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ISD teams move to UNC Health Care’s Morrisville campus beginning Friday, Jan. 27

UNC Health Care’s ISD teams will begin moving to the 1025 Think Place address Jan. 27. The timeline is outlined on this page.

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New image viewer in Epic@UNC for UNC Medical Center images

At 8 p.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 1, 2017, the Epic@UNC image hyperlinks at UNC Medical Center will transition from Impax to UNC Health Care's new viewer, called NIL. The NIL viewer offers the same Epic@UNC-based image accessibility and tool sets as Impax.

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Longitudinal Plan of Care accessible for all providers/staff

All Epic@UNC users can now access the outpatient Longitudinal Plan of Care (LPOC) for each patient. The LPOC is automatically-generated based on data already in the patient's chart and includes a summary of the patient's care, goals, and past/future encounters, the patient’s care team, etc.

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Providers: 'Progress' note type set to auto-populate

Effective immediately, the “Progress” note type is now set to auto-populate for all physicians when creating a new note within the 'Progress' tab of the 'Notes' activity. The OB Triage note type, which was creating an issue, has been removed from the 'Progress' notes tab.

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Hospital Compliance Newsletter now available

Audit, Compliance and Privacy Services has released a new edition of Compliance Now, a publication from Hospital Compliance.

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News from HR

Learn more about the upcoming Maternity Workshop and upcoming site visits from CAPTRUST, Fidelity and Prudential.

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Ambulatory providers: Chart Review Optimization Bundle #2 coming Feb. 1

On Wednesday, Feb. 1, Epic@UNC users will see several Chart Review updates in Epic@UNC. These updates are part of the second ‘Chart Review Optimization Bundle’ developed by an Epic@UNC Chart Review Task Force.

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SharePoint 2013 downtime evening of Jan. 27

There is a scheduled downtime on Friday, Jan. 27, from 6 to 6:30 p.m. for the SharePoint 2013 environment.

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Changes to the Myeloid Mutation Panel

Effective Feb. 1, the Molecular Genetics Laboratory is adding additional genes for analysis to the Myeloid Mutation Panel.

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Lab Memo - Molecular Testing by NextGeneration Sequencing for mutations associated with Primary Ciliary Dyskinesia

Effective immediately, the UNC Hospitals Molecular Genetics Laboratory performs DNA sequencing of 35 genes associated with primary ciliary dyskinesia (PCD) and an additional two genes associated with conditions that present similarly to PCD. Please read entire memo.

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Help us avoid Ransomware/Viruses: Don’t open links, attachments from unfamiliar sources

A Cancer Center in Indiana is the most recent medical provider to have its data hacked, encrypted, and then held for ransom. Please follow these tips for helping keep our patients' data, and UNC Health Care's information, safe and secure.

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UNC Medical Center 2017 Multicultural Fair

The event will feature music, vendors and food samples, as well as exhibits created by UNC Medical Center Employees. Vote for your favorite exhibit and receive a door prize!

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Volunteer Services needs your books

Please consider donating your newer hardback and paperback books -- recent fiction and nonfiction -- to the Volunteer Services Lending Library at UNC Hospitals. Volunteer Services relies on your donations for our patients, staff, and visitors.

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Surgeons: Two OpTime improvements coming Feb. 1

The Epic@UNC Optime team will implement two changes for surgeons on Wednesday, Feb. 1.

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UNC men's basketball home games Jan. 26 and Jan. 31

UNC men's basketball plays home games against Virginia Tech at 8 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 26, and against Pittsburgh at 7 p.m. Monday, Jan. 31. Expect delays going to and coming from UNC Hospitals and the School of Medicine.

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HR teams move to UNC Health Care’s Morrisville campus beginning Friday, Jan. 27

To help UNC Health Care system shared services teams, like ISD and Human Resources, work more collaboratively in order to better serve our customers, UNC Health Care has leased space in two Morrisville buildings: 1025 Think Place and 5221 Paramount Parkway. Both buildings are located next to each other in the same office park. Human Resources teams will begin moving to the UNC Health Care’s Morrisville campus in January. Please read the timeline for move.

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Workers instructed to use containment booths in construction areas of high-risk patients

Construction, renovation and improvement projects are in full-swing at UNC Hospitals. Removing ceiling tiles in patient care areas increases the risk of infection with fungal spores by immunocompromised patients. Hospital Epidemiology has identified areas with patients who are at highest risk. In these areas, workers will be instructed to use containment booths.

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2017 Elaine M. Hill Award for Distinguished Volunteer Service

Nominations are now being accepted for the 2017 Elaine M. Hill Award for Distinguished Volunteer Service.

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HR, ISD teams move to UNC Health Care's Morrisville campus beginning Friday, Jan. 27

To help UNC Health Care system shared services teams, like ISD and Human Resources, work more collaboratively in order to better serve our customers, UNC Health Care has leased space in two Morrisville buildings: 1025 Think Place and 5221 Paramount Parkway. Both buildings are located next to each other in the same office park. HR and ISD teams will begin moving to UNC Health Care’s Morrisville campus in January.

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