Aug. 7

Wellness Wednesday Farmers Market

The Wellness Wednesday Farmers Market at UNC Hospitals is scheduled from 11 a.m. - 2 p.m. each Wednesday in the Children's Hospital through September.

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Caregiver Meditation Group

A meditation group for professional and personal caregivers will meet weekly in the N.C. Cancer Hospital Chapel from 12:15 to 12:45 p.m.

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Professional On-site Shoe Sale - Night Owl Wednesday

The on-site shoe fundraising sale will be open late Wednesday, Aug. 6, from 10 p.m to 1 a.m.

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Professional On-site Shoe Sale - Last Day

The Shoe Guy will be returning August 5 - 7 in the Children's Hospital Lobby.

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Inaugural WannaWearOne Ostomy AWEARness 5K

On Oct. 4, 2014, National Ostomy Awareness Day, WannaWearOne takes its ostomy awareness efforts to the community for the Inaugural WannaWearOne Ostomy AWEARness 5K.

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Lunch & Learn

Learn about what resources are available when caring for a deaf or hard-of-hearing patient and why it is so important to make use of these resources.

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Caring for Women with Substance Use Disorders During Pregnancy and Postpartum

All RN’s who monitor pregnant and postpartum patients need to have the skills to most effectively care for women who have substance use disorders. Terminology and practice is changing and needs to be updated for clear communication among nursing staff, physicians and patients.

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News from HR

On-site visits from Fidelity, Glen Lennox Apartments, Community Home Trust, PNC Bank, Carolina Care at Home Convenience Center, NC Supplemental Plans, Employee Benefits, Costco, Sun Trust, and Collins Crossing Apartments.

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Pediatric Anesthesiology Conference

The 7th Annual UNC-Duke-Wake Forest Pediatric Anesthesia Conference will be held Sept. 6 at the Friday Center.

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Slippery Sam campaign and raffle ticket drawing winners

UNC Hospitals Police would like to thank all employees who helped apprehend the notorious thief Slippery Sam while he was roaming the halls of the hospital during our recent ID awareness campaign. Read to see who won the raffle ticket drawing!

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Pedal 4 Peds #5

Stationary bike and road bike ride fundraiser on Saturday, Oct. 25, at UNC’s Wellness Center in Cary.

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Emergency Drill on Manning Drive on Monday, Aug. 11

On Monday, Aug. 11, the University will conduct an emergency drill on south campus. As part of this drill, Manning Drive will be temporarily closed at the intersection of Manning Drive and Ridge Road between 9 a.m. and 1 p.m. Please plan to use an alternate route when traveling to/from UNC Hospitals during the day on Aug. 11. Emergency responders and emergency vehicles will still be allowed to pass through, but all others will be detoured. Read for more information.

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Kiosk, 40% discounts offered through Aug. 15 in Terrace Café

The Terrace Café at UNC Hospitals is particularly crowded during peak lunch hours, which creates long lines and can cause frustration for our employees and guests. Through Aug. 15, Nutrition & Food Services (NFS) will open a kiosk form 11 a.m. - 1 p.m. Monday - Friday and offer a discount of 40% to customers using FreedomPay from 11 a.m. – noon* and from 1:30 – 2:30 p.m.* in both the Overlook and Corner Cafés.

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Longitudinal Research Study on Infant Speech Development Following Cleft Palate Repair

The UNC Craniofacial Center is conducting a longitudinal research study on infant speech development following cleft palate repair. We are currently seeking infants without cleft lip or palate and without a history of ear tubes or frequent ear infections to serve as a comparison group.

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Workforce Engagement Survey update - 1 day left to take survey!

The survey will close at 11:59 p.m. Friday, Aug. 8. As of 11:30 a.m. Thursday, Aug. 7, more than 7,700 UNC Medical Center employees (88% of us) have taken the 2014 Workforce Engagement Survey.

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Message from Chief Jeff McCracken about Emergency Drill

Read this letter by Chief Jeff McCracken, Director of Public Safety, about the Emergency Drill on Manning Drive on Aug. 11.

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Three UNC Physicians Network Practices Receive Level III Patient-Centered Medical Home Recognition

UNC Physicians Network is proud to announce Highgate Family Medical Center, University Internal Medicine at Chapel Hill North and Pittsboro Family Medicine, each received recognition as Level III Patient-Centered Medical Homes (PCMH) from the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA). This recognition distinguishes these practices because of their improvements and innovations in primary care.

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Ebola Preparedness at UNC Hospitals

You may have heard about Ebola virus in the news and through our reports about Dr. Billy Fischer’s experiences in Guinea last month. Hospitals around the country are preparing for the possible presentation of patients with symptoms consistent with exposure to Ebola. Read details about UNC Hospitals' preparedness, provided by Dr. David Weber, Associate Chief Medical Officer.

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