Category Archives: Health Care Management

6 Ways to Cut Health Care Costs

Contributed by Jerry Lovrien, Health Care Management Instructor, Globe UniversityHealth care costs continue to rise and continue to be cause for concern. It is estimated that health care costs for 2013 will hit $2.8 Trillion, 20% of our GDP. How … Continue reading

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Health Care Leadership Tips

Contributed by April Schmidt, Health Care Management Program Chair, Globe University – Appleton I was able to hear Charlie Nickerson give a 10 minute presentation two years ago on building relationships. I still remember the visual description he gave -  … 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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What Does a Health Care Manager Do?

Contributed by April Schmidt, Health Care Management Program Chair, Globe University – Appleton  In January, I wrote about how Health Care Management is a growing field. I know that left you wondering, What does a Health Care Manager do?  I … Continue reading

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5 Tips to Shine as a Professional

health care management degree

Amy Nelson graduated from Globe University/Minnesota School of Business with her Master’s in Business Administration (MBA) and bachelor’s in healthcare management and now works as the Health Care Management Degree Program Chair at Globe  University-Woodbury. After graduation, she began working … Continue reading

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Wicked Winter Wonderland

Ice skating at a local rink, skiing trails or down a hill, taking a walk while just a hint of snow falls in the early evening.  These are moments to look forward to in winter. Capturing a concussion after attempting … Continue reading

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Consider a Health Care Management Career!

Contributed by April Schmidt, Health Care Management Program Chair, Globe University – Appleton Do you think, “I would love to be in a career where I can make a difference in the medical community but I don’t want to be … Continue reading

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States Have 3 Options

Health care managers are closely watching how the health reform law is being implemented.  Students at Globe University are gaining the skills needed to be successful in the changing field of health care. The Affordable Care Act (Obamacare) mandates that … Continue reading

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STDs and Students: Spreading Awareness

Acting as true public health educators, health care management students in Alyson Haugen’s Public Health class wrote letters to the La Crosse Tribune sharing the risks involved with sexual behavior and the prevalence of STDs among youth. Through the course … Continue reading

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