In August, UNC Hospitals held a mass casualty exercise to evaluate the organization’s preparedness for the unthinkable - an active shooter event on the premises.
A ceremony in Kinston on Thursday, Aug. 18, marked the official transition of Lenoir Memorial Hospital to its new name - UNC Lenoir Health Care.
On Friday, Aug. 12, the UNC Medical Center outpatient clinics, providers, and staff were honored for the exceptional care and service they provided our patients during the 2016 fiscal year.
The UNC Division of Pediatric Hematology Oncology is proud to present the 7th Annual Pedal for Peds event on Saturday, Oct. 8th, 2016 at the UNC Wellness Center in Northwest Cary.
Beginning the week of Aug. 29, laboratory orders in Epic@UNC will default to 'New Collection' for all areas except Emergency Department patients. This change primarily affects ambulatory locations.
There is a planned Epic@UNC downtime scheduled from 3 - 4:30 a.m. Sunday morning, Oct. 2. Epic@UNC will be down for 90 minutes while ISD applies an update.
Active Shooter Response Training is a one-hour class offered by UNC Hospitals Police for all UNC Health Care staff. Classes will be held at the Hedrick Building and the Hillsborough Campus. Please log in to LMS to sign up.
We all have a story to share. The ‘Faces of UNC Health Care’ gallery, which will go on display beginning Friday, Aug. 26, in the corridor between the N.C. Cancer and N.C. Neurosciences Hospitals, celebrates the achievements and personal stories of the patients, caregivers, researchers, students, and teachers of UNC Health Care and the UNC School of Medicine.
The Board of Directors of Wayne Memorial Hospital has named Janie Jaberg the hospital’s President and CEO, effective in early November.
Based on recommendations from the Carolina Value Care Access and Physician Solutions teams, UNC Health Care is creating a new department, Patient Access and Clinical Integration.
On Friday, Sept. 16, from 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m at the Sheraton Chapel Hill, the UNC Department of Health Policy and Management at the Gillings School of Global Public Health is hosting a Population Health education symposium that is open to everyone. ACHE continuing education credit is available.
UNC Medical Center offers Paid Time Off (PTO) sell-back election periods quarterly to employees. Please note: During the August 2016 enrollment period, the minimum limit has been changed from 120 to 100 hours. Future enrollment periods will continue to have the minimum limit reduced until it matches the new 80-hour limit for 2017.
Did you know that the UNC Hospitals Police Department has a Facebook page?
Fidelity will have a representative onsite on Monday, Aug. 29, from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
The UNC Hospitals and Chatham Hospitals Patient Movement Matrix has been updated to the new PDF format in the Training Documentation library (Version 3.0) along with "From" sheets.
Please read these important Nursing Policy Updates for August 2016.
This informative training is designed to familiarize employees with the needs and concerns of LGBTQ patients.
The 15 parking spaces at the Bell Tower Surface Visitor Lot have been converted to hourly visitor spaces with a three-hour limit. There is a pay station located in the lot and the spaces are available for all to use. This change was outlined by the university in the Deptartment of Public Safety Transportation & Parking 2011 – 2016 Plan.
Please review the steps outlined in this new Tip Sheet detailing how to see and e-sign a document that has expired/elapsed in Epic@UNC.