Category Archives: Medical Assistant

Medical Assisting Grad: ‘It was Money Well Spent’

When Globe University-Woodbury Director of Career Services, Rachel Morin, had to get surgery on her Achilles tendon at HealthPartners in St. Paul, Minnesota, she noticed the level of professionalism and care of her medical assist. It just so happened that the medical assistant was a 2013 graduate of the medical assisting (MA) program. Rachel said she
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MSB- St. Cloud Students Promote Sports Training from the Inside Out

“I’ve never done anything like this before. It’s been so awesome,” said Minnesota School of Business massage therapy student, Aimee Carag. Carag and 17 other massage and medical assistant students from the St. Cloud campus spent the day putting their skills to use in a big way at the Spartan Challenge at Rocori High School
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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, but it can also help you brand yourself and connect with other professionals.
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Medical Assistant Students Conduct Five Year Well Checks on Real Life 5-Year-Olds!

In the medical assistant program at Minnesota School of Business-Blaine, students often practice their skills on each other, as well members of the community. For the first time, the students in the advanced patient care class with Dawn Bunn, CMA, and MSB-Blaine medical assistant program chair, practiced their skills on real life 5-year-olds! “We are
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MSB – Rochester: Where Everybody Knows Your Name

Small class sizes, night classes and an easy-going atmosphere are just a few things that made Minnesota School of Business stand out from other colleges for Morgan Howard. Besides taking her best friend’s word that MSB-Rochester was an “excellent school”, Howard said she liked the fact that the school would work around her full-time job with
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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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MSB Students Teach Kids About Germs Through Play

What comes to mind when you think of the word “germs”? Many of us think of creepy crawling microscopic bugs that can make us sick. Many also just assume that they are everywhere and they are difficult to contain. In order to address common germ concerns, medical assistant students in Dawn Bunn’s Microbiology class at
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Minnesota School of Business Partners with Minnesota Adult and Teen Challenge

The Comprehensive addiction and treatment recovery service, Minnesota Adult and Teen Challenge’s Rochester location, partnered with Minnesota School of Business-Rochester to host one of our mental health technician extern students. Adult and Teen Challenge has been effectively serving teens and adults struggling with alcohol and drug addiction for over 25 years. Their five Minnesota campuses offer
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MSB-Elk River Honors Medical Assistant as Graduate of the Quarter

Written by Stephanie Keydel, Director of Career Services Many medical assistant graduates from Minnesota School of Business (MSB) become medical assistants at local family practices or at hospital clinics and immediately put their technical skills, such as phlebotomy and taking vitals, to use. Recent graduate Kipp Jordan has already started utilizing his new degree; however, he is using his
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