Sept. 15

Skillsoft e-Learning Library available for UNC Health Care employees

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.

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Small download from personal email can turn into a BIG problem

It is very important that employees do not download (or open) files from their personal email onto UNC Health Care computers.

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Inpatient staff: 2016 Flu ‘Best Practice Advisory’ coming Sept. 21

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.

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News from HR

Find out more about onsite visits from Fidelity.

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Nursing Policy Updates - September 2016

Please read these important Nursing Policy Updates effective September 2016.

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Free Onsite LGBT Patient-Centered Care Continuing Medical Education Class

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.

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Inpatient Nurses: Changes to the SBAR Handoff Report Sept. 14

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.

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Vocera Users: Use ‘Call Emergency’ command to call Code/Emergency calls

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.

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Weight Watchers for Employees has a new meeting day

Starting Sept 27, Weight Watchers for Employees will meet on Tuesdays from 12:30 - 1 p.m.

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Kilometers for the Kids

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!

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New Privacy Incident Reporting Process

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.

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McLendon Lab Memo: Micro #168 – HCV Reflex Test

Effective Sept. 8, 2016, serum samples that test positive for HCV antibody (LAB868) will be automatically reflexed to HCV viral load testing.

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Goldstein appointed Chief Health System Officer for University of Washington Medicine

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.

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Cantwell joins UNC Health Care as System Executive Director, Total Rewards & Systems

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.

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UNC Health Care dedicates new hospice facility

UNC Health Care dedicates new hospice facility

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.

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Patient Education across the continuum in Epic@UNC

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.

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CANCELLED SafetraceTx Blood Bank system downtime

There planned SafetraceTx (Blood Bank) system downtime from 10 a.m. – noon on Wednesday, Sept. 21 has been CANCELLED.

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