Tag Archives: Healthcare

Health Care Management: A Career with a Future

When one nears graduation, one becomes a bit more reflective. Health care management student Charlie Wirtz is no exception.  She is a “blended” student—taking some residential classes at Globe University-Wausau and some online, and the combination has worked for her. … Continue reading

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Women, Protect Your Hearts!!!

National Heart Month was kicked off on February 1 with National Wear Red Day.  This day is in reference to women’s heart health rather than Valentine’s Day, so flowers and chocolate were not the focus.  The focus of National Wear … Continue reading

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American Life Expectancy Does Not Measure Up

We all want to envision a long and healthy life.  As a nation, we spend more per capita on health care than any other country in the world.  Are we getting what we are paying for?  Not according to a … Continue reading

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Storlie’s Story: Meet Our New Medical Assistant Instructor

Every quarter brings newness to it: new students, new courses and new faculty.  This quarter is no different. Globe University-Madison East has hired a new full-time medical assistant instructor, and it is my pleasure to introduce her. Meet Dawn Storlie. … Continue reading

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Obamacare is Popular!

A recent study found that most people, regardless of political allegiance, like the Affordable Care Act (Obamacare).  In a Kaiser Health News Report, Shefali S. Kulkarni filed a report analyzing a nationwide survey by a Stanford University professor in collaboration with … Continue reading

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The Importance of Medical Assistants – At the Heart of Healthcare

This week (October 14 through October 20) is Medical Assistant Recognition Week – so let’s celebrate! Medical Assistants are of vital importance to the medical field. Through their interaction with patients, medical assistants offer support and assistance with making patients … Continue reading

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How Do We Show We Care…Teachers Can Identify 3 Areas in which Students Have Need.

How Do We Show that We Care: Part II Now that school has been in session in the La Crosse area for over a week, teachers are getting to know their new students fairly well. After five days of class, … Continue reading

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The U.S. Supreme Court Upholds Obama Health Care Law: Justice Roberts Key Vote

By Brian Craig With a key vote by Chief Justice John Robert, the U.S. Supreme Court has upheld the constitutionality of the Affordable Care Act and the individual mandate under President Obama’s health care law. The court’s four liberal justices, … Continue reading

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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 … Continue reading

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From Helping People With Their Cars to Helping People With Their Health

Everyone’s life journey leads them down different paths.  For medical assistant student Gary Koerner, his journey brought him to Globe University.  After working 20 years as a service manager for General Motors, Gary decided he needed a change.  He enjoyed helping … Continue reading

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