March 3

Registration Staff - How to update insurance when a new policy year starts

Blue Cross Blue Shield has made significant changes in the policy numbers for their products. When you encounter a patient who has had a policy number change, please use this tip sheet to update the patient’s registration information. The existing insurance plan should not be changed to reflect the new information!

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New Schedule Orders Workqueue Removal Reason

Beginning Tuesday, March 1, there is a new Schedule Orders Workqueue removal reason of “Scheduling Error- Order not Linked, Appointment Completed.”

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My UNC Chart enhancements effective March 1

My UNC Chart enhancements effective March 1

Beginning March 1, several My UNC Chart enhancements will help engage patients in their care. Patients will now see reminders for preventive care services (Health Maintenance Due), a patient-friendly view of the Longitudinal Plan of Care, and a new tab called “My Conditions” to view their health information related to certain chronic conditions.

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Pasta with Purpose to benefit Hospice Home of UNC Health Care

The Carolina Club is proud to present Pasta With Purpose benefiting Hospice Home of UNC Health Care on Tuesday, March 8, from 5:30 – 8 p.m. Reservations are required by March 7.

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News from HR

Onsite visits from Sprint, AT&T, Brook Arbor Apartments, Employee Benefits, Fidelity, and Glen Lennox Apartments.

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State Health Plan & Retirement informational sessions March through August 2016

These free informational sessions help you navigate your State Health Plan benefits in retirement and understand how the State Health Plan and Medicare work together. The sessions are designed for State Health Plan members nearing 65 years old and those who are 65 years old and still actively working.

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Mind-Body Medicine Skills for Healthcare Professionals

Mind-Body medicine intervention can be effective in reducing burnout symptoms in healthcare professionals. Read more to see how!

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Does that email pass the smell test?

In the month of January alone, the UNC Health Care email gateways blocked approximately 21.5 million emails that were deemed to contain some undesirable component such as spam, malware, or scams of some nature. Despite the number of emails that were blocked, a not insignificant number of malicious emails still find their way to coworkers’ mailboxes. Read these tips to help determine if an email can pass that basic smell test.

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Mann receives Patriot Award

Mann receives Patriot Award

Jami Mann, PharmD, MBA, MS, BCPS, Clinical Manager of the Central Inpatient Pharmacy, was presented with the Patriot Award on behalf of the United States Office of the Secretary of Defense. The recommendation was made by Kathy Estrada, a Central Inpatient Pharmacy Technician, currently serving on active duty.

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2016 Heart Month Photo Booth

2016 Heart Month Photo Booth

On Friday, Feb. 26, employees from UNC Hospitals celebrated National Heart Month with a #UNCheart-themed photo booth hosted in the Children's Hospital lobby. More than 90 employees and visitors participated in the event. Check out a few of the photos that were captured!

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2016 Step on Sepsis 5K

This year marks the third annaul Step on Sepsis 5K, sponsored by Sepsis Alliance, in memory of Jerry Minroe. The honorary chair of this year's event is UNC School of Nursing's Carol Fowler Durham, who nearly lost her life to septic shock in 2010.

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