Tag Archives: Medical Assisting

What is a Medical Assistant?

Medical assistants can be found in a number of health care organizations. They play an important role in ensuring patients’ experiences are pleasant, handling a variety of both clinical and administrative duties. A medical assistant supports physicians, nurses and other … Continue reading

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One Medical Assistant Student Takes Applied Learning to the Next Level

Applied learning. Service learning. These are phrases we often use at Globe University, but rarely are the concepts exercised with such consciousness and compassion as one Globe-Sioux Falls medical assistant student, Elizabeth Enderson. Enderson, along with several other medical assistant students … Continue reading

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Something to Shout About: 5 Medical Assistant Program Graduates Land Jobs

Placement: that’s the ultimate goal for all our students at Globe University-Madison West. There is nothing more exciting than to discover that a graduate has landed a job in their focused career field. Our campus’s medical assistant program recently celebrated … Continue reading

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Feast on This: Globe University-Sioux Falls Recognized by Kidney Foundation

Nearly three-hundred eager patrons flocked to the banquet hall of CJ Callaway’s in Sioux Falls. Led there by the enticing aroma of cuisine from the top restaurants across the city, these guests, who care about good food and raising money … Continue reading

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Supplying the Demand for CMA Review Sessions

The Centers for Medicare/Medicaid Services (CMS) recently determined that any professional entering orders into an electronic health record needs to be credentialed, according to Marissa Lindala, medical assisting (MA) program chair at the Globe University-Woodbury campus. “We have learned that … Continue reading

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What’s Hiding in Your Mouth: Medical Assistant Students Investigate

Ever wonder if your pet’s mouth is dirtier than yours? That was the question students in the medical assistant program at Globe University-Madison East posed to second-graders at Cottage Grove Elementary School recently.  Medical assistant program students in the Microbiology … Continue reading

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2 Faculty Members Retire with Distinction

“Teaching is the profession that teaches all the other professions.” – Author Unknown As we rapidly approach the end of another quarter, many of you are probably putting the finishing touches on that last paper or cramming for that big … Continue reading

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Medical Assistant Students Screen over 200 at Risk for Kidney Disease

This past Thursday, 17 Globe University Medical Assistant students participated in the National Kidney Foundation’s Kidney Early Evaluation Program (KEEP) in Sioux Falls as part of an applied learning project. KEEP is a free health screening program that is offered to … Continue reading

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7,000 Trained in Hands-Only CPR™ – And We Helped

The medical assisting department and six of the medical assisting students at the Globe University-Woodbury campus were honored at the City of Woodbury’s Take Heart Woodbury ceremony for their help in training 7,000 community members in Hands-Only™ CPR. “I am very proud … Continue reading

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We Appreciate CNAs!

Certified Nursing Assistants (CNA) and Personal Care Workers (PCW) provide support – emotional, physical, and spiritual. They make caring connections and build unique bonds with those they tend to and their families. They anticipate, assure, and ease. Their jobs are … Continue reading

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