Tag Archives: medical assistant

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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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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Around the Globe: Get to Know Classmate Amanda Kiesow

Name: Amanda Kiesow Program: Medical Assistant-Diploma Expected Graduation date: June 2016 Why did you choose Globe University? I chose Globe because they took my work experience and used that towards credit requirements. I also chose Globe because of the flexibility with scheduling classes. What do you do to stay motivated? I remember that I want
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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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Medical Assistant Career Possibilities

If you’re interested in working in health care and you enjoy meeting people and helping solve problems, a career as a medical assistant may suit you perfectly. In 2014, medical assistants in the United States held more than 591,000 jobs, typically in hospitals, doctor’s offices, outpatient clinics and other medical facilities. With the country’s baby
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Around the Globe: Get to Know Classmate Jennifer White

Name: Jennifer White Nickname: Jenny (very exciting nickname right?) Program: Medical Assistant Expected Graduation date: March 2016 Why did you choose Globe University? I chose Globe because I’m an adult student. Not fresh out of high school, and being an older student I didn’t want to be put on a wait list to be able to
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Baby it’s Cold Outside: Tips to Avoid Frostbite and Hypothermia

Now that the extreme cold has arrived in the northern U.S. after a mild winter so far, doctors are warning about the potential for frostbite and hypothermia. Winter doesn’t usually slow down outdoor activity for most Midwesterners. However, those who are going to be outdoors when wind chills are below 20 or 30 degrees should keep in
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GU-Madison Grad Determined to Make a Better Life for Daughters

Many adult learners choose to take a break from school when they have something big happening in their life such as a pregnancy or wedding.  They don’t know if they can handle going to school and taking on these other responsibilities.  Not Ashley Rios.  In fact, Ashley Rios enrolled in the medical assistant program at
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