July 13

Pizza delivery at UNC Hospitals begins July 17

Nutrition and Food Services is excited to announce that starting on July 17, 2017, we will trial a new Pizza Delivery program at UNC Hospitals in Chapel Hill. The program will run Monday - Friday from 1 – 9 p.m. and will offer Overlook New York style pizza pies, garden salads and Caesar salads, along with a variety of 20 oz. bottle beverages.

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Inpatient Nurses, Periop Nurses, Respiratory Therapists: eLearning for ‘First-Dose Med Education’ now available

After Epic@UNC Go-Live #6, users will be able to document education given to a patient when a first dose of a new medication or infusion is administered. This new functionality, called ‘First-Dose Med Education,’ is detailed in an eLearning module now available in LMS.

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Scholarship Opportunity for Children of UNC Medical Center Employees

The UNC Volunteer Association is pleased to announce and sponsor the first annual Employee Family Scholarship program. Scholarships are available for award to children of full time UNC Medical Center employees who are entering or are enrolled in post-secondary education with the intent of entering a health care profession.

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SafetraceTx Blood Bank system downtime Wednesday morning, July 19

There will be a two-hour downtime required for system maintenance from 10 a.m. – Noon on Wednesday, July 19, for the SafetraceTx (Blood Bank) system. Details at this Intranet link.

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News from HR

Learn more about upcoming TIAA webinars, as well as representative sessions with TIAA and Fidelity.

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New Go-Live #6 video overviews now available

New videos detailing features specific to Epic@UNC coming with Go-Live #6 are now available for the following groups: inpatient, ambulatory, anesthesia, labs, cardiology, emergency department, and surgery services.

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Go-Live #6 Toolkit now available

A Go-Live #6 Toolkit is available on the Intranet with links to key information. This site will be updated regularly as new info becomes available.

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Ambulatory Providers and Support Staff: Updates to method of entering external results into Health Maintenance

Effective July 22 with Go-Live #6, the Quick Abstraction option (under Quick Navigators) and the HM Results Console (in an Abstract Encounter) are being removed from Epic@UNC in order to promote accurate clinical documentation of Health Maintenance procedures and labs done outside of the UNC Health Care System.

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Want to win a Fitbit? Tell us about your UNC My Chart experience

Congratulations to Val Smith in Outpatient Care Services at UNC Medical Center who won a Fitbit Charge 2 Heart Rate + Fitness Wristband for telling us about her My UNC Chart experience. We have two more Fitbits to give away, so be sure to tell us about your experience and you could win like Val.

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Schedule of UNC PIM's Mindfulness Courses for Fall 2017

The UNC Mindfulness-based Program for Stress and Pain Management offers training in meditation and mind-body awareness that will teach you how to slow down, set priorities and stay calm, focused and relaxed, and meet life’s challenges.

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UNC Health Care implementing 'No Show and Late Cancellation' policy

UNC Health Care is implementing a system-wide 'No Show and Late Cancellation' policy in its outpatient clinics and services. Beginning Aug. 15, if a patient misses his/her appointment and does not notify the outpatient clinic/service, the patient will receive a 'no-show' letter to remind them of our policy and provide information about cancelling and rescheduling appointments.

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