March 31

New OB-GYN Provider-performed Testing Training/Competency Program and Epic@UNC Result Entry

Effective April 4, 2016, a new training/competency program as well as Epic@UNC result entry process will be implemented for OB-GYN attending physicians, fellows, residents and housestaff performing point of care tests, including KOH/Wet prep, Fern test and Nitrazine pH testing.

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Books and magazines wanted

Donations are desperately needed to supply our entire hospital as well as our offsite clinic waiting rooms. We especially encourage newer paperbacks and hardbacks for the library, and magazines that are up to 12 months old. No trade journals or educational textbooks please.

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Arrhythmias & Heart Failure 2016

This symposium for cardiologists and general internists will discuss practical approaches to the management of patients with cardiac failures and complex arrhythmias.

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Quality Referrals Training: Women & Unintended Pregnancies

Provide will hold a training session at UNC with tools to empower and enhance providers' abilities to be advocates in women's health and to offer non-judgmental, all-options counseling and referrals.

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Warning signs that your computer is infected

Many times during our daily interaction with computers, we ask ourselves, “How I can tell if my computer is infected with a Virus, Trojan, Worm or other malicious file?” Learn a few simple signs that could indicate a malware infection.

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World Voice Day Concert

Celebrate World Voice Day with the UNC Voice Center on Thursday, April 14, with concerts kicking off at 11:30 a.m. in the N.C. Children’s Hospital lobby followed by free voice screenings from 1 - 3 p.m. in the ENT clinic in the Neurosciences Hospital.

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Free Voice Screenings during World Voice Day

Celebrate World Voice Day with the UNC Voice Center on Thursday, April 14, with concerts kicking off at 11:30 a.m. in the N.C. Children’s Hospital Lobby followed by free voice screenings from 1 - 3 p.m. in the ENT clinic in the Neurosciences Hospital.

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Coming April 7: Updated Adult Pneumococcal Health Maintenance Topics and Best Practice Advisories

Updated adult Pneumococcal Best Practice Advisories (BPA’s) and Health Maintenance Topics will be released in Epic@UNC on Thursday, April 7.

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News from HR

Onsite visits from Employee Benefits, Berkshire Manor West Apartments, Wells Fargo and TIAA-CREF.

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Professional Onsite Shoe Sale

Please visit the Children's Hospital lobby April 5 - 7 for a "Professional Onsite Shoe" fundraising event.

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Crafting Your Purpose Statement

In the April Writing Academy, Nursing Quality and Research is offering a class focused on 'Crafting Your Purpose Statement.'

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New Ronald McDonald House website and online referral form

This statement from Nancy Maeder, senior director of Programs and Operations at the Ronald McDonald House, explains the new referral process on the revamped website.

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New Intranet site for Audit, Compliance and Privacy Services

Audit, Compliance and Privacy Services has released a new Intranet website to provide a centralized resource for employees, managers, physicians and others.

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ISD teams rounding to provide details on inpatient Beaker Specimen collection process

During the first two weeks in April, a team from ISD will be rounding on inpatient units at UNC Hospitals in Chapel Hill and Hillsborough, and also at UNC REX Healthcare, to provide details on the specimen collection process to be used beginning April 16 after the Epic@UNC Beaker Labs Go-Live.

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Flu screening documentation and alerts deactivated April 1

The screening documentation and alerts for Influenza will be deactivated in Epic@UNC on Friday, April 1. Previous documentation related to Influenza screenings will still be accessible in a read-only form.

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New guides detail widely-used Epic@UNC reports by role

The Epic@UNC Reporting team has added a new resource to its learning library - you can now access guides that detail the most widely-used reports for many specialties.

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Pressure washing, caulking work on Neurosciences, Women’s, Children’s Hospitals begins March 31

Workers will begin pressure washing and caulking work on Thursday, March 31, on the exterior of the N.C. Neurosciences, Women’s and Children’s Hospitals. This work is expected to last for approximately three months, with all work being done between 8 a.m. – 9 p.m.

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Please provide feedback for proposed GoTriangle route changes by April 18

GoTriangle needs your feedback on proposed changes to the following routes. Comments will be accepted until April 18, 2016. If approved, these changes will begin on Aug. 7, 2016.

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New phone number to change pager status, change virtual pagers

The phone number for changing pager status and changing virtual pagers at UNC Hospitals (919-966-1100) has been changed to 984-974-7272. UNC Hospitals Operators also are available to make pager status and coverage changes and can be reached at 984-974-1000.

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Annual Donate Life Information Fair

April is Donate Life Awareness Month. Please join the UNC Center for Transplant Care in celebrating the Gift of Organ Donation at the Annual Donate Life Information Fair. Stop by to register to be a Donor!

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Information about the new IRS Form 1095-C and 1095-B

In the coming days, you may receive one or two new Federal income tax forms: Form 1095-C and Form 1095-B.

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Beaker Labs educational opportunities for Ambulatory employees

On April 16, the Epic@UNC Beaker Labs application, which is used to manage labs and specimens, will Go-Live at UNC Medical Center, UNC REX Healthcare, Chatham Hospital, and UNC Physicians Network. In addition to LMS resources, a series of WebEx sessions are scheduled April 11 – 14 to provide more background and details on specimen collection and new Beaker workflows.

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27th Annual May Day Trauma Conference

The 27th Annual May Day Trauma Conference continues the tradition of creating an annual forum utilizing nationally recognized experts in trauma care and emergency medical service systems. Designed to meet the needs of all health care professionals involved in the trauma care continuum, this year’s presentations examine diverse subjects from evidence-based practice and innovative advances in the care of injured patients.

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Mindfulness-based Program for Stress and Pain Management

Mindfulness will teach you how to slow down and set priorities while remaining calm, focused and relaxed in the midst of a busy life.

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Final Four transportation and parking updates

Please read this important information from UNC Transportation & Parking regarding the transportation and parking impacts -- and potential impacts -- of the UNC men's basketball appearance in the Final Four.

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