Tag Archives: Medical Administrative Assistant

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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Teamwork Makes the Dream Work: Two Outstanding Faculty/Staff Member

As the great Vince Lombardi said, “Individual commitment to a group effort—that is what makes a team work, a company work, a society work, a civilization work.” And teamwork is easy at Globe University-Madison West with great team players! This year, two people were awarded Staff Member of the Year and Faculty Member of the
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Alumni Spotlight: Christina Deyoe

Small class sizes. Night and day classes. Convenience. Those are the top reasons recent medical administrative assistant graduate Christina Deyoe chose to attend Globe University. “I chose the medical administrative assistant program because I love helping people and working with people, but I also love the administrative/office atmosphere,” she said. Christina, who graduated in September of this
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Crossing Courses: Instructor Heather Merrell Teaches in 3 Programs

If you haven’t had a class with Heather Merrell yet, the odds are good that you will soon. Heather is teaching courses in three different programs at Globe University-La Crosse. Heather previously taught Medical Terminology in the medical assistant program and Coding and Billing in the medical administrative assistant program. Both of these courses align with
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Epic Field Trip is One to Remember

“Best field trip ever!” Those were some of words I heard during a recent field trip I tagged along on with Globe University-Madison East medical assistant and medical administrative assistant students to Epic Systems Corporation. Epic is a medical software company based in Verona, Wisconsin. Epic software is used in mid-size and large medical groups,
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Globe University-Appleton Announces New Medical Assistant Program Chair

Globe University-Appleton has announced a new medical assistant (MA) program chair, but she is not an unfamiliar face. “Michelle Vanden Heuvel has accepted another title. She has been with Globe University-Appleton since 2011 as the MA program externship coordinator, and assumed the roles of the medical administrative assistant and health care management program chair this past
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Architecture and Medical Administrative Assistant Programs Collaborate

Students in Globe University-Woodbury’s medical administrative assistant (MAA) and medical assistant (MA) programs joined forces with Globe University/NTI School of Technology’s architectural drafting and design (ADD) program to design a medical office. MAA and MA students got to offer ideas for their dream medical office, on everything from size of the space and number of staff, to
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Faculty Spotlight: Dan Goplin Has Big Plans for Medical Assistant Program

Globe University-Madison West is excited to announce the recent promotion of instructor Daniel Goplin. Daniel is our new medical assistant program and medical administrative assistant program chair, and we couldn’t be more excited. Hired as a full-time medical assistant instructor in March 2011, Dan  briefly transferred to our Madison East campus to work full time as an
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5 Tips for Choosing a College Major

Whether you knew during high school what you wanted to do, or decided during your first year in college, choosing a major can be a daunting experience. The good news is that it doesn’t have to be. I asked a few students at Globe University-Madison West what their chosen major was and more specifically, why
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