Oct. 24

The Excess Leave calculation methodology is being changed

The basic premise of the policy remains the same – paid leave is intended to maintain employee income not enhance it. However, after reviewing the new practice and the overall number of employees affected, we have decided to revert the calculation methodology back to the original weekly review.

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8th annual Multicultural Fair - it's not too late to participate!

It’s not too late to participate! We need your help to make the annual Multicultural Fair a success on Friday, Nov. 1.

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Burn Reconstruction & Aesthetic Center "Night of Beauty"

UNC Burn Reconstruction & Aesthetic Center, along with Haven Salon, invites you to join us for a pre-holiday party on Thursday, Nov. 7, at 6:30 p.m. Come out to learn how you can look your best for the holiday season!

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Burn Survivor Reunion - Celebration of Life - Nov. 2

Please join us for our 22nd Annual “Celebration of Life” burn survivors’ reunion. This annual reunion gathering offers survivors a chance to come together to share their stories of struggle, recovery, and hope.

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Late Night With Roy Oct. 25/UNC home football game Oct. 26

"Late Night With Roy 2013," will be held on Friday, Oct. 25, at the Dean E. Smith Center. Doors will open at 4 p.m. for the volleyball match and the event will begin at 7 p.m. The next home football game will be at 3:30 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 26, against Boston College. Please be aware that traffic to and from the hospitals and the School of Medicine may be heavy before and after both events.

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2014 Administrative Professionals Conference week has changed

Due to the Epic@UNC PTO blackout dates from March 24 to April 25, 2014, the Administrative Professionals Conference has been rescheduled from April 23 - 25, 2014, to May 21 - 23, 2014. Please mark your calendars for this important Administrative Professional’s event.

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Lending Library closing Nov. 4 for construction

UNC Hospitals' Volunteer Association's Lending Library, located on the ground floor of Memorial Hospital, will close Nov. 4 while construction continues to meet the new fire codes. The library will be closed for two months.

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2014 Annual Enrollment extended through Nov. 15

Don't miss your chance during 2014 Annual Enrollment! The priorities during State Health Plan enrollment are for everyone to select a plan, select a PCP (you can update your PCP selection at any point both during/after enrollment), complete a health assessment, and complete a smoking attestation. Within the past week, more UNC Health Care PCPs were added to the State Health Plan/Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina database.

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News from HR

Please read for information about on-site visits by Employee Benefits, Chamber's Ridge Apartments, and T-Mobile, and for information about the Multicultural Fair!

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Help support UNC's 'Fuzzy Nazzals' this Movember

It’s Mustache season again! The gang from UNC Urology is participating in our second year of MOVEMBER – a global fundraising campaign that raises money and awareness for men’s health initiatives. And we’re asking you to support us as a “giver” or a “grower”… or both!

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Dedication of The John M. Reeves All Faiths Chapel - Oct. 24

The UNC Department of Pastoral Care cordially invites you to attend a celebration and dedication of the newly renovated John M. Reeves All Faiths Chapel on Thursday, Oct. 24, at 4 p.m.

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O'Neil announces fundraising event at N.C. Cancer Hospital

Award-winning Chapel Hill textile collage artist, Elaine O’Neil, has announced that she will sell limited edition 2014 "Luv This Place" calendars to benefit the N.C. Cancer Hospital.

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Nov. 13 UNC Relay For Life Gala

You are invited to "A Night Under the Stars" on Wednesday, Nov. 13, from 7 - 9:30 p.m., a gala event held at R & R Grill in Chapel Hill to benefit the American Cancer Society.

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Halloween service update from Chapel Hill Transit

Please read this service update from Chapel Hill Transit for Oct. 31, 2013. Also, remember that traffic will be heavy in/around Chapel Hill as Halloween evening approaches.

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Flu vaccine update

As of Wednesday morning, Oct. 23, more than 7,400 colleagues have received their flu vaccine. Please review the details of how you can get your flu vaccine!

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Clean In, Clean Out results after three weeks!

Clean In, Clean Out results after three weeks!

For the third week in October, the “Unit of the Week” goes to 4LD, and the “Department of the Week” goes to Nursing! Please visit the hand hygiene website for details on how all employees who enter inpatient rooms can participate.

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UNC nurse recognized for excellence in care of patients with HIV

UNC nurse recognized for excellence in care of patients with HIV

Jonah Pierce, the head nurse of the HIV clinic at UNC Hospitals, has been awarded the 2013 Joanne Ruiz Achievement Award for Excellence in Clinical Practice in HIV from the Association of Nurses in AIDS Care (ANAC).

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State Employees Combined Campaign – Week 1 update

After the first week of the SECC, 161 employees have pledged more than $49,000. We still have three more weeks of the campaign to reach our goal of raising $280,000 for charities.

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Executive Chef Program welcomes Stumb from Mez

The Nutrition & Food Services team is delighted to welcome Mez’s Executive Chef Aaron Stumb, who will join UNC Hospitals’ Executive Chef Shawn Dolan and Director Angelo Mojica at 11:30 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 30, 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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2013 Nursing Annual Report available

The 2013 Nursing Annual Report highlights the tip of the iceberg of the great work being done by nurses and assistive personnel at UNC Hospitals.

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Epic@UNC Training Plan overview sessions for managers

All managers are invited to Starbucks’ Conference Rooms A and B between 7 a.m. - 7 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 29, and Wednesday, Oct. 30, for help selecting the appropriate Epic@UNC Training Plan for your staff members. Additionally, we will review functionality in the new LMS that allows managers to assign a training plan to staff members, including the ability to batch assign a plan to multiple employees.

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Epic@UNC Training Plan overview sessions for managers

All managers are invited to Starbucks’ Conference Rooms A and B between 7 a.m. - 7 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 29, and Wednesday, Oct. 30, for help selecting the appropriate Epic@UNC Training Plan for your staff members. Additionally, we will review functionality in the new LMS that allows managers to assign a training plan to staff members, including the ability to batch assign a plan to multiple employees.

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