April 14

Spouse Loss Support Group

A group for those experiencing the loss of their spouse.

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From McLendon Clinical Labs: Core #127 – Discontinuation of Clinitest® Tablets and Qualitative Urine Microalbumin Testing

Effective April 15, 2016, the Core Laboratory will discontinue both the use of Clinitest® tablets for the detection of reducing substances in both urine and stool, and Qualitative Urine Microalbumin testing

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UNC Kenan-Flagler Executive MBA information session

Prepare for the future by sharpening your business skills with an Executive MBA from the UNC Kenan-Flagler Business School.

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Writing for Resilience

We’ve changed our name from Writing for Caregivers to Writing for Resilience to include everyone who wants to write! Writing for Resilience is a weekly writing respite -- a time to sit quietly and write in response to prompts: poems, quotes, and stories. All are welcome!

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Beaker Labs Go-Live – Potential impact to provider Preference Lists, Personalized Order Sets

Do you regularly use Epic@UNC Preference Lists or have you personalized Order Sets to best suit your clinical workflows? If so, please review the following details to see if you will be impacted by the April 16 Beaker Labs Go-Live.

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AMP UP! Move to End Bladder Cancer

A one-mile walk in beautiful Hillsborough, NC, to raise awareness about bladder cancer, hosted by the NC Triangle Chapter of the Bladder Cancer Advocacy Network.

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Beaker Laboratory Specimen Labels available for order in Lawson

As part of the new Epic@UNC laboratory information system (Beaker) that goes live April 16, there will be a system-wide lab label vendor called Platinum Code. The new Beaker lab specimen labels are now available to order via Lawson.

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New Epic@UNC tool to evaluate neonate risk for hyperbilirubinemia

Beginning April 16, 2016, there is a new tool linked within Epic@UNC to allow providers and clinicians evaluate a neonate’s risk toward the development of hyperbilirubinemia.

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News from HR

Onsite visits from Royal Park Apartments, Brook Arbor Apartments, Homewatch CareGivers, Employee Benefits, BB&T, North Carolina Theatre, Fidelity, including Fidelity Group Workshops at the Women's Hospital, and CAPTRUST.

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How to protect our computers, network, and sensitive information

UNC Health Care's Information Services Division has many technologies in place to protect our computers from malware infection, but the person operating the computer is often our last line of defense. Learn more about ways to protect UNC Health Care computers from malware and how to protect your sensitive information.

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GoTriangle Public Meetings regarding proposed service changes

GoTriangle will hold three upcoming meetings to discuss proposed service changes. All are welcome to attend.

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Update: ‘Communications Activity’ change postponed

UPDATE: Due to workflow errors related to Provider-on-the-Fly, this change has been postponed until a later date. Continue with your current process of manually checking the boxes in the Communications Activity for letters to route to referring physicians and PCPs.

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Beacon Program events during Sexual Assault Awareness Month

April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month, a movement to raise awareness and prevent sexual violence in all communities. During the month of April, the Beacon Program is sponsoring several events that are open to all members of the UNC Medical Center community.

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Clean In, Clean Out Golden Hand Accolades for March 2016

Overall compliance results for March were 96.6 percent for inpatients and 96.7 percent for outpatient/procedural areas. See which areas performed best this month!

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Parking pass checkpoint on Friday Center Drive on Friday, April 15 – please display your parking passes

The Friday, April 15, public meeting of the UNC Board of Governors has been relocated to the UNC Center for School Leadership Development on Friday Center Drive. Due to concern that additional attendees will be present, UNC Hospitals Police and UNC Campus Public Safety will patrol the parking lots in and around the Friday Center, Hwy. 54 Park and Ride lot, and Hedrick Building. A checkpoint will be set up on Friday Center Drive, so please remember to display your parking pass to help limit any potential delay.

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Beaker Labs FAQs

View a list of 'Frequently Asked Questions' related to the Beaker Go-Live.

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Centralized Approach to Hospital Throughput

In our continued effort to meet the goals of UNC Medical Center and to increase effective capacity and improved resource utilization for patients, the House Supervisors in Nursing have reorganized to create a centralized approach to the hospital throughput process.

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