ACMC Academy Applications
2016 ACMC Academy applications are now available. ACMC Academy provides healthcare-related practical learning experiences at ACMC during the summer for students interested in healthcare careers. The program is open to high school students who will be in 11th or 12th grade for the 2016-17 academic year. Qualified applicants must have a current overall GPA of 3.0 or greater and no more than 3 absences or tardies in the previous semester. Application deadline is April 6, 2016.
ACMC Foundation announces Patel Memorial Scholarship
The ACMC Foundation is now accepting applications for the Anil G. Patel, MD Memorial Scholarship. The one-time, $1,000 scholarship is open to graduates of a public or private high school in the following Ohio counties: Ashtabula, Lake, Geauga, Trumbull – with preference being given to applicants from Ashtabula County. Applicants must be enrolled full time in an accredited medical school in the United States. The deadline to submit an application is December 15.
Download the Patel Scholarship Application.
Return/submit completed application packet to:
C/O Anil G. Patel, MD Memorial Scholarship
2420 Lake Avenue, Ashtabula, OH 44004
ACMC Foundation Now Accepting Applications for Patel Scholarship
The ACMC Foundation is now accepting applications for the ACMC Foundation Anil G. Patel, MD Memorial Scholarship. The deadline to submit an application is December 15.
The scholarship will provide a one-time $1,000 scholarship paid directly to the recipient's accredited medical school.
For more information download the Patel Scholarship Application and the Patel Scholarship Overview.
Wells Fargo Does Well at ACMC Foundation Golf Classic
ACMC Foundation hosted the 19th Annual Golf Classic at Harbor Golf Club and Martini's on Thursday, June 18th with skills contests, raffles, and giveaways, including a giveaway of a ticket "Player Package" to the PGA Bridgestone Invitational.
On Saturday, April 11, more than 400 ACMC employees, family, and friends gathered at Andrus Banquet Center for a Reverse Raffle in support of outpatient oncology and infusion services. The event raised more than $8,500 for the ACMC Foundation to fund a renovation project at the cancer center building to accommodate more patients and enhance care.
ACMC Receives $100,000 Grant for Cancer Infusion Program
Last week, Jason Wilson, director of the Governor's Office of Appalachia, along with ACMC President & CEO Michael Habowski, ACMC Board of Directors Chairperson Dr. Susan Stocker, Dean of Kent State University—Ashtabula, and local officials announced a grant for $100,000 to the Ashtabula County Medical Center. The grant is from the State Appalachian Development Program and will help purchase equipment for ACMC's oncology infusion program.
"We are in the midst of a building renovation project that will allow more patients to have access to cancer infusion services. This money will go right to the heart of the program—the equipment that delivers the medicine they need," Habowski said.
The grant will purchase infusion pumps, monitors and equipment for a new on-site pharmacy to be located in the oncology building at ACMC's main campus. Additionally there will be more private exam rooms and physician office space.