UNC School of Medicine’s Michael O’Shea, MD, is the principal investigator for the $5-million grant to analyze data and follow children over time to study the origins of diseases and conditions.
Beginning Thursday, Sept. 22, providers using the Epic@UNC Haiku/Canto mobile apps will notice that the list of document types for images has been consolidated and alphabetized, with ‘Pictures’ set as the default document type.
Annual testing of the fire alarm initiation, notification and control devices will begin in the Women’s and Children’s Hospitals on Monday, Sept. 26. Testing will run for three weeks.
On Thursday, Sept. 29, the Kronos icon in Citrix will be easier to access.
The deadlines for completion of performance evaluations in Taleo and for required annual health care compliance courses in LMS have been extended until Oct. 31, 2016.
Seven projects from the 2015 Cohort D will be presented in the Neurosciences-Cancer Connector.
The Open Enrollment period for UNC Medical Center employees for the State Health Plan, NCFlex, and MetLaw will run from Oct. 1 - 31, 2016. Human Resources will share updates with managers and employees during the next six weeks. View details on completing your Health Assessment early and a new requirement for 70/30 Plan participants.
WRAL featured retired UNC physician Mike Jones and former UNC Hospitals CICU nurse Derrick Anderson, who were in the right place at the right time when Jones suffered cardiac arrest at Finley Golf Course.
Ninety-seven percent of trial participants reported hearing improvements in the first year with the use of the SYNCHRONY EAS (Electric Acoustic Stimulation) Hearing Implant System. UNC implanted more patients than any other participating hearing center.
Autism researchers will use new technology to study baby teeth of children who have siblings with autism to learn if siblings are more likely to develop the disorder if exposed to chemicals while in the womb.
Although mutated versions of the protein Cdh1 have not been found in cancers, the protein’s degradation at a key moment during the cell cycle may spur on cancerous cell division.
Professional Compliance has released the first edition of Compliance POP News, a publication for physicians and other providers.
Come Zumba with your coworkers!
A free, drop-in photography session for UNC School of Medicine faculty members and UNC Health Care advanced practice providers (AuDs, CRNAs, CNMs, CNSs, CPPs, LCSWs, NPs, OTs, PTs, PAs and SLPs) only will be held on December 9.
Learn more about group workshops and representative sessions with Fidelity.
UNC Health Care has teamed up with the Carolina Hurricanes to bring you, as an employee, an exclusive opportunity to save up to 50% off the gate price for the Oct. 30 Carolina Hurricanes vs. Philadelphia Flyers game.
UNC researchers publish special report exploring the reasons why PhD-trained scientists choose careers in or out of academia.
A weekly writing group open to all in the hospital and community. Come and enjoy a respite for reflecting and writing. No writing experience is necessary.
Clean In, Clean Out August 2016 results are in for UNC Hospitals. In August, more than 10,000 observations were made by more than 700 individuals. Read more for the August compliance and feedback rates.
Allen Daugird, MD, MBA, president of UNC Physicians and chief value officer for UNC Health Care, has announced that he will retire on April 1, 2017.