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VIDEO: A Push for Flu Shots
Dr. David Weber, UNC Hospitals' Medical Director of Epidemiology, gives the latest CDC and UNC Hospitals' numbers of flu and H1N1 deaths. Drs. Weber and Jeffrey Engel, N.C. State Health Director, urge those that haven't been vaccinated for flu or H1N1 to get vaccinated.
Located in Vital Signs / 2010 / Vital Signs - Jan. 21, 2010
NC Children's Promise TV - Jordyn Hester
Jordyn was hospitalized as a baby eight years ago. Today she is doing well and makes a wonderful reporter.
Located in Vital Signs / 2011 / Feb. 3
VIDEO - The New Generation: Health Care in Vietnam
In 1945 Vietnam had 47 hospitals with a total of 3,000 beds, and it had just one physician for every 180,000 persons. Since the Vietnam War, health-care has come second to jump-starting the economy. Though it has vastly improved in the past few decades, the country still faces a long road ahead.
Located in Vital Signs / Archives / Vital Signs - May 6, 2010
VIDEO: Fall 2009 update from Dr. Roper - Health Care Reform
In late 2009, Bill Roper, MD, MPH, Dean of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Medicine and CEO of UNC Health Care, addressed the issue of health care reform and its potential impact to the UNC Health Care System.
Located in Vital Signs / 2009 / Vital Signs - Dec. 10, 2009
VIDEO: Family House Diaries - A teacher's struggle with myasthenia gravis
For the last decade Sherri Jutz has suffered from myasthenia gravis, an autoimmune neuromuscular disease that robs her of energy. Symptoms include a drooping eyelid, blurred vision, slurred speech, difficulty chewing, and chronic fatigue, to name a few.
Located in Vital Signs / 2010 / Vital Signs - June 3, 2010
VIDEO: NC Children's Promise TV - Ariel/Joshua Part Two
The "N.C. Children’s Promise TV" project took five N.C. Children's Hospital patients and turned them into reporters for a day during the ninth annual Children's Promise Radiothon/Telethon on Nov. 18. Joshua and sister, Ariel, talk with dad, Darrell, about how special the annual N.C. Children's Promise Radiothon/Telethon is for the Children's Hospital's patients and their families.
Located in Employee News Online / 2011 / Jan. 5
VIDEO: Roper discusses the state of health care in North Carolina
Dr. William Roper, UNC Health Care System CEO, visited the UNC-TV studios last week to discuss the state of health care in North Carolina and the impact of health care reform.
Located in Vital Signs / 2011 / Jan. 27
VIDEO: Celebrating our Magnet champions
For more than a year, teams across UNC Health Care have prepared for our Magnet site survey that takes place Sept. 13 - 16. Thanks and congratulations to all of our Magnet champions (as celebrated in this video)! As part of the celebration, everyone is invited to greet our visitors from the ANCC in the Children's lobby at 7:15 a.m. Sept. 13.
Located in Vital Signs / 2010 / Sept. 9
VIDEO: Tossing pies to celebrate Patient Satisfaction
The team in Nutrition and Food Services (NFS) at UNC Hospitals set a goal of reaching the 75th percentile in patient satisfaction surveys. The reward for reaching that goal included a chance to throw pies at the NFS management team.
Located in Employee News Online / 2011 / Sept. 28
VIDEO: N.C. Cancer Hospital - Then and Now with Dr. Benjamin Calvo
This video provides a look at cancer care at UNC then, now and into the future from Dr. Benjamin Calvo, chief of the division of Surgical Oncology.
Located in Vital Signs / Archives / Vital Signs - August 21, 2009