ISD continues to test PCs, printers, scanners, etc., at all Epic@UNC Go-Live #3 locations. View the latest schedule.
Dr. Harold Pillsbury performed the surgery to implant a newly FDA-approved device that enables wearers to have MRI scans when needed. This was not possible with earlier cochlear implant models.
UNC Health Care is ranked No. 50 on a new Forbes magazine list: America's Best Employers 2015.
My UNC Chart, UNC Health Care's patient portal, now offers online scheduling for mammography screening at Chatham Hospital, Rex Healthcare, and UNC Hospitals locations. Please help us share and promote this convenient option for our patients.
Two new faculty members have joined the UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center to help launch groundbreaking immunotherapy clinical trials that will test an experimental treatment in which patients’ own immune cells are genetically engineered to fight their cancer.
Congratulations to the UNC Health Care ICD-10 Program Team and their program stakeholders from UNC Hospitals and all affiliates (Caldwell, High Point, Johnston Health, Nash, Pardee and Rex) on being selected to participate in the upcoming NC Tracks ICD-10 Provider/Trading Partner testing!
A quarterly inspection and test of the fire alarm and sprinkler systems is taking place throughout the hospital April 13 - 17. Inspection and testing are also taking place at the Imaging & Spine Center, Sanford Dialysis and Sanford Specialty Clinics. The alarm tones and door closings will be held to a minimum. Please excuse any inconveniences this testing may cause. If you have any questions, please contact Plant Engineering at 984-974-0300.
On Tuesday afternoon, the SECC had a statewide recognition event at the Governor's Mansion in Raleigh. UNC Health Care fared well in all three categories for which the SECC recognizes agencies. Attending on behalf of UNC Health Care were Tezrah Garner, Nurse Manager, 6 East- Lower GI Surgery, Dianne Olmos, Supervisor, Employee Recreation & Wellness, and Scott Trott, Vice President, Payer Management and Faculty Benefits, UNC Physicians.
On Saturday, March 28, beginning at 7 a.m. and continuing until 1 p.m., there will be a 90-ton crane placed at the Neurosciences Hospital Loading Dock for the lifting of HVAC ductwork associated with the UNC Hospitals Bone Marrow Transplant Renovation Project. During this time period, access to the Anderson Pavilion and Women’s and Children’s Hospitals loading docks will remain open to vehicular traffic. Pedestrian traffic will be routed around the lifting activities.
Congratulations to our Spring 2015 Plus People. These 16 colleagues were recognized for being among the very best at UNC Hospitals, UNC Faculty Physicians, and the UNC School of Medicine this Spring.
There are only two days left – March 30 and April 1 – to take advantage of the free electronic tax preparation for employees making less than $60,000 total.
Join your fellow co-workers for some friendly competition on the softball field this spring by participating in Employee Recreation’s Employee Softball League.
Chapel Hill Transit (CHT) will operate Saturday services on Friday, April 3, in observance of the Good Friday holiday. CHT will return to regular service on Sunday, April 5. Safe Rides will operate on Thursday, April 2, but will not operate Friday, April 3, through Saturday, April 4.
Please visit the Children's Lobby March 31 through April 2 for the Professional On-site Shoe Fundraising Sale.
The John M. Reeves All-Faiths Chapel will lead a traditional Christian service of worship on Easter Sunday. This service will also be shown live on all in-patient room televisions (Channel 89).
The John M. Reeves All-Faiths Chapel will lead a traditional Christian service of worship for Good Friday.
In celebration of Maundy Thursday, the Department of Pastoral Care is offering the Eucharist (the Lord’s Supper) to patients, family members, and staff.
The John M. Reeves All-Faiths Chapel will lead a traditional Christian service of worship for Palm Sunday. This service will also be shown live on all in-patient room televisions (Channel 89).
Employee Benefits & Services Fair, State Health Plan informational session on how to maximize your health plan options in retirement, and on-site visits from Fidelity and Employee Benefits.
On Friday, March 20, excited fourth year UNC School of Medicine students and their families packed the auditorium of the Medical Biomolecular Research Building for the annual Match Day event. The day serves as a celebration of both the completion of medical school and students learning where they will go to complete their residency training.