May 3

Carolina Care Excellence Highlight: Dr. Margaret Rose Helton

Carolina Care Excellence Highlight: Dr. Margaret Rose Helton

Our patient comment this week recognizes Dr. Margaret Rose Helton in the Department of Family Medicine: "Dr. Helton is a great Physician and always goes above and beyond my expectations as a healthcare provider..."

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Nursing Education Needs Survey extended to May 9, 2018

Thanks to all of you who have completed the nursing education needs survey. The deadline to participate has been extended until May 9. The survey is anonymous and all opinions, suggestions, and ideas are welcome. Your opinion is important. Please share it!

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Home Health and Hospice Referrals now in Workqueues

Home Health and Hospice is now live in Epic@UNC! Following this Go-Live, ordering departments will begin seeing Home Health and Hospice EXTERNAL, CARE COORDINATION or STAT/URGENT referrals in their ‘To Be Reviewed’ workqueue.

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It’s not too late to become a walker for the Komen Race for the Cure

UNC Health Care and UNC REX Healthcare are looking for walkers for The Susan G. Komen North Carolina Triangle to the Coast Race for the Cure. Click here to register for the UNC Medical Center or UNC REX Healthcare teams, or you can sign up to “sleep in for the cure.”

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Neurosciences Visitor Elevator Lobby Refurbishment

As part of the Neurosciences Visitor Elevator Lobby Refurbishment Project, the Neurosciences Visitor Elevators (P1, P2, P3 and P4) will not stop on the floors 3rd, 4th, 5th and 6th floors on the dates listed here.

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Total Rewards Statements Coming in May

UNC Health Care Human Resources is pleased to announce that 2017 Total Rewards Statements have been created for UNC Health Care employees. The Total Rewards Statement details the amount of regular pay an employee receives in addition to the value of the benefits that UNC Health Care makes available to employees and their families.

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Visit Reminders now going out for Lab Visits!

In response to your requests and to help ensure patients keep all of their appointments, we’ll begin sending text and phone reminders for lab visits on May 7.

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News from HR

Learn more about webinars and representative session from TIAA, as well as Prudential sessions in Morrisville

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New Opportunity to Receive American Board of Family Medicine Performance Improvement Credit for Teaching

UNC-Chapel Hill has been selected to pilot a program that offers ABFM Performance Improvement Credit (MOC Part IV) for the teaching of medical students, residents, and fellows.

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Attention S1 Permit Holders: Information for UNC Move-Out and Commencement

Another semester is winding down as part of that spring tradition, student move-out is upon us. Find more information here about how this will affect parking lot access during this period.

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Center for Leadership Excellence WebEx Information Sessions

There will be 2 WebEx's held on Tuesday, May 8. (8 - 9 a.m. and 2 - 3 p.m.). If you would like more information, please join one of the scheduled WebEx's that will be held. Great opportunity to get your questions answered about the Compassionate and Diversity Certificate programs. These are sponsored by the Center for Leadership Excellence through Learning & Organizational Development!

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Tip Sheet: How to help veterans opt-in to sharing their VA patient records

Many veterans receive care at UNC Health Care. Though we have an information exchange already in place with the US Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), the VA cannot share health information unless a veteran-signed authorization form (VA Form 10-0484) is on file with the VA. View the steps to help a veteran complete form 10-0484 in this Tip Sheet.​​

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Inpatient Providers: Active Orders Index Report to only pull in inpatient medications starting May 8

To reduce confusion, starting Tuesday, May 8, the 'Current Scheduled Medications,' 'Current Continuous Medications' and Current PRN Medications' in the Active Orders Index Report will only pull in INPATIENT medications regardless of when med reconciliation is done.

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WES Coordinator Training Recap

UNC Health Care employees will again have the opportunity to participate in the annual Workforce Engagement Survey (WES) which will take place from May 14 – June 4 and WES Coordinators will be assisting with the process. WES coordinators have proven to increase enthusiasm for and participation in the survey.

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Workforce Engagement Survey FAQs

The Workforce Engagement Survey (WES) will begin in less than two weeks. Look for an email from ‘Press Ganey on Behalf of UNC Medical Center’ with the subject line “UNC Medical Center 2018 Workforce Engagement Survey (WES).” Have questions about the survey? What to expect? How the information is used? Learn more about the WES with this FAQ.

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