Category Archives: Medical Assistant

Medical Assisting Grad: ‘It was Money Well Spent’

When Globe University-Woodbury Director of Career Services, Rachel Morin, had to get surgery on her Achilles tendon at HealthPartners in St. Paul, Minnesota, she noticed the level of professionalism and care of her medical assist. It just so happened that the medical assistant was a 2013 graduate of the medical assisting (MA) program. Rachel said she found
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Using LinkedIn for Your Career in the Medical Industry

LinkedIn is a professional networking site that is worth the investment of your time and energy. If you plan on working in the medical industry as a medical assistant or in nursing, not only can LinkedIn provide you plenty for job leads, it can help you brand yourself and connect with other professionals. We’ll share
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MSB- St. Cloud Students Promote Sports Training from the Inside Out

“I’ve never done anything like this before. It’s been so awesome,” said Minnesota School of Business massage therapy student, Aimee Carag. Carag and 17 other massage and medical assistant students from the St. Cloud campus spent the day putting their skills to use in a big way at the Spartan Challenge at Rocori High School
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Medical Assistant Students Get Hands-on Learning Experience at GU-La Crosse

Students at Globe University  are often given the opportunity to take the knowledge they learn in their classes and apply it to real-world situations. Medical Assistant students in Darci Keenan’s CMA Review class at Globe University-La Crosse were given such an opportunity last term. The class conducted research, made homemade lip balm and bath soak, and shared their products and
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Medical Assistant Student Wins Women of Tomorrow Scholarship

The YWCA Wausau presented an opportunity for two $500 scholarships to be awarded; one to a young woman who will graduate high school (spring 2016) and the other to a returning student that is 24 years or older. On May 18, 2016, the Women of Vision awarded their 67th and 68th scholarships. One of those
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GU – Sioux Falls Medical Assisting Students Job Shadow at Urgent Care

Applied Learning has always been an essential component to the Globe University-Sioux Falls Medical Assistant program. The best way for students to learn skills in their career field is through hands-on experience. That is why two Medical Assistant students recently job-shadowed at the Avera McGreevy Urgent Care for their Advanced Patient Care class. “On Monday, April 18, I job shadowed at the
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No Odds Too Large for Globe University Graduate

Life is not fair, and sometimes it can be almost too much to take. But you know the saying—when the going gets tough, the tough get going. Meet Jessica Miner. She is the definition of tough. When she was just 10 years old, she lost her dad to a heart attack. Five years later, her
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Deanna Rego Selected as Faculty of the Year at Globe Madison East

Deanna Rego can understand things from many angles. This medical assistant program chair and now the faculty member of the year at Globe University-Madison East has come full circle in her journey as a student, mentor, instructor and now program chair. At one point while she was working as a certified medical assistant for Dean
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Spring Flu: What You Need to Know

The flu is getting a late start this season. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention,  as of the week ending March 5th, the flu remains widespread in Minnesota, Wisconsin, South Dakota and much of the country. To date, 539 people in Minnesota and 599 in Wisconsin have people hospitalized with flu-related symptoms. We
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