June 13

Millner wins 2012 Al Harrison Award

Congratulations to Mary Millner, a Financial Services Representative, for winning the 2012 Al Harrison award, which is considered the highest honor for UNC Physicians & Associates (P&A). Mary was one of 17 P&A colleagues nominated for the Al Harrison Award.

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We want your feedback on NSRW

The Nursing Retention Committee would like your feedback on the 2012 Nursing Staff Recognition Week events. Please take a few minutes to complete a short evaluation survey.

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June 13 is National Time-Out Day

National Time Out Day serves as a reminder to procedural team members to conduct a Time Out to verify the Correct Patient, Correct Procedure, and Correct Site prior to performing an invasive or operative procedure.

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5 Bedtower temporarily relocated to 7th floor Neurosciences

Renovations of former lab space on the 7th floor of the Neurosciences Hospital, which transformed 7 Neurosciences into a 24-bed inpatient unit, are complete. The Surgery Services Unit on 5 Bedtower temporarily moved to 7 Neurosciences on June 12.

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Professional on-site fundraising shoe sale

A Professional On-Site fundraising shoe sale will be held Tuesday, June 19 - Thursday, June 21 in the N.C. Children's Hospital lobby.

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Weight Watchers at Work

Enroll anytime in Weight Watchers at Work! The group meets every week on Wednesdays at 12:30 p.m. Check it out in June to receive a gift!

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Employee Health Fair

There will be an Employee Health Fair on the night of Tuesday, July 10, from 10 p.m. - 1 a.m. in the Women’s Hospital Lobby.

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Meaningful Use: Countdown to the FY12 Org Goal! Urgent information about provider attestations

If you are a faculty physician or Meaningful Use Eligible Professional (EP), please read more to check the current Attestation Status Table.

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Chatham Hospital receives 2012 Business Leader of the Year Award as Top Community Hospital

Chatham Hospital receives 2012 Business Leader of the Year Award as Top Community Hospital

Chatham Hospital was named Top Community Hospital for the Triangle region. Business Leader magazine has presented the Business Leader of the Year Awards annually for the past 18 years. The purpose of these awards is to honor and recognize the top business leaders in their market.

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Moms and daughters needed for a national television news program taping

The UNC Health Care News Office is looking for mothers, along with their 8-10 year old daughters, willing to be interviewed together and separately about body image and self-esteem. This is for participation in a national television news program. This is not a clinical trial.

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Siemens Soarian Clinical Systems (electronic medical record) overview, demonstration and evaluation

ISD is evaluating the Siemens clinical application systems and requests your input to validate that the Soarian product line will meet your needs as clinicians. All physicians, nurses, ancillary and other clinical staff are invited to attend a presentation of the Siemens clinical systems. Presentations will be held at multiple times on Tuesday, June 19, in the 4th floor Clinic Auditorium.

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e-Chart update on June 14

On Thursday, June 14, updates to e-Chart will take approximately 15 minutes to complete. This outage will start at noon and should be back online at 12:15 p.m.

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Improvements to Inpatient Service Paging effective June 18

Uniform communication between physician teams, healthcare providers, and hospital staff improves patient care, patient satisfaction, and employee satisfaction. Two changes supporting this goal become effective June 18.

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We need your help in the 'Social Madness' challenge!

UNC Health Care is currently in 2nd place in the "Social Madness Challenge" among large companies in the Triangle. We’re in 7th place among all companies in the Triangle. We need your help to advance in the contest, so please vote for us now!

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News from HR

News from Human Resources this week includes: MetLife Auto & Home Onsite Visit at Spine Center; NC Supplemental Plan Sessions; MetLife Auto & Home Onsite Visit at Timberlyne; TIAA-CREF Sessions; Employee Benefits at Hospital; and Courtyard by Marriott Chapel Hill.

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