rapids and Kentwood. In the Pharmacy Technician program, students are given instruction on the necessary information and skills for an assistant to a licensed Pharmacist. Some of the topics they are instructed on include pharmacy ethics and law, microbiology, drug procurement and inventory control, and pharmaceutical and medical terminology. The Pharmacy Technician program at the Ross campuses in Grand Rapids and Kentwood has six modules. The course is structured so that the modules can be completed in any order. Upon successfully completing the program in Grand Rapids or Kentwood, students should be prepared to work in entry-level positions in community, retail, or hospital pharmacies.



Nursing Assistant Program in Grand Rapids, MI

Ross Medical Education Center provides Nursing Assistant training in Grand Rapids. The Nursing Assistant program prepares the student for employment in a variety of entry-level medical fields. Students will be following the curriculum of instruction as described in the 1991 State of Michigan Nurse Aide Training Curriculum Model and will be trained to perform the specific skills that are required to pass the skills portion of the State of Michigan Nurse Aide Certification Examination as administered by Thompson Prometric. Students will also be instructed and tested on the concepts and information which are required for the written portion of the State of Michigan Nurse Aide Certification Exam as administered by Thompson Prometric. The tuition for this program is $985 which includes a $25 non-refundable application fee.

Nursing Assistant in Grand Rapids

About Ross in Grand Rapids & Kentwood

Opened in 2016, the Ross Medical Education Center Grand Rapids campus is on the northeast side of the city and is only about a mile north of 96 and two miles east of 131. The campus is conveniently located just off of Plainfield Ave and in the same parking lot as Meijer.

Opened in 1989, the Ross Medical Education Center Kentwood campus is on the southwest side of the city and can be easily accessed by both 96 and 131. The campus is conveniently located on the Grand Rapids public transit route 44 and is across the street from Horrocks Market.

As the second largest city in Michigan and the largest city in Western Michigan, Grand Rapids and the surrounding areas house a large network of hospitals, specialty clinics, pharmacies, and research centers. This combination of healthcare facilities makes Grand Rapids and Kentwood two great locations to pursue healthcare training.

Ross Medical Education Center’s Grand Rapids and Kentwood campuses offer training in the following programs:

  • Medical Assistant
  • Medical Insurance Billing and Office Administration
  • Dental Assistant
  • Pharmacy Technician
  • Nursing Assistant

“My experience at Ross was pleasant and professional. I feel as though I gained adequate knowledge to be able to get in the door at a good health care facility. Without Ross I would not have the tools and skills that I needed to be able to start my new career as a medical assistant. Ross is me!”Angela P. | Medical Assistant | Kentwood, MI | Graduated October 2014

Meet the Kentwood Team


Andrea Heckenmueller
Andrea Heckenmueller
Campus Director


Stephannie Gonzalez-Abreu
Stephannie Gonzalez-Abreu
Financial Aid Student Support Representative
Terri Legg
Terri Legg
Career Development Representative
Jenni Deppe
Jenni Deppe
Career Services Representative
Cheryl Owen
Cheryl Owen
Career Services Representative

Lara Dahlke
Lara Dahlke
Office Assistant
Jodie Karrip
Jodie Karrip
Medical Assistant Instructor
Kelley Simpson
Kelley Simpson
Medical Assistant Instructor
Angel Meade
Angel Meade
Medical Assistant Instructor

Kameron Selleck
Kameron Selleck
Medical Assistant Instructor
Stacey Moore
Stacey Moore
Medical Assistant Instructor
Tricia Sudyk
Tricia Sudyk
Medical Insurance Billing and Office Administration Instructor
Daniel Dennis
Daniel Dennis
Medical Insurance Billing and Office Administration Instructor

Valerie Frens
Valerie Frens
Medical Insurance Billing and Office Administration Instructor
Lindy Weiland
Lindy Weiland
Pharmacy Technician Instructor
Ann Delzell
Ann Delzell
Teacher Assistant/Substitute
Chera Krontz
Chera Krontz
Teacher Assistant/Substitute
 

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