Occupational Health Services (OHS) will provide influenza vaccine to UNC Medical Center employees through Dec. 2, at which time employees will be expected to be flu compliant.
We are excited to receive your poster abstracts for the 2017 UNC Medical Center Nursing Conference, "Quality and Research: Driving Excellence in Patient Care."
Did you know the Women’s Health Information Center offers Zumba@Work for employees?
Come relax and free yourself from stress at the Women's Health Information Center.
Did you know that the Women's Health Information Center hosts Weight Watchers meetings for employees? Come for a free meeting and enjoy your special rate!
Onsite visits from Employee Benefits and Fidelity.
On Thursday, Sept. 1, Flu vaccines will become available to order in Epic@UNC and administration to patients can begin. Beginning Wednesday, Sept. 21, caregivers will begin seeing a ‘Best Practice Advisory’ (BPA) in Epic@UNC to ensure that we screen all appropriate patients who should receive a flu vaccine.
On Wednesday, Sept. 7, a new row option will be added to the Post Fall Assessment for the Inpatient Rehab Units to document “intercepted fall” as required by CMS. While all hospitals will see this new option, it should only be used on the Inpatient Rehab Units at UNC Medical Center and High Point Regional Hospital.
A team from Epic will be at Eastowne, UNC REX, and High Point Regional on Wednesday, Sept. 14, to conduct usability testing. Physicians and nurses with 3+ months experience using Epic@UNC have the opportunity to try out in-progress development and give feedback to help shape future development.
Registration is open for the annual Commitment to Caring Quality Expo that will be held on Oct. 20 – 21 from 11 a.m. – 3 p.m. in the lobbies of the Children’s and Women’s Hospitals. This year’s theme is: Quality Driven. Poster registration is currently open and will stay open until Monday, Sept. 12, and your completed posters are due by Friday, Sept. 30.
On Sept. 13, from 1 - 4 p.m. in Cancer Conference Room #1, UNC Hospitals Adult and Pediatric care disciplines will share their improvement efforts towards Sepsis recognition and treatment practices. All are invited to attend. CEUs have been requested through UNC Nursing Practice and Professional Development. There will be food and giveaways! Please review the agenda for the event -- we look forward to seeing you!
UNC Hospitals, Carolina Athletics, and the Kenan-Flagler Business School are joining forces to sponsor the 8th Annual Jason Ray Foundation Charity Dinner & Auction at the Carolina Club on the University of North Carolina Campus in Chapel Hill, N.C., on Sept. 18. The #1 charity event in golf, the Liberty Mutual Invitational, announced it will again partner with the Jason Ray Foundation as title sponsor for the 8th Annual Jason Ray/Liberty Mutual Golf Invitational on Monday, Sept. 19.
We all have a story to share. The ‘Faces of UNC Health Care’ gallery, which is now on display 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. Join us at the gallery for our opening on Friday, Sept. 16, from 3 - 4 p.m.