May 18

New version of General Consent for Treatment

Effective May 18, 2017, a new version of the General Consent for Treatment (GCT) for all UNC Health Care system entities and affiliates will replace all previous versions. All hard copies of the previous version should be shredded and replaced with the current version on May 18, 2017.

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Code Medic overhead emergency calls will end May 19

Beginning May 19, Code Medic overhead emergency calls will end at the UNC Medical Center. The code medic team will now receive their calls via their Vocera device. If you need to call a Code Medic, please use the emergency line (4-4111) or use the “call emergency” command on your Vocera device.

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OWASA adjusts water treatment process – Water is safe to drink/use

The Orange Water and Sewer Authority (OWASA) said Tuesday, May 16, that it is adjusting the water treatment process to minimize taste and odor in drinking water. The water is safe to drink, though an earthy taste and odor may be present temporarily.

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2017 Research Day and Nathan A. Womack Surgical Society Meeting

The event's keynote speaker will be Adil Haider, MD, MPH, Kessler Director of the Center for Surgery and Public Health at Brigham and Women's Hospital, whose talk is entitled "Healthcare Outcomes: Should What You Look Like or Who You Love Matter?"

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SharePoint downtime evening of May 24

There is a scheduled downtime on Wednesday, May 24, from 6 - 7 p.m. for the SharePoint 2013 environment

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Battling Sepsis with Big Data

Fighting sepsis is one of the most common and challenging problems facing hospitals. Members of the UNC Health Care ISD team have been working hard to ensure that Epic@UNC is equipped with the best tools possible to help providers identify and treat this deadly infection.

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Update on ‘WannaCry’ ransomware threat

The ‘WannaCry’ virus is still a threat to UNC Health Care. ISD is continuing to release the latest security patches to workstations and servers running Microsoft operating systems, so users should still expect some disruptions in service as we continue through this defense activity.

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Free Hearing Screenings

The UNC Audiology Department is offering free hearing screenings to UNC employees on Wednesday, May 31, from 2 – 4 p.m.

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Now Live: MySupport@UNC is the new source for your IT needs

The new ‘MySupport@UNC’ system is now available with the goal of delivering a simple, one-stop source for your IT issues and needs.

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REMINDER: Planned Epic@UNC Downtime May 21

There is a planned Epic@UNC downtime scheduled from 1 - 2 a.m. Sunday morning, May 21.

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News from HR

Learn more about information sessions from Prudential and Fidelity, including Fidelity representative sessions in Morrisville.

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