Many children dream of becoming superheroes. Last weekend, thanks to California-based nonprofit Capes4Heroes and local collaborators in Chapel Hill, more than 80 pediatric patients at N.C. Children’s Hospital were able to live that dream.
Congratulations to our Spring 2015 Plus People. These 16 colleagues were recognized for being among the very best at UNC Hospitals, UNC Faculty Physicians, and the UNC School of Medicine this Spring.
My UNC Chart, UNC Health Care's patient portal, now offers online scheduling for mammography screening at Chatham Hospital, Rex Healthcare, and UNC Hospitals locations. Please help us share and promote this convenient option for our patients.
On Saturday, March 28, beginning at 7 a.m. and continuing until 1 p.m., there will be a 90-ton crane placed at the Neurosciences Hospital Loading Dock for the lifting of HVAC ductwork associated with the UNC Hospitals Bone Marrow Transplant Renovation Project. During this time period, access to the Anderson Pavilion and Women’s and Children’s Hospitals loading docks will remain open to vehicular traffic. Pedestrian traffic will be routed around the lifting activities.
Employee Benefits & Services Fair, State Health Plan informational session on how to maximize your health plan options in retirement, and on-site visits from Fidelity and Employee Benefits.
The John M. Reeves All-Faiths Chapel will lead a traditional Christian service of worship for Palm Sunday. This service will also be shown live on all in-patient room televisions (Channel 89).
In celebration of Maundy Thursday, the Department of Pastoral Care is offering the Eucharist (the Lord’s Supper) to patients, family members, and staff.
The John M. Reeves All-Faiths Chapel will lead a traditional Christian service of worship for Good Friday.
The John M. Reeves All-Faiths Chapel will lead a traditional Christian service of worship on Easter Sunday. This service will also be shown live on all in-patient room televisions (Channel 89).
A quarterly inspection and test of the fire alarm and sprinkler systems is taking place throughout the hospital April 13 - 17. Inspection and testing are also taking place at the Imaging & Spine Center, Sanford Dialysis and Sanford Specialty Clinics. The alarm tones and door closings will be held to a minimum. Please excuse any inconveniences this testing may cause. If you have any questions, please contact Plant Engineering at 984-974-0300.
Please visit the Children's Lobby March 31 through April 2 for the Professional On-site Shoe Fundraising Sale.
Chapel Hill Transit (CHT) will operate Saturday services on Friday, April 3, in observance of the Good Friday holiday. CHT will return to regular service on Sunday, April 5. Safe Rides will operate on Thursday, April 2, but will not operate Friday, April 3, through Saturday, April 4.
Congratulations to the UNC Health Care ICD-10 Program Team and their program stakeholders from UNC Hospitals and all affiliates (Caldwell, High Point, Johnston Health, Nash, Pardee and Rex) on being selected to participate in the upcoming NC Tracks ICD-10 Provider/Trading Partner testing!
On Tuesday afternoon, the SECC had a statewide recognition event at the Governor's Mansion in Raleigh. UNC Health Care fared well in all three categories for which the SECC recognizes agencies. Attending on behalf of UNC Health Care were Tezrah Garner, Nurse Manager, 6 East- Lower GI Surgery, Dianne Olmos, Supervisor, Employee Recreation & Wellness, and Scott Trott, Vice President, Payer Management and Faculty Benefits, UNC Physicians.