June 8

Patients to begin receiving text message appointment reminders on June 27

On June 27, patients at UNC Health Care locations using Epic@UNC who list a cell phone number as their preferred number will begin receiving appointment reminders via text message. Currently, patients receive an automated phone call to their primary number (landline or mobile) two days prior to a scheduled appointment.

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LMS downtime scheduled this weekend

LMS will be down for updates this weekend beginning at 10 p.m. Friday, June 9, through 6 a.m. Saturday, June 10, 2017.

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Introducing ‘NC HealthConnex’ – a rebranded North Carolina Health Information Exchange

Please view details about the rebranded North Carolina Health Information Exchange, which is now known as 'NC HealthConnex.' This data is available in Epic@UNC via CareEverywhere and will be labeled as “NC HealthConnex (formerly NCHIE).”

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Drinking water continues to be safe; OWASA taking action to resolve taste and odor

OWASA said Thursday that its drinking water continues to be safe, and the utility has taken additional actions to resolve taste and odor in the water. The taste and odor result from algae in the Cane Creek Reservoir and University Lake. OWASA’s treatment process removes algae from drinking water, but some organic compounds may remain and may cause earthy or musty taste and odor. Find more information at this link.

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What's Coming with Go-Live #6?: Get a head start on visits with Pre-Charting

Starting July 22 with Go-Live #6, ambulatory providers will be able to get a head start on appointments with Pre-Charting.

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What’s Coming with Go-Live #6?: All-inclusive Order Search

Starting July 22, inpatient providers will see a new all-inclusive Order Search - you will be able to search for Orders, Order Panels, and Order Sets from the same search box.

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Parking and Photo ID Office Closed for Meeting

The Hospital Parking & Photo ID Office will be closed on Tuesday June 13, from noon – 2 p.m. for its monthly departmental meeting.

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News from HR

Learn more about onsite visits from Fidelity, TIAA, and Prudential, as well as TIAA webinar sessions.

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2017-2018 IHQI Improvement Scholars Announced

The UNC Institute for Healthcare Quality Improvement (IHQI) is pleased to announce six projects will be supported in the fourth year of IHQI's Improvement Scholars Program (formerly IHQI Seed Grant Program).

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Share your feedback on how we communicate with you

UNC Health Care is conducting an assessment of how we communicate with employees across the health system. This is your chance to tell us what information you want, and how you prefer to receive that information. We will use your feedback to improve our communications efforts. Please take this short online survey about internal communications by June 23. The survey is completely anonymous, and we value your feedback.

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