At a joint meeting of the Pardee Board of Directors and the Henderson County Commissioners on Tuesday, May 24, UNC Health Care made a proposal outlining the ways our system might assist Pardee Hospital in the future.
Beginning May 23, the Immunology Laboratory will no longer offer latex agglutination (LA) testing for Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever (RMSF) antibody. The laboratory will continue to perform the Indirect Fluorescent Antibody (IFA) on all sera.
Results are in from the 3rd quarter of the 2011 fiscal year. Based on our organizational goals defined in the Employee Incentive Plan, we achieved our targets in 10 of 14 reporting areas through the 3rd quarter of the 2011 fiscal year (July 2010 – March 2011).
Several UNC Health Care employees participated in the North Carolina Health Occupations Student Association's annual State Conference in March.
News updates this week include: Annual Health Insurance Enrollment, Employee Records at Hospital, Employee Benefits at Hospital, Totally Responsible Person (TRP) Class, Mediation Training, Maternity Workshop and Career Opportunities.
Every two seconds, someone in the U.S. needs blood. In fact, more than 38,000 blood donations are needed every day. Those facts underscore the importance of the 23rd annual Carolina Blood Drive on Tuesday, June 7, from 7 a.m. - 6 p.m. in the Dean E. Smith Center.
The Linens 'n More Fundraising Sale is taking place Tuesday, May 24 - Thursday, May 26 from 7:30 a.m. - 4 p.m. in the Neurosciences Hospital Lobby Retail Space. UNC Volunteer Association sponsors the sale and all proceeds support employee and volunteer scholarships as well as patient and hospital departmental needs.
Chapel Hill Transit (CHT) will not operate on Monday, May 30, in observance of the Memorial Day holiday.
Lane closures on South Columbia Street began May 20 and will continue through mid-August, as crews close lanes to perform routine maintenance and prepare for the upcoming project to widen and improve South Columbia Street.
The Women’s Health Information Center will now start to offer Yoga at Work three times a week! Come learn how to increase your flexibility and partake in strengthening and relaxation exercises that will rejuvenate your mind and body for the remainder of the week.
As of 11 a.m. May 25, more than 6,100 of us (83%) have taken the 2011 Employee Opinion Survey so far. Don't miss your chance. The survey ends at 11 p.m. Friday, May 27.