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Sentry Suite pulmonary diagnostic software upgrade Aug. 18

On Tuesday night, Aug. 18, ISD will upgrade the Sentry Suite pulmonary diagnostic software used at UNC Hospitals’ Adult and Pediatric Pulmonary Labs, the UNC Pulmonary Clinic at Meadowmont and the UNC Children’s Specialty Clinic at Rex.

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Nursing Policy Updates - August 2015

Read these important nursing policy updates effective August 2015.

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Art Exhibit in Women's Health Information Center

Art Exhibit in Women's Health Information Center

The Women's Health Information Center invites you to enjoy our monthly art exhibit.

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McLendon Labs Memo - New HPV Testing

Beglnnlng Aug. 18, 2015, McLendon Clinical Laboratories will begin offering Primary HpV DNA testing as a stand-alone test for women 25 years of age and older on cervical specimens collected in Thinprep vials.

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News from HR

On-site visits from Fidelity, Vector Security, Employee Benefits and T-Mobile.

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Calling All Creative Staff!

Nursing invites all UNC Hospitals staff to submit an original drawing of a graphic and accompanying theme/tagline to represent 2016 Nursing Staff Recognition Week.

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Information about Email Viruses

Many UNC Health Care employees have reported a series of strange emails to ISD Technical Security. Please protect yourself by reading this important information from ISD Technical Security.

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Volunteers needed for PNC Arena Wheelchair Brigade

Rex Healthcare’s Emergency Response Team and PNC Arena are looking for volunteers for the “PNC Arena Wheelchair Brigade.”

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Alert Carolina siren test - Wednesday, Aug. 26

The University will test the emergency sirens and text messages on Wednesday, Aug. 26, between noon and 1 p.m. The University tests the sirens each semester to make sure the equipment works.

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Epic@UNC Go-Lives #4 and #5 set for 2016

Epic@UNC Go-Lives #4 and #5 set for 2016

Go-Live #4 is set for May 21, 2016, at High Point Regional Hospital and Johnston Health's hospitals in Clayton and Smithfield. Go-Live #5 is set for June 18, 2016, at Caldwell Memorial Hospital and Pardee Hospital and its ambulatory clinics.

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Hoellerich named Executive Medical Director, Specialty Services & Clinical Integration Initiatives, UNC Health Care System

Hoellerich named Executive Medical Director, Specialty Services & Clinical Integration Initiatives, UNC Health Care System

Effective Monday, Aug. 10, 2015, Dr. Vince Hoellerich, former anesthesiologist and critical care specialist at Rex Healthcare, is serving as Executive Medical Director, Specialty Services & Clinical Integration Initiatives, UNC Health Care System. The position includes key responsibilities with Carolina Value and the new UNC HC Clinically Integrated Network (CIN). This new role is a UNC Health Care System position that reports to Dr. Allen Daugird, President, UNC Physicians, and Chief Value Officer, UNC Health Care System.

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New system structure and leadership announced for UNC Health Care Human Resources

Please read this message from Chris Ellington, President, UNC Health Care Network Hospitals, and Executive Vice President and CFO, UNC Hospitals, about a new system structure for Human Resources at UNC Health Care. Please note that this reorganization relates to Human Resources at UNC Health Care and not the School of Medicine.

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Code Sepsis Reminders and Updates

Code Sepsis Reminders and Updates

Sepsis is the most common cause of inpatient mortality at UNC Hospitals. “Code Sepsis” is a sepsis care improvement initiative at UNC Hospitals that focuses on rapid recognition and treatment of patients with signs and symptoms of sepsis – our goal is to quickly identify any patient with the potential to develop sepsis and ultimately save lives.

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Inpatient Nurses - 'Post Fall Reassessment' row added to Post Fall Flowsheet

Patients who have fallen should be reassessed for injury at 24 hours post fall. The “Post Fall Reassessment” row has been added to the Post Fall Flowsheet for that purpose.

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Evening appointments now available at UNC Dermatology and Skin Center at Southern Village in Chapel Hill

To accommodate patients who have difficulty seeing providers during regular business hours, UNC Dermatology and Skin Cancer Center at Southern Village in Chapel Hill is now offering Wednesday evening appointments. Please call 919-966-2485 to schedule an appointment.

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