Aug. 23

PTO Sell Back Period ends Aug. 25

UNC Medical Center next Paid Time Off (PTO) sell-back election period to employees is Aug. 1 to Aug. 25. To be eligible for the sell-back options, employees must have at least 88 hours of PTO available.

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2018 Triangle Heart Walk Needs YOU!

Teams and Walkers needed for the 2018 Triangle Heart Walk

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UNC Wellness Centers offers weight loss classes

The Weigh To Wellness is an 8-week weight loss class that combines nutrition education with exercise.

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Complete FY18 Self-Evaluations Today

The performance review process is underway. By now you should have completed your self-assessment and peer reviews (if applicable). If you have not completed your assessment, please do so no later than August 30 so your manager may complete your performance review. Learn more.

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WebEx Basics Class

This class will cover the best practices and the basics of setting-up and joining a WebEx meeting and will include time at the end for additional questions.

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Are you prepared in case of an unplanned Epic@UNC Downtime?

Please review the file at this link to ensure you are prepared in case of an unplanned Epic@UNC downtime and know how to access downtime resources and your BCA (Business Continuity Access) PCs or BCAWeb.

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Cardiology tab in chart review renamed to 'Heart/Vasc' on Aug. 28

​On Tuesday, Aug. 28, the 'Cardiology' tab in chart review will be renamed to 'Heart/Vasc.' View details and a screenshot.

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Use Epic@UNC? We need your feedback in this short survey

Thanks to the more than 550 providers and team members who have taken the short Epic@UNC user survey so far. If you haven't yet taken the survey, please take 5 - 10 minutes to share your feedback at this link to ensure our integrated Well-Being team and ISD have the best feedback as they prioritize efforts to improve Epic@UNC.

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Post-Op Order Sets updated Aug. 28 for multiple specialties

Representatives from Surgery, cardiology and Anesthesia have worked together in consultation with the Legal Department to revise the patient code status in the OR as reflected on the patient header. The next phase of this project will take place on Tuesday, Aug. 28, with updates to Post-Op Order Sets for multiple specialties. ​

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Outpatient Nursing Staff: Completed Patient Questionnaires to show up in Nursing Pools

Beginning Friday, Aug. 31, questionnaires completed by patients prior to their visit will be available in the clinic nursing pool upon submission by the patient. View details.

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Use downtime scanning for Blood Administration until further notice

We are experiencing intermittent issues with the SafetraceTx Blood Bank system at UNC Medical Center. ISD and the vendor are working on the issue, but in the meantime, use downtime scanning for blood administration. View details and screenshots.

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Improvements to Lab Results view in Chart Review coming Sept. 4

Starting Tuesday, Sept. 4, clinicians will see a number of improvements to the Lab Results view in Chart Review. View the list of enhancements​ and a screenshot of the new view below:

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Nurse Residents Present Leadership Projects

Six projects will be presented by the nurses in 2017 Cohort D of the UNC Medical Center Nurse Residency Program.

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Muse System Downtime Wednesday, Sept. 5

Muse will be upgraded Wednesday, Sept. 5 and will be unavailable from 2 – 6 a.m. Please begin logging out of Muse at 1:45 a.m. During the downtime Muse will be inaccessible and EKGs performed during the downtime will need to be transmitted after 6 a.m.

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Ronald McDonald House of Chapel Hill's 28th Annual "A Tasteful Affair"

Join us for the tasting event of the season at the Ronald McDonald House of Chapel Hill’s 28th annual "A Tasteful Affair" on Sunday, October 7, from 6 - 8 p.m. in The Blue Zone at Kenan Stadium.

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UNC Tobacco Treatment Program Success Story: Rosalind Roberts

UNC Tobacco Treatment Program Success Story: Rosalind Roberts

After reading an article about the UNC Tobacco Treatment Program in Employee News Online, Rosalind Roberts decided to reach out to get help becoming tobacco-free, so she could remain healthy and continue enjoying time with her family.

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TSERS Total Retirement Planning Conference

This conference will provide an orientation for new members, pre-retirement planning information for members closer to retirement, and educational information for personnel officers and others who handle retirement matters.

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Mobile App for Benefit Enrollment is Here!

Our benefit enrollment vendor now has a new mobile app to let you manage your benefits under the State Health Plan and NCFlex anytime, anywhere from your personal mobile device. Click here to learn more and download now.

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News from HR

Learn more about individual sessions from CAPTRUST, TIAA and Fidelity as well as a webinar from Fidelity.

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2018 Dimensions of Diversity Conference

Please join us for the 2018 Dimensions of Diversity Conference: Inequities in Healthcare: Breaking Down Barriers - Friday October 12, 2018, Morrisville Conference Center.

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Carolina Care Highlight: Dr. J. Madison Clark

Carolina Care Highlight: Dr. J. Madison Clark

Our Carolina Care Highlight this week recognizes Dr. J. Madison Clark from the department of otolaryngology/head and neck surgery. Here's what one of Dr. Clark's patients had to say: "Dr. Clark is one of the finest physicians I have ever seen. His attention to detail, listening ear to my concerns and ability to quickly see the treatment required and explain the course of treatment in ways I can understand set him far above 900% of the doctors I have seen in my 64 years of life...".

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