Reference Links and Resources

Career Development – Developed by Office Dynamics, a new philosophy and movement that encompasses both the Art and Science of administration. Adminology is a culture of change; for those individuals who are passionate about their career as a administrative professional. – American Society of Administrative Professionals (ASAP), a free professional development and training resource for Administrative Professionals.

iaap-hq-org – The International Association of Administrative Professionals is the largest not-for-profit member organization for those working in the administrative profession. – Founded by Joan Burge, a vanguard in training and development for progressive employers and success-minded professionals throughout North America since 1990. Their mission is to promote workplace effectiveness, administrative excellence and personal improvement through Star Performance.

Educational Development/Resources – American Management Association, a comprehensive portfolio of leading-edge training solutions in 21 subject areas. – The Administrative Professionals Conference, 18th annual event October 3-6, 2010 in Las Vega, NV – An online collaborative community developed specifically for office professionals, by office professionals. – Specializes in software training and collaboration solutions for businessess, educational institutions, and non-profit organizations.

Regulatory – Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services – MO HealthNet Division – The Joint Commission

Other – Represents medical groups and organized systems of care, including some of the nation’s largest, most prestigious integrated healthcare delivery systems. – The premier membership association for professional administrators and leaders of medical group practices. – A professional organization for Notary Publics.


Professional Clerical Links and Tips - Office Demon – Dictionary, thesaurus, and medical reference

Microsoft Office Help and How To – Find help quickly and easily for your Office version – Microsoft Reference Guides

Get it Done Quick and Dirty - Great site for articles and podcasts.

Social Media Areas of Interest

Some facilities will have Facebook, Twitter, Linked In etc. blocked from the internal intranet – Viewing from an unblocked Internet location is recommended.

NAHQ – National Association of Health Quality – Official Facebook Page and Linked In Page

AHCAP – Association for Healthcare Administrative Professionals – Linked In Page

The Advisory Board – Daily Briefing – Twitter Page