Beginning Aug. 15, 2014, the University will implement a Night Parking permit program.
Parking registration is underway through Friday, May 2, for permanent UNC Hospitals' employees who wish to apply for an on-campus parking permit or a night permit, which is new for the 2014/2015 parking year. We will not be able to extend the registration past May 2 - employees failing to register by then can sign up for a waiting list at the end of August.
View this Clean In, Clean Out video starring many of your co-workers at UNC Hospitals. And remember: five weeks left to reach our goal of 90% compliance!
Last year Joseph M. Stavas, MD, a professor of Radiology at the UNC School of Medicine, ran the Boston Marathon with his daughter, Dr. Natalie Stavas. Both were at mile marker 26 when the bombings occurred, and both gave help to bombing victims. They came back to Boston to run this year's marathon. Follow their progress in the Storify below!
There are only 6 weeks left to reach our Hand Hygiene goal of 90% housewide and our current March compliance rate dropped to 85%.
On Saturday, April 26, the Tar Heel 10 Miler and Fleet Feet 4 Mile Run will impact hospital employees with road closures. Please allow yourself plenty of time on the morning of April 26 if you are commuting to or from the Hospital during the hours of 6 - 7:30 AM.
Read this Chapel Hill Transit and University update about Good Friday and Holiday schedules and changes.
As a result of the safety upgrades for the exit passageway project, the elevator lobby adjacent to the Corner Cafe closed the first week of April. It will not reopen until July.
Beginning immediately, we ask that everyone at Go-Live #1 locations call-in ALL Epic@UNC issues to the Help Desk at 984-974-4357. To ensure no issues are missed, ISD will continue to monitor the fax line for low priority tickets in the short-term.
Documenting a patient's height/weight is part of the standard admission process for nursing. If a one-time height and weight are needed, no order is necessary, since it is done as part of the admission process. Providers are encouraged to only place a "Weigh Daily" order when a daily weight is truly needed to help lessen the nursing workload.
At the heart of a new study are two proteins that work together to help cancers metastasize