Jan. 18

How to Organize Personal Preference List Sections That Are Now In Alphabetical Order

Personal preference list sections are now in alphabetical order in Epic@UNC, where in the past they were displayed in the order the user arranged them. This tip sheet explains a workaround to arrange the display order of the personal preference list.

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UNC Health Care Professional Compliance has released a new edition of "POP News"

This edition welcomes new staff and discusses the CMS Targeted Probe and Educate (TPE) program. 2018 updates to Medicare telehealth services, Office of Inspector General (OIG) findings concerning North Carolina Medicaid cost-sharing payments for professional medical services, and new guidance from the Medicare Administrative Contractor (MAC) concerning services by an assistant surgeon or assistant at surgery.

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Coming Soon: IRS Form 1095-C and 1095-B

In the coming weeks, you may receive one or two Federal income tax forms, Form 1095-C and Form 1095-B, with information about your health insurance coverage for 2017. It is not necessary for you to wait until you receive these forms to file your tax return. While the information on the forms may assist you in preparing your return, the forms are not required. More information here.

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New ‘MyApps’ portal now available; current Citrix site decommissioned Feb. 19

A new portal called ‘MyApps’ is now available to provide faster and more secure remote access to UNC Health Care applications via Citrix.

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FastPass (Epic@UNC Waitlist Auto-Management Tool) now live in UNC Medical Center Clinics

In an effort to increase access for our patients, a new scheduling tool called FastPass is now active at all UNC Medical Center clinics as of Tuesday, Jan. 16. FastPass is an automated tool that integrates with Epic@UNC to monitor open appointments and notify patients when an earlier appointment is available.

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SafetraceTx Blood Bank system downtime Wednesday morning, Jan. 24

There will be a 2-hour downtime required for system maintenance from 10 a.m. – noon on Wednesday, Jan. 24, for the SafetraceTx (Blood Bank) system.

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Adjustments to Nutrition and Food Services Retail Options

The following adjustments are being made in Nutrition and Food Service operations to ensure our support is focused on patient care.

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Achieve Complete Wellness with the Healthiest You Challenge

UNC Health Care is offering employees a chance to become healthy and exercise as part of a free, eight-week program presented by 97.9 FM WCHL and coordinated by the UNC Wellness Centers.

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First Psychiatric Nursing Conference at UNC Hospitals

Nurses in either psychiatric-mental health settings or in non-psychiatric settings as well as other professionals may find the conference interesting.

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Nursing Policy Updates - January 2018

Please read the full list of nursing policy updates at this links. The updates are effective January 2018.

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Nursing Grand Rounds: Quiet Time

One of the most frequent patient complaints is how noisy the hospital environment is. NRG this month presents "How to Implement Quiet Time on Your Unit: Lessons Learned on 3 West and 6 Bedtower."

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News from HR

Learn more about Fidelity representative sessions at UNC Hospitals, Morrisville and Hillsborough, as well as information about the upcoming Maternity Workshop.

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Effective Jan. 18, 2018, the Supply Chain Informatics department will start using the MySupport@UNC

This will include all general Lawson issues that you might send to the Lawson MMIS email Inbox, spreadsheets you would upload onto SharePoint, Lawson Vendor questions, for questions regarding Lawson vendors, and any questions for GHX/EDI Accounts.

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Steps to determine if an ABN applies to your department

Therapy Plans and Oncology Treatment Plans now trigger Advanced Beneficiary Notices (ABNs) for procedures (labs) and medications. These ABN’s are visible to every department; however, it may not be appropriate for a particular department to address an ABN from a therapy/ treatment plan. It is important that departments know how to determine if the ABN’s should be addressed. Click here to see how you can determine where the ABN came from, and, whether it applies to your department.

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