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Radiology Associates of Ocala, P.A. Earns ACR Accreditation
Radiology Associates of Ocala, P.A. has been awarded a three-year term of accreditation in breast magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) as the result of a recent review by the American College of Radiology (ACR). MRI of the breast offers valuable information about many breast conditions that may not be obtained by other imaging modalities, such as mammography or ultrasound.
- Sponsor for their Health Expo (RAO holds a booth) -- Saturday, January 22, 2011
To provide individuals with access to education and corporate training that directly impacts our local community.
Recognizes outstanding teachers in Marion County.
- Bronze Apple sponsor via the Golden Apple Teacher Award
Nationwide community-based voluntary health organization dedicated to eliminating cancer as a major health problem by preventing cancer, saving lives through research, education, advocacy and service.
Their mission is to reduce disability and death from cardiovascular diseases and stroke.
- Donation to the Heart walk.
Improve the health of babies by preventing birth defects, premature birth, and infant mortality.
- Sponsor for "In Honor of Excellence" award program
- RAO has a walking team
Promote the welfare of homeless animals and encourage adoption.
- Sponsor for Hot Dogs and Cool Cats Event
To make a positive impact on the lives of children living with disabilities, including autism, cerebral palsy, and ADHD. RAO is proud to support this group.
The mission of the Munroe Foundation is to encourage philanthropic support for Munroe Regional Medical Center and to improve the health of our community.
- Patron Sponsor for Flavors of Munroe
- Sponsor of Spruce Creek Golf & Country Club’s Club 36 Benefit Golf Tournament
Marion County School of Radiologic Technology
Graduates of this program are eligible for licensure in Florida as Certified Radiologic Technologists and can apply for admission to the certification examination administered by the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (A.R.R.T.). RAO proudly supports the hard work and accomplishments of these students by covering all costs associated with graduation.
We Can Weekend
This community event, hosted and organized by the Robert Boissoneault Oncology Institute, is focused on cancer patients and survivors, and their families. It’s designed to promote, support and provide information on family communication, life after cancer treatment, nutrition, fatigue and new information on specific types of cancer.
Fund children's scholarships for summer camp.
- Sponsor for the Annual George Albright Jr. Golf Invitational to help raise funds for this camp
PACE is a community-based prevention, diversion and early intervention program serving girls 12-17 whose efforts are centered around keeping adolescent girls out of the juvenile justice system.
- Level V Sponsor for Love That Dress Event
Promote and support local artists through Symphony Under the Stars and Annual Art Show as well as fund scholarships to CF.
- Bronze Patron
The children who visit Kimberly's Cottage have endured a lot in their young lives. These children are dealing with the trauma of physical or sexual abuse, emotional abuse, neglect, or exposure to family violence, and are in need of a safe place where they can tell their story and begin to heal. The Marion County Children's Advocacy Center, known as Kimberly's Cottage, is that safe place, and RAO is honored to have made a donation.
Hosted by Youth United Way, the organization's high school program for juniors and seniors who are looking for ways to expand their leadersihp qualities while contributing to their community through volunteering, fundraising and advocating for issues important to the United Way.
- Half-K sponsor for the St. Paddy's 5k
- Three to Tango Sponsor (all proceeds go to the Boys and Girls Club of Marion County)
Their mission is to create Marion County's first all-encompassing health and wellness expo. This event will increase awareness of all forms of healthcare and healthy living opportunities that are available to the residents of Marion County.
- RAO has a booth at the Health & Wellness Exposition
The goal of this event is to promote healthy living to the teachers of our community. Having healthy, motivated teachers is the key to providing our children with quality education.
- Ladies' Night Out Event Sponsor
Radiology Associates salutes the accomplishments of our physicians and staff.
Amanda Ostrom accepted the Board position of Programs Director for the Florida Public Relations Association (FPRA) Ocala Chapter. FPRA provides a variety of services, benefits and opportunities for public relations professionals from continuing education, professional accreditation, monthly professional development programs, professional recognition and annual conference.