April 27

Equal Employment Opportunity and Diversity Fundamentals Training

All newly hired/promoted managers and supervisors are required to take the Equal Employment Opportunity and Diversity Fundamentals (EEODF) training. If you have already completed the Equal Employment Opportunity Institute (EEOI), you do not need to register for EEODF.

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Major benefits changes to State Health Plan effective Jan. 1, 2018

At a March meeting of the Board of Trustees for the State Health Plan, several major changes were approved that will affect UNC Medical Center employee’s health benefits. The Benefits office wants to make you aware of what we know at this point, so that you can start to plan accordingly for 2018 medical expenses.

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Nursing Grand Rounds: The Behavioral Response Team

This nursing Grand Rounds presentation by Anna Soloway, Adam Super and Paul Perryman will describe the composition and function of the Behavioral Response Team (BRT) focusing on the nursing perspective.

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New location for Nursing Grand Rounds

Beginning May 12, 2017, Nursing Grand Rounds will be moving to the Ortho Classroom on 5 Bedtower.

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Update to Specimen Source and Specimen Type in Lab Orders

Beginning May 15, the specimen source types for Microbiology and Molecular Microbiology orders will be limited to lab acceptable selections. If your order set or preference list is defaulted with a selection that is no longer available, you will need to update your order default.

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New “Patient on Comfort Care” option available May 3

When a patient is on comfort care and we are no longer providing specific care related to some of the patient’s medical problems, it is appropriate to resolve care plans and education for those medical problems.

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Nursing Policy Updates - April 2017

Please read these important Nursing Policy Updates effective April 2017.

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Temporary visitor restrictions on children under 12 lifted April 25 at UNC Hospitals

Due to a decrease in the number of influenza cases, visitor restrictions for inpatient areas and waiting rooms at UNC Hospitals (Chapel Hill and Hillsborough) ended on Tuesday, April 25, 2017.

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News from HR

Learn more about the upcoming the maternity workshop, plus information about onsite visits from Fidelity and TIAA.

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Learning Made Simple (LMS) downtime scheduled this weekend

LMS will be down for updates this weekend beginning at 9 p.m. Friday, April 28, through 3 a.m. Saturday, April 29, 2017.

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Online platform offers a way to support nurses during National Nurses Week

UNC Medical Center and the UNC School of Nursing are celebrating Nurses Week with a campaign to support both the nurses of today and the nurses of tomorrow.

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PTO Leave Sell Back Program May 1 - June 1

UNC Medical Center offers Paid Time Off (PTO) sell-back election periods quarterly to employees. To be eligible for the sell-back options, employees must have at least 88 hours of PTO available. More information is available at this intranet link.

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Operation Medicine Drop

Operation Medicine Drop is program that allows anyone to dispose of unused, expired or unwanted prescription and over-the-counter medications safely and anonymously.

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Global Address List now available through Outlook

In late 2016, a new Global Address List in Microsoft Outlook was created to create a shared directory across the UNC School of Medicine and UNC Health Care. We encourage everyone to use the directory in Outlook to find the best address to use when sending an email or a meeting invite.

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Introducing MySupport@UNC – Coming May 24

Introducing MySupport@UNC – Coming May 24

ISD values your feedback and is pleased to announce that ISD Assistance (the online HEAT Cloud self-service system) will be replaced by ‘MySupport@UNC’ on Wednesday, May 24 (the originally announced date was May 17), with the goal of delivering a simple, easy-to-use support solution for your IT issues and needs.

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Now Live! - UNC Health Care Clinical Decision Support repository

An initial sampling of system-approved Clinical Decision Support (CDS) documents is now available for all to view in Epic@UNC and in an online repository. Initial CDS documents include 'Antithrombotic Therapies Prior to Radiologic Procedures' and a selection of Pediatric and Emergency Medicine Pathways.

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Planned Lawson downtime April 29

There is a planned Lawson downtime scheduled from 1 - 5 p.m. on Saturday, April 29. Lawson will be unavailable for all entities during this time.

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UNC Health Care nursing teams honored with inaugural Hurst Gold Standard Award

Nursing staff from hospitals across the UNC Health Care System received the award, which recognizes outstanding achievement on performance measures that directly impact patient experience.

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