UNC Family Medicine has honored former state Senator John T. Henley, Sr., with a new endowment named in his honor.
The presenter will be Raymond Barfield, MD, PhD, Associate Professor of Pediatrics and Christian Philosophy and Director of Pediatric Palliative Care, Duke University. His presentation is titled, "Why Ethical Decision Making in Complex Pediatric Illness Requires the Art of Storytelling."
Start the new year with less stress! Register for the Mind Body Skills Group.
Read on for UNC Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation's e-news, The Rehabilitation Reader, highlighting milestones in 2011.
In a recent Gallup poll, Americans rated the honesty and ethical standards of 3 medical professions - nurses, pharmacists, and doctors - the highest of the 21 professions tested.
Read on to see the schedule changes that will take place in observance of the Christmas and New Year's holidays.
The Nurse Manager of the Year award deadline has been extended until Friday, Dec. 30. This award will be given as part of the celebrations to take place during Nursing Staff Recognition Week, May 6 - 11, 2012. The Collaborative Colleague, Faculty of the Year, and Friend of Nursing Award deadlines remain Monday Jan. 9, 2012.
Results from the Patient Safety Culture survey, administered in Oct. 2011, are now available.
For our patients/colleagues who are interested, the Christmas Eve service officiated by Pastoral Care will air at 10 a.m. and 7 p.m. Dec. 24 on channel 89. The Christmas Day service will air at 10 a.m. and 7 p.m. Dec. 25 on channel 89.
Effective Jan. 4, employees will notice several changes to their pay advice statements. Read on to see the changes.
The memo covers the following policies: Patent and Copyright Policy and Procedures, Impaired Physicians and Ethics Committee Consultation Team.
Thanks so much to the more than 60 departments that adopted and donated gifts to 65 UNC Health Care employees and their families this holiday season!
Baby Adam was born on September 18, 2011, in Alipur, India with Bartsocas-Papas Syndrome - a rare genetic disorder that caused multiple birth defects. Read more to learn about Baby Adam's story and the remarkable team of clinicians, family, and supporters that have rallied around him.