Jan. 26

New system of electronic pay statements and forms

Effective with the Feb. 16 payday, a new system featuring electronic pay statements and forms will be available to all employees. Through this system, employees will have online access to pay history, W-2s, and payroll-related change forms.

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Memorial Service for Tina Renee Fowler Bass

Tina Renee worked in the Wound Clinic and Endovascular Radiology Clinic. The service in memory of Tina will be held on Friday, Jan. 28 in the John M. Reeves All Faith’s Chapel on the first floor of the Memorial Hospital.

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University to test emergency sirens Jan. 31

The University will test its emergency sirens between noon - 1 p.m. on Monday, Jan. 31, as part of Alert Carolina, a campus-wide safety awareness campaign.

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Nursing Policy Updates

Please read the Nursing Policy changes and updates below.

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Diabetes Mini Topics

This course, from noon - 4:15 on March 3, was created to provide education about core elements of diabetes management and education for the hospitalized patients with diabetes for non-diabetes resource RNs.

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Core Lab Memo #95 – Vitamin D Testing

The laboratory announces the introduction of in-house testing for Vitamin D using ultra performance liquid chromatography – mass spectrometry.

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NHL Legacy Classroom to be unveiled Friday at Children's Hospital

The National Hockey League (NHL), the NHL Players’ Association (NHLPA), the Carolina Hurricanes and Hockey hall of famer Pat LaFontaine and his "Companions in Courage" charity will officially unveil a new, state-of-the-art “NHL Legacy Classroom” at the N.C. Children’s Hospital at 10 a.m. Friday, Jan. 28.

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Oncology winter coat drive warming hearts ...

Oncology winter coat drive warming hearts ...

Winter weather chilled North Carolina throughout December and the freezing temperatures continue. UNC Oncology staff teamed with their family and friends to donate more than 70 new and gently used coats to the Oncology Winter Coat Drive 2011.

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Burlington Imaging and Breast Center to partner with UNC Hospitals to provide imaging services

In an effort to build and expand upon the imaging services we provide to our patients already, we are excited to announce a partnership with Alliance HealthCare Services, effective Feb. 1, 2011, to form UNC Hospitals Burlington Imaging and Breast Center. The facility will be an outpatient clinic of UNC Hospitals.

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VIDEO: Roper discusses the state of health care in North Carolina

Dr. William Roper, UNC Health Care System CEO, visited the UNC-TV studios last week to discuss the state of health care in North Carolina and the impact of health care reform.

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VIDEO: NC Children's Promise TV - Ariel/Joshua part 5

Six-year-old Joshua Cooley first came to N.C. Children's Hospital at 3 days old and had a liver transplant at the age of 9 months. He and his sister, Ariel, chat with Dr. Daniel Lercher, a pediatrics resident, about why Dr. Lercher decided to become a doctor.

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Bariatric Support Group

This group welcomes bariatric patients to an open-forum support group to be held monthly. Anyone who has had, or is interested in bariatric surgery is invited to come. The next session will be held Feb. 9, 6:45 - 7:30 at the Orange County Public Library on Margaret Lane in Hillsborough.

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Weight Watchers Open House

Join our informative and fun 30 minute meetings to develop positive habits so you eat right, control cravings and establish life-long weight loss!

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St. Baldrick's fundraiser March 19 at Top of the Hill

Go ahead – throw vanity out the window. We dare you to experience the brilliance of being bald while raising funds for life-saving research. To get involved, register online to have your head shaved on March 19 at Top of the Hill and ask your family and friends to make donations on your soon-to-be bald head.

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Kid Cards Valentines for sale in the lobby

Kids Cards Valentines are on sale at the Lobby Cart now through Feb. 14. Also available are all-occasion cards and other items, like notepads and Post-It cubes.

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Silent auction to help end family violence

You are invited to join our honorary co-hosts Gary and Cindy Park at the 6th annual Silent (No More!) Auction fundraising event of UNC Hospitals' Beacon Child and Family Program on Thursday, Feb. 3, from 5:30 – 8 p.m. at the Siena Hotel. The event is hosted by Molly Maid of Chapel Hill and the Ms. Molly Foundation.

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Scrubs and Shoes Fundraising Sale

A scrubs and shoes fundraising sale will be held in the Neurosciences Lobby Retail Space Tuesday, Feb. 1 - Thursday, Feb. 3 from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. The sale is sponsored by the UNC Hospitals Volunteer Association and all proceeds go toward student scholarships as well as departmental requests. Payroll deduction is available to all eligible employees.

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January Privacy/Security tip of the month - New Vendor Relationships Policy

We place great importance on the confidentiality and security of our patients' information. These reminders are designed to refresh your memory about your role in information security. If you have any questions or concerns related to information security and privacy, contact one of the contacts listed under HIPAA Contacts and they will be glad to help. Please read this month's privacy/security tip on the New Vendor Relationships Policy.

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Weight Watchers Open House

Join our informative and fun 30 minute meetings to develop positive habits so you eat right, control cravings and establish life-long weight loss!

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