As a UNC Health Care employee, you have access to the Skillsoft eLearning Library via LMS. Skillsoft is a continuing development resource that includes more than 7,000 online courses, 65,000 videos and 46,000 books on various business and IT topics.
It is very important that employees do not download (or open) files from their personal email onto UNC Health Care computers.
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. View updates in the 2016 BPA at this Intranet link.
Find out more about onsite visits from Fidelity.
Please read these important Nursing Policy Updates effective September 2016.
The class, titled “Introduction to your LGBT Patients,” promotes equitable and inclusive care for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender patients and their families. It also supports UNC Health Care’s commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion.
On Wednesday, Sept. 14, inpatient nurses will see changes to SBAR Handoff Report - the updated report will use current documentation to populate up-to-date clinical information. View a screenshot at this Intranet link.
Staff using Vocera at UNC Hospitals’ Chapel Hill and Hillsborough Campuses can now use the command ‘Call Emergency’ through either the Vocera badge or iPhone app when needing to call a Rapid Response, Code Medic, Code Blue, or any other emergency.
Starting Sept 27, Weight Watchers for Employees will meet on Tuesdays from 12:30 - 1 p.m.
Sign up for Kilometer for the Kids on behalf of the Carolina for the Kids Foundation, the largest student-run, nonprofit fundraising organization in North Carolina. You can run a one-mile fun run or a 5K!
The UNC Health Care Privacy Office has created a new privacy incident intake process for UNC Medical Center and UNC Physicians Network. All employees should submit reports of privacy incidents via email through this new process.
Effective Sept. 8, 2016, serum samples that test positive for HCV antibody (LAB868) will be automatically reflexed to HCV viral load testing.
On Friday, Sept. 9, the University of Washington named Brian P. Goldstein, MD, MBA, as Chief Health System Officer for UW Medicine and Vice President for Medical Affairs.
On Sept. 12, Tom Cantwell joined UNC Health Care as System Executive Director, Total Rewards & Systems, reporting to Bill Rotella, System Vice President, Human Resources.
UNC Health Care recently cut the ribbon to Chatham County’s first inpatient hospice facility and one of the first places to open in the planned Chatham Park development.
Patient education is an important aspect of patient care. This tip sheet shows you how to see what education a patient has received in other hospitalizations or in the clinic.
There planned SafetraceTx (Blood Bank) system downtime from 10 a.m. – noon on Wednesday, Sept. 21 has been CANCELLED.