Please read this message from Dr. Roper detailing the impacts of the State Budget, passed by the General Assembly on July 1, 2016, on the UNC School of Medicine and UNC Health Care.
Seven projects from 2015 Cohort B will be presented July 25.
Audit, Compliance and Privacy Services has released the July 2016 edition of the Privacy Quarterly.
Find out more about onsite visits from CAPTRUST, Fidelity and Employee Benefits.
Please read these important Nursing Policy Updates effective July 2016.
A new eLearning module has been launched in LMS to show inpatient clinicians how to effectively manage consults that providers order for their patients.
The 2016 Stuff the Bus school supply collection drive kicks off today. This campaign annually collects important supplies for children in need in Orange County Schools.
Beginning Wednesday July 27, 2016, employees and providers will begin to see a banner notification in Epic@UNC identifying ‘Value Care’ patients that UNC Health Care has contracts to manage the quality and cost of care for as part of our growing Population Health efforts.
ISD is leading a project to develop a ‘Unified Communications Platform’ across UNC Health Care with the goal of allowing individual providers and groups to communicate with each other more efficiently and securely through voice calling and secure texting. Vocera is the vendor selected for this project.
To better serve the needs of PICU families, the Plant Engineering Plumbing Shop will install a new drain line for the PICU Family Washing Machine. The work will take place this Saturday and Sunday, July 23 and 24.
UNC REX Healthcare has named Andrew Zukowski as its chief financial officer. He will begin his new role Aug. 22. Zukowski will report to UNC REX President Steve Burriss, and work closely with Senior Vice President of Finance at UNC Health Care, Mark Miller. Zukowski served as senior finance executive at the University of Michigan Health System in Ann Arbor, Mich.
Effective Aug. 1, 2016, due to new electronic claims requirements, new payer/plan information has been added into Epic@UNC for the Dept. of Corrections/Dept. of Public Safety. This new payer/plan may only be selected on appointments/visits with dates of service Aug. 1, 2016, and forward.