Tag Archives: Health Care

Health Care Jobs Expected to Grow at Fast Pace

As the health care field rapidly changes, it’s an exciting time for a career in health care management. According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, health care jobs and industries are expected to have the fasted growth and add the most jobs between now and 2024. Change is being seen in how care is
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6 Ways to Cut Health Care Costs

Contributed by Jerry Lovrien, Health Care Management Instructor, Globe UniversityHealth care costs continue to rise and continue to be cause for concern. It is estimated that health care costs for 2013 will hit $2.8 Trillion, 20% of our GDP. How do we control the cost of health care while still providing quality care?  In a
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Health Care Leadership Tips

Contributed by April Schmidt, Health Care Management Program Chair, Globe University – Appleton I was able to hear Charlie Nickerson give a 10 minute presentation two years ago on building relationships. I still remember the visual description he gave –  you start at the mailbox at the end of the driveway and over time as
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States Have 3 Options

Health care managers are closely watching how the health reform law is being implemented.  Students at Globe University are gaining the skills needed to be successful in the changing field of health care. The Affordable Care Act (Obamacare) mandates that there will be health insurance exchanges to make it easier for consumers and employers to
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The Election is Over – State Responses to Obamacare

Health Care Managers are closely watching how key parts of the Affordable Care Act are being implemented.  Health insurance exchanges are one provision of the Affordable Care Act (Obamacare).  Now that the election is over and the President has been re-elected, there is a wide range of responses from the states on how they will
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Take a Tour: State-Of-The-Art Langlade Hospital

by Kerry Miller-Mouzon, Medical Assistant Faculty, Globe University-Wausau, and Julie Krizan, Health Care Management Program Chair, Globe University-Wausau On Monday, Oct. 29, 2012 , the medical assistant degree students and health care management degree students of Globe University-Wausau were treated to a tour of the new Langlade Hospital in Antigo, WI. Dave Schneider, executive director
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From Extern to Employee: One Vet Tech’s Journey to Success

Allison Swart was not your typical vet tech student. With an associate’s degree in music recording technology engineering, Allison worked in Nashville for a recording studio where she met numerous musicians including Faith Hill and Reba McEntire before returning to Wisconsin to work as master controller at a Wausau television station.  She enjoyed her work, but it wasn’t as fulfilling as she had hoped and Allison decided to make
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Student of the Month: Barb Reilly

Student Ambassador. GU-MAC President. Student Tutor. MA Program Effectiveness Plan Team Member.  These are all words describing March’s student of the month – medical assistant student Barb Reilly! When the company Barb had been working for closed it’s doors, she knew she was ready for a change and she knew that change involved the health
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