May 15

Laboratory Memos

UNC Hospitals' laboratories released the following memos this week: Transfusion Medicine Service Interpretation of Red Cell Antibody Work-Ups; Change in HIV Testing Results; Modification of Early Morning Phlebotomy Collection Beginning June 1, 2013; and Changes to Chlamydia trachomatis cultures.

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UNC Health Care nurses serve in Haiti

Three UNC Health Care nurses traveled to Haiti to provide care to those in need.

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PTO Leave Sell-Back Election Period & Traditional Leave Conversion to PTO Ends May 24

From now until May 24, 2013, UNC Health Care will offer a Paid Time Off (PTO) sell-back election period with a payout on June 19, 2013.

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News from HR

News from HR this week includes: health insurance annual enrollment and on-site representatives from Glen Lennox Apartments, Fidelity, Collins Crossing Apartments, Homewatch CareGivers of the Triangle, T-Mobile, Cosgrove Hill Apartments, Employee Benefits, Royal Park Apartments, Chapel Hill Tire and Car Care Center and Chamber's Ridge Apartments.

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Hillsborough Medical Office Building opens July 1

Hillsborough Medical Office Building opens July 1

The Hillsborough Medical Office Building, a three-floor, 60,000-square-foot building, will open July 1, 2013, as the first piece of UNC Health Care's Hillsborough Campus.

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Triangle Heart Walk Kick-Off Meeting for Captains

Join Team UNC Health Care for the 2013 Triangle Heart Walk! A Kick-Off for Team Captains will be hosted on Thursday, June 13 from 11am-1pm in the 3 Anderson Conference Room.

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Pediatric Emergency Assessment, Recognition and Stabilization (PEARS) class on August 21

The Advanced Life Support Program is offering a Pediatric Emergency Assessment, Recognition and Stabilization (PEARS) class on August 21, 2013, 8 a.m. until 4 p.m., at the Timberlyne educational facility.

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Radiology Systems Downtime Communication

Radiology interpretations will not be available in PACS or WebCIS between 4:00 a.m. - 8:00 a.m. on Saturday, May 18.

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Brushes with Life: Art, Artists and Mental Illness Art Gallery opening May 21

The Brushes with Life Art Gallery, located in the Neurosciences Hospital, displays art of local adults living with mental illness. Come celebrate their talents on May 21 from 5:30 p.m. - 7 p.m.

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Applications for Fall 2013 NA II Training Program

Applications are now being accepted for the upcoming Fall 2013 Nursing Assistant II Training Program! The program dates are August 13 – November 11.

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CTRC to Relocate May 31

On May 31, 2013, Clinical and Translational Research Center (CTRC) inpatient and outpatient operations will move from their location on 3 Bedtower to new locations.

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Did you know? - Nicotine Dependence Program

Read below for more facts on nicotine replacement therapy from the UNC Nicotine Dependence Program.

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Coming next week - The 2013 Employee Opinion Survey

What do you think? We want to know. The 2013 Employee Opinion Survey begins May 20. Check the Intranet home page to find the link to the survey beginning May 20.

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Give your opinion about taking pills and enter to win a $200 VISA Gift Card!

Researchers from the UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health and the School of Medicine are looking for volunteers to participate in an online survey to learn about what it is like to take pills.

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Nutrition & Food Services welcomes guest chef May 30

UNC Hospitals' Nutrition & Food Services team is delighted to welcome Sean Fowler, Mandolin of Raleigh’s Executive Chef, at 11 a.m. on Thursday, May 30. Chef Fowler will join UNC Hospitals' Executive Chef Shawn Dolan and Director Angelo Mojica to provide a cooking demonstration and offer a lunch special for our patients, visitors, and co-workers on patient menus and in the Terrace Café.

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Celebrate Older Americans Month with the Geriatric Resource Nurses!

May 2013 is Older Americans Month! Help us to celebrate this wonderful event on May 23 in the 8 Bedtower Resource Room. The educational series begins at 11 a.m. Food will be served. All are welcome to attend.

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