Employee News Online

The latest news from UNC Health Care and the UNC School of Medicine.

Wayfinding to our NEW location for the 2016 NSRW Awards Ceremony

The Nursing Staff Recognition Week Awards Ceremony will be held in Kirkland Auditorium in Koury Hall/ the Dental School, NOT be held in the NS/Cancer Hosp walkway.

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2015 Annual Benefits Statements Now Available

Your 2015 Annual Benefit Statement (ABS) is in your personal ORBIT account now. You can assess your retirement planning needs today!

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Free Health Screenings on May 11 at the 2016 Wellness & Safety Expo

The event is open to all current and retired state employees and will feature more than 150 exhibits. Admission and parking are free.

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PTO Leave Sell Back Program May 1 - May 20

UNC Medical Center offers Paid Time Off (PTO) sell-back election periods quarterly to employees.

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Digital TV conversion at UNC Hospitals begins May 3

Beginning Tuesday, May 3, the televisions in UNC Hospitals patient rooms will be reprogrammed to begin using a digital signal. This process will provide a better picture and more channels for our patients.

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Giving back to UNC

Giving back to UNC

A spacious three story dollhouse, recently constructed, fully furnished, and ideally located to bring joy to patients of the UNC Pediatric Hematology/Oncology clinic.

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Service Interruption in Dogwood Deck Elevators

The three main elevators at Dogwood Parking Deck will be disabled for a scheduled electrical inspection between 5 - 6 a.m. on Tuesday, May 3. Elevators will be secured prior to power shut down. The North East elevator will remain in operation during this inspection.

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Reminder from Nutrition and Food Services about Late Night Menu for Employees

The Nutrition and Food Services Department wants to remind third shift employees that in addition to Starbucks being open 24 hours a day, the patient services area also offers a late night menu to employee’s between the hours of midnight - 4 a.m.

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The Value Incentive Program will be launched on May 2

The Department of Pharmacy is excited to announce a special offering for State Health Plan covered employees (and their dependents) at UNC and UNC Medical Center. The Value Incentive Program (VIP) will launch on May 2 and will give exclusive access to free, over-the-counter products you use every day!

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Sepsis Simulation: 3WST to the MICU at UNC Hospitals

Sepsis Simulation: 3WST to the MICU at UNC Hospitals

The Code Sepsis team and a group of simulation experts at UNC Hospitals partnered on April 12 for an educational simulation focused on sepsis recognition and treatment through nurse empowerment and hands-on practice with realistic scenarios.

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2015 American Heart Association Guideline Update - LMS Module

Advanced Life Support Programs, in partnership with Learning and Organizational Development is providing a brief LMS module summarizing the American Heart Association 2015 guideline updates for Basic Life Support, Advanced Cardiac Life Support and Pediatric Advanced Life Support.

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2016 North Carolina Heart & Vascular Symposium begins April 29

The initial registration fee deadline has been extended for the 2016 North Carolina Heart & Vascular Symposium. Seats are still available. Register online or onsite at the event.

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A Long-term Research Relationship

A Long-term Research Relationship

As a high school student, Caitlin Burk began working in the research lab of Wesley Burks, MD. Now, eight years later, she continues that work while balancing the demanding schedule of a third-year medical student.

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News from HR

Onsite visits from Sprint, Fidelity, Employee Benefits, Berkshire Manor West Apartments, Wells Fargo and AT&T, as well as information about mediation training.

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Despite Efforts, Childhood Obesity Remains on the Rise

Despite Efforts, Childhood Obesity Remains on the Rise

Dr. Eliana Perrin of UNC is one of the authors of the study, which found no evidence of a decline in childhood obesity in any age group.

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Privilege Portal now available at UNC Hospitals

A new Privilege Portal allows any employee to view the clinical privileges granted to physicians and allied health staff at UNC Hospitals.

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