Sept. 5

Cardiac Intensive Care Unit reaches rare milestone

Cardiac Intensive Care Unit reaches rare milestone

In April, the Cardiac Intensive Care Unit (CICU) at UNC Hospitals reached a rare milestone: going four years without a single case of ventilator-associated pneumonia (VAP). The achievement, unheard of among CICUs nationwide, is the result of teamwork, dedication, and passion for safe patient care.

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Fire alarm system testing Sept. 7 and 8

Annual testing of the fire alarm notification and control devices will occur this Saturday and Sunday, Sept. 7 and 8, in many areas of the hospital campus. The testing will occur between 7:30 a.m. and 5 p.m. each day.

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LMS downtime in late September

The go-live date for Learning Made Simple, the new UNC Health Care learning management system is Sept. 30. Downtime for the current learning management system begins Sept. 20 and lasts through Sept. 29.

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Revision of Child Abuse Policy

The child abuse reporting policy, “Suspected Child Abuse, Neglect, or Dependency," has been updated to better reflect North Carolina’s child abuse reporting standards. Please read here for more information.

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UNC ECHO Seminar Series will be held on Sept. 12

The UNC Program on Ethnicity, Culture, and Health Outcomes (ECHO) welcomes you to attend our September Seminar Series in relation to health disparities. This event is open to the public.

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Deadline for Robert C. Cefalo Award nominations is Sept. 13

Any attending physician or UNC Health Care employee may nominate any full-time house officer for the Robert C. Cefalo Award. Other staff members may provide letters of support.

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Deadline for School of Medicine Nursing Recognition Awards nominations is Sept. 13

Sponsored by the UNC School of Medicine and its Physicians, the Nursing Recognition Awards were established in 1990 to recognize outstanding achievement by nursing professionals.

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Information Security Alert reminder - fraudulent email (phishing attempt)

Please read this very important message regarding a phishing email that many employees continue to receive.

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Plant Engineering announces corridor closing and renovation

The Exiting Corridor project is progressing to the Children’s Hospital. On Sept. 10, the corridor from the Children’s Hospital lobby to the Corner Café will close for renovation.

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Special screening of the documentary film on N.E.D. - Sept. 20

On Friday, Sept. 20, a special screening of the documentary film on N.E.D. will be shown at the Varsity Theater on Franklin Street. N.E.D. - or No Evidence of Disease - is a rock band made up of musicians who are also distinguished gynecologic oncologists. N.E.D. is on a mission to raise awareness about women’s cancers.

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N.E.D. will perform free show at NC Museum of Art on Sept. 21

On Saturday, Sept. 21, N.E.D. will play a free concert at the NC Museum of Art at the outdoor amphitheater!

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Rock band N.E.D to appear on WUNC, in documentary film and in concert - Sept. 20 & 21

Through a free concert and a new documentary, N.E.D., or No Evidence of Disease, continues their mission to raise awareness about women's cancer. The rock band, made up of musicians who are also distinguished gynecologic oncologists, will be around town in September to promote their new film.

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2014 Annual Enrollment and State Health Plan newsletter

Read this important information about the 2014 Annual Enrollment, which will be held from Oct. 1 to 31, and read the State Health Plan's August newsletter!

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News from HR

Please read for information about on-site visits from Employee Benefits, Sprint, PNC Bank, Wells Fargo, AT&T, Courtyard by Marriott, and Community Home Trust.

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Flu vaccinations begin Sept. 9

To ensure the health of our patients, colleagues and families, UNC Hospitals and our off-campus locations will once again hold a required employee flu vaccine program during the 2013-2014 flu season. Please read this important information about the 2013-2014 flu program!

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Thursday night football at Kenan Stadium - Oct. 17

On Thursday, Oct. 17, UNC will host Miami at Kenan Stadium in a nationally televised football game. More than 60,000 fans are expected to attend this game. Traffic around UNC Hospitals will be significantly impacted on Oct. 17 from 5:30 - 8 p.m. and 11:15 p.m. - midnight.

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