May 26

Free Hearing Screenings for Better Speech and Hearing Month

The UNC Department of Audiology is offering free hearing screenings to UNC employees in the audiology clinic on the ground floor of the Neurosciences Hospital!

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Inpatient Census Reports updated with 'Out of Service' column

On Monday, May 23, an additional “Out of Service” (OS) column will be added to the census reports for each UNC Health Care hospital using Epic@UNC to to display the count of beds flagged as “Out of service” at midnight. View a screenshot and links to all census reports.

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Now accepting nominations for the Third Annual Boote/Gerritsen ICU Nursing Award

The Boote/Gerritsen ICU Nursing Award is a fund to recognize the exceptional care that UNC Hospitals ICU nursing staff provide to their patients and patient families on a daily basis. This award is open to UNC Hospitals ICU nursing staff including Registered Nurses, Certified Nursing Assistants and Clinical Support Technicians who provide exceptional patient care, service and organizational citizenship.

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How to Stop Sepsis Through Training by Dr. Tina Schade Willis

Tina Schade Willis, MD, associate professor of pediatrics and anesthesiology, and associate director of UNC Institute for Healthcare Quality Improvement, discusses the success of Code Sepsis in this essay, which appeared in the most recent issue of Children's Hospitals Today, the quarterly magazine of the Children's Hospital Association.

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Professional Onsite Shoe Sale

Please visit the Children's Lobby, June 1 - 3 for Professional Onsite Shoe fundraising event.

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What ISD will not ask you in an email

Be careful when responding to email messages that appear to be from ISD. Thieves and hackers may sometimes send such emails asking you to "confirm," "verify" or "update" sensitive information. Learn more about how to protect yourself from such fraudulent messages.

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Dealing with Differences

Discover new ways to work with people from diverse backgrounds. Become aware of effective methods of communication that encourage respect and appreciation for our differences. Learn specific skills to deal with hurtful and distasteful comments.

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News from HR

Onsite visits from Sprint, Berkshire Manor West, Wells Fargo and Employees Benefits.

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Live WebEx Access Request Center (ARC) training classes

The Access Request Center (ARC) is the system we will use for requesting and approving access to Lawson, Epic@UNC, Business Objects/Universes and other UNC Health Care enterprise-wide applications. The ISD Identity and Access Management department is offering live WebEx Access Request Center (ARC) training classes.

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Show Your #KomenPink20

Show Your #KomenPink20

All employees are encouraged to participate in a special social media campaign in support of The Komen® Triangle Race for the Cure.

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FreedomPay funding transactions change effective June 1 at UNC Medical Center

Please be advised that effective June 1, 2016, FreedomPay funding transactions via credit card will be categorized by the Card Associations as a ‘Quasi-Cash’ instead of a ‘Miscellaneous Business’ transaction. As such, some banks and credit cards may recognize this type of transaction as a ‘Cash Advance’ and you may be subject to associated cash advance fees charged by your bank.

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Burn Survivors Celebrate at Special Camp in Wake Forest

Camp Celebrate is a camping experience designed specifically for young burn patients, most of whom have been treated at the North Carolina Jaycee Burn Center. The camp, which is currently in its 35th year, was recently featured on Time Warner Cable News.

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Preventing Patient Harm: Hospital-Acquired Pressure Ulcer Reduction

A recent Kaizen Event focused on preventing hospital-acquired pressure ulcers through collaboration of an inter-professional team.

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Children's author Ralph Hardy comes to UNC Medical Center

North Carolina author Ralph Hardy is coming to UNC Medical Center on Tuesday, June 14, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.

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Zumba@Work

Did you know the Women’s Health Information Center offers Zumba@Work for employees?

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Yoga@Work

Join us for Yoga@Work at the Women's Health Information Center!

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Weight Watchers

The Women’s Health Information Center hosts Weight Watchers for employees!

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Choosing and Using Child Care

Looking for information about day care? Choosing and Using Child Care is a workshop designed for all stages of parenthood.

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Lobby connector between Women’s and Neurosciences closed morning of May 26

On Thursday morning, May 26, the lobby connector that connects the Women’s and Neurosciences lobbies will be closed for approximately four hours so that the skylight may be replaced. The work will start at 7:30 a.m. and end at noon. The alternate route during this time will be the outside sidewalk that runs between the Women’s Hospital and Neurosciences Hospital or the back hallway. Signs with direction arrows will be placed to guide people around the work area.

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Pediatric Emergency Assessment, Recognition and Stabilization course

The Advanced Life Support Programs will offer a Pediatric Emergency Assessment, Recognition and Stabilization (PEARS) course on Aug. 1, 2016, from 8 a.m. until about 2 p.m.

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Last week for Clean In, Clean Out contests UNC Hospitals

The WHO Hand Hygiene Day and Clean In, Clean Out Feedback Contests run through end of May. Every employee who submits Clean In, Clean Out observations with feedback provided during the month of May will be entered into a drawing.

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