Candace Carlstrom is an Administrative Technology Instructor in the Electronic Health Information (eHIM) and Medical Administrative Specialist programs. She began teaching at DCTC in 2005 as part-time faculty, and started teaching full-time in 2010.
Candace has a Bachelor of Science degree in business administration from the University of Phoenix. In 2002, she earned a Certified Medical Transcriptionist (CMT) degree from DCTC.
Candace has industry experience at Mayo Clinic in Rochester as a Research Assistant in the Cardiac Rehab Lab and as a Sr. Medical Transcriptionist for Allina.
"The subjects I have been teaching so far at DCTC are hard enough without my making it harder. So my philosophy is to elucidate the subject as much as possible and in different ways so that each student can grasp the concepts and do well if they do the work and study hard."
As for the best part about her job as a DCTC instructor, she really enjoys her DCTC colleagues and the students.
- Candace Carlstrom
Administrative Technology Instructor