Please review these details on preparations underway at UNC Hospitals and our clinics in case a patient presents with symptoms and a travel history consistent with Ebola Virus Disease.
I’m writing to update you on preparations underway at UNC Hospitals and our clinics in case a patient presents with symptoms and a travel history consistent with Ebola Virus Disease.
After 24 years as a dedicated UNC teacher, doctor and mentor, Jacob Lohr, MD, received the highest award he could ask for – an academic service award from his peers.
The partnership aims to create new drugs to help patients with lung diseases clear mucus, a major roadblock to normal respiratory health.
In honor of Pharmacy Week, we invite you to come tour several UNC Pharmacy locations and learn more about your Pharmacy Department.
The 9th annual Multicultural Fair is fast-approaching. It’s not too late to participate! There’s still time to submit your exhibit application. The more exhibits we have, the more we all can learn about differences. Don’t miss out on a chance to win a $100 Visa gift card!
Employees have now donated more than $99,000 and over 680 hours in PTO! Congratulations to Ron Godwin from Pharmacy who donated online and chose a free UNC Wellness Center membership as his prize!
Effective Oct. 14, McLendon Clinical Laboratories are implementing some changes to CMV viral load testing performed on blood. The testing methodology will not change (QLAGEN artus reagents performed on the Abbott m2000 system), but testing will now be performed by the Clinical Molecular Microbiology Laboratory.
Due to an unexpected manufacturing issue, UNC Hospitals and associated clinics, as well as Wakebrook, are unable to maintain a supply of the quadrivalent flu vaccine. Therefore, effective Monday, Oct. 13, we will be switching to the more readily available trivalent formulation.
Users that have been using generic virtual departments as their Epic@UNC login department now have site-specific versions available. Generic versions will be inactivated by Oct. 30 to ensure providers are using the site-specific versions.
The Cadence team has completed the broad changes to the workqueue logic, but will continue to make minor modifications as it addresses additional HEAT Tickets.
Stop by for a check of your blood pressure, cholesterol, weight, BMI and more.
Join us for Weight Watchers, which will now be on Tuesdays from 12:30 - 1:15 p.m.!
By bumping up the levels of a well-known protein in the heart, UNC researchers have found a new way to generate more blood vessels following a heart attack.
Maternity Workshop and on-site visits from Fidelity, CAPTRUST Financial Advisors, TIAA-CREF, Homewatch CareGivers of the Triangle, Employee Benefits, BB&T, Courtyard by Marriott Chapel Hill, Royal Park Apartments, and T-Mobile.
Please read these important nursing policy updates effective October 2014.
LMS will be down for updates this weekend beginning at 10 p.m. Friday, Oct. 17, through 10 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 18.
Safe Ride routes will not operate Thursday, Oct. 16, through Saturday, Oct. 18, due to Fall Break. Safe Ride routes will operate on Friday, Oct. 31 (Halloween), from 11 p.m. to 2:30 a.m., along detoured routes. Read for more information.
Information regarding annual enrollment, benefits enrollment for employees in same-sex marriages, Vision Care’s Core Wellness Exam, and NCFlex State Insurance Plans.
In cell lines, scientists at the joint UNC-NC State biomedical engineering program have shown that the new nano particles can stealthily enter cancer cells and release a known drug to attack tumors from the inside.