March 6

UPDATE: Work completed, Hospital Drive re-opened

UPDATE: As of 5 a.m. Sunday, March 9, the crane has been removed and Hospital Drive re-opened. Thank you to everyone for your patience and support during this weekend's project.

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First pieces of Epic@UNC toolkit now available on Intranet

The first pieces of our Epic@UNC Go-Live toolkit are now available on the Intranet - files already available include a guide to talking to patients/guests about Epic@UNC and a list of key points to remember.

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UPDATE: Epic@UNC Load Test now complete

Thanks to everyone who participated in our March 12 Epic@UNC load test.

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13th Annual Duke/Durham Health Summit

This year’s summit, Beyond the Affordable Care Act: Are We Ready for What’s Next?, will include updates and information about community initiatives, an educational session about the health insurance marketplace, and a discussion with health and human service organizations about the local impact of the Affordable Care Act.

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Sprinkler work in Women's, Children's Hospital basement March 10 - 14

The back corridor in the Women's/Children's Hospital basement from Anderson Elevators to the ED Lounge will be closed for sprinkler work from March 10 - 14.

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Operation Medicine Drop

Operation Medicine Drop, sponsored by the UNC Campus Public Safety, NC Safe Kids, and the DEA, allows anyone to turn in unused, expired or unwanted prescription and over-the-counter medications. Folks will be able to drive up, drop them off, and drive away. It is free, anonymous, and no questions will be asked.

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St. Thomas More Health Fair

The annual Health Fair/Feria de la Salud at St. Thomas More church in Chapel Hill is scheduled from 2 - 6 p.m. on Sunday, March 30.

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Free Electronic Income Tax Preparation

There is still time for UNC Hospitals and UNC Faculty Physicians co-workers to take advantage of the free electronic income tax preparation that is taking place on Tuesday and Wednesday mornings until April 2.

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Spring Golf Lessons

Whether a beginner or wishing to sharpen your skills, you're welcome to take golf lessons with one of the golf pros at the UNC Finley Golf Course.

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ICD-10 Weekly Minute and Overdue Training

ICD-10 Weekly Minute and Overdue Training

Have you heard the rumor that CMS may delay ICD-10 again beyond the current Oct. 1 go-live? CMS administrator Marilyn Tavenner dispelled that rumor at last week’s HIMSS conference, stating that “there are no more delays and the system will go live on Oct. 1."

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Tar Heel Team Builder Employee Bike Ride

UNC Health Care invites you and your family to the Tar Heel Team Builder Employee Bike Ride. Pre-register by May 9!

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CORRECTION: Epic@UNC Playground still refreshed DAILY

CORRECTION: The Epic@UNC Playground will still be wiped each morning at approximately 1 a.m.

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Occurences and Attendance Policies during Feb. 12 – 14 weather event

There have been numerous questions and concerns regarding the interpretation of our Attendance and Tardiness policy during our recent weather event of Feb. 12 - 14.

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News from HR

News from HR this week includes details on visits from PNC Bank and Sam's Club; Employee Benefits at UNC Hospitals; and discounted Carolina Hurricanes tickets.

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FIT-Tastic 5K Training Program information session

Rex Healthcare is sponsoring a 10-week training program geared toward the beginning walker/runner who wants to develop a healthy and sustainable exercise regimen.

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Technical Dress Rehearsal update and FAQs

The Epic@UNC Technical Dress Rehearsal team has tested more than 8,000 workstations and continues to test workstations and equipment at Go-Live #1 and #2 areas.

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