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Carolina Care Excellence Highlight: Dr. Michael Lee
Our patients often provide comments about their providers when completing their Press Ganey patient experience survey. While you can always review comments at UNC Health Care's Find-a-Doctor website, we will highlight a few of the best comments every two weeks. Our patient comment this week recognizes Dr. Michael S. Lee of the Department of Medicine’s Division of Hematology and Oncology.
Located in Employee News Online / 2018 / March 15
Carolina Care Excellence Highlight: Dr. Eric Wallen
Our patients often provide comments about their providers when completing their Press Ganey patient experience survey. While you can always review comments at UNC Health Care's Find-a-Doctor website, we will highlight a few of the best comments every two weeks. Our first comments recognize the care of Dr. Eric Wallen of the Department of Urology.
Located in Employee News Online / 2018 / March 1
Patient Comments of the Week
Our patients often provide comments about their providers when completing their Press Ganey patient satisfaction survey. While you can always review comments at UNC Health Care's Find-a-Doctor website, we will highlight a few of the best comments every two weeks. Our first comments highlight the work of Dr. Eric Wallen, of the Department of Urology; and Dr. Michal S. Lee, of the Department of Medicine’s Division of Hematology and Oncology.
Located in Employee News Online / 2018 / Feb. 22
Plant Engineering Gets Pediatric Patients Involved with the Construction
As part of the 5 Children’s Protective Environment Renovations, Plant Engineering distributed construction-themed toys (hard hats, construction safety vests, and construction tools) on the 4th, 5th, 6th and 7th floors of NC Children’s Hospital.
Located in Employee News Online / 2018 / Feb. 15
Chinese Cardiologists Visit UNC Medical Center as Part of AHA Collaboration
A delegation of medical professionals from across China toured Chapel Hill’s emergency department, cardiac catheterization lab and other facilities to learn about UNC’s STEMI system of care.
Located in News / 2017 / December
Normalizing the Conversation, Putting Advance Care Planning into Practice
Margaret Drickamer, MD, professor of geriatric medicine and medical director of UNC Hospice, participated in an international consensus study aimed at defining and normalizing advance care planning. The results have been published in The Lancet Oncology.
Located in Vital Signs / 2017 / Dec. 14
Pediatric Kidney Trial Combines a Simple Diet with Moments of Magic
Disney is a place to make wishes and memories, not necessarily the place to go on a diet. But what if it could change a child’s life? That’s what researchers are hoping to learn. Two-year-old Nadiya Dockery with nephrotic syndrome was one of 20 children who participated in a grand medical experiment at Disney Resorts in August, joined by her mom Kaley Williams of Sanford, NC.
Located in Vital Signs / 2017 / Nov. 30
When Time is Muscle: UNC Cardiologists Beat the Clock
Two UNC interventional cardiologists, George "Rick" Stouffer, MD, and Michael Yeung, MD, led a study that showed a simple hemodynamic ratio determined at the time of angioplasty provides a rapid prediction for in-hospital mortality in STEMI patients.
Located in Vital Signs / 2017 / Oct. 26
UNC Medical Center Offers Innovative Non-surgical Treatment for Enlarged Prostate
Prostatic Artery Embolization (PAE) is a catheter-based procedure to help improve symptoms caused by an enlarged prostate.
Located in News / 2017 / October
Multidisciplinary Collaboration to Improve Perioperative Care for Breast Reconstruction Patients
The Department of Anesthesiology and Department of Surgery have introduced another Enhanced Recovery After Surgery (ERAS) pathway to UNC in collaboration with the Divisions of Surgical Oncology and Plastic Surgery – one that is specifically dedicated to helping breast cancer patients undergoing mastectomy with immediate reconstruction.
Located in Vital Signs / 2017 / Oct. 19