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All Employees Must be Flu Compliant by Monday, Nov. 12

Occupational Health Services will provide influenza vaccine to UNC Medical Center personnel beginning on Monday, September 10. All UNC Medical Center staff must be flu vaccine compliant by 8 a.m. on Monday, Nov. 12 as a condition of employment. You may find more details about our flu vaccination compliance program here.

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Waitlist/Fast Pass Training via Webex Week of Oct. 29

Wait List management and Fast Pass improve patient satisfaction through the provision of timely care, and increases provider utilization by filling open appointment slots that would otherwise go unfilled. In an effort to support staff and provide you with the information needed to use these tools effectively, we are offering 3 training sessions during the week of Oct. 29. Front Desk, Schedulers, and Clinic Supervisors are encouraged to attend one of these sessions.

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Manning Drive Closure Scheduled for Nov. 9-12

Manning Drive Closure Scheduled for Nov. 9-12

Manning Drive will be closed to through traffic the weekends of Nov. 9-12 for the removal of the pedestrian bridge connecting the Cardinal Parking Deck, Tarrson Hall and West Drive. During the weekend Nov. 9, Manning Drive will be closed between South Columbia Street and East Drive from 8 p.m. Friday through 6 a.m. Monday. Traffic will be detoured along Mason Farm Road and East Drive. Pedestrians should remain alert to traffic changes and follow designated pedestrian detours.

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Changes coming this fall to WebEx, Teleprescence services

Starting this fall, users will see several changes the WebEX and Teleprescence software across UNC Health Care - view details and screenshots at this Intranet link.

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State Employees Combined Campaign has begun

The UNC family has a long tradition of giving back to the community. Each year our employees support hundreds of charities through the State Employee Combined Campaign (SECC). This year the SECC is open until Friday, Nov. 16.

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Halloween on Franklin Street: Wednesday, Oct. 31, 2018

The Town of Chapel Hill is finalizing preparations for what is anticipated to be a large crowd on Franklin Street for Halloween. Please allow extra time for increased traffic if you are traveling to or from the hospital on the evening of Halloween. More information may be found at this link.

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Benefit Open Enrollment Ends Oct. 31

As of Oct. 23, over 3100 employees still need to take action for open enrollment. Please don’t miss the absolute deadline of Oct. 31, or you will be unhappy with your benefit elections for all of 2019. Visit this site for all the details, and dates/locations of our remaining help sessions.

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Outpatient Services & ISD Registration/Scheduling Training WebEx: Nov. 1 at Noon

The monthly Outpatient Services and ISD Registration/Scheduling WebEx will occur at noon on Thursday, Nov. 1, and will review Patient Preferred Name, MSPQ Employment Options, Canceled & No-Show Follow-Up Reports, and EOD status.

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Inpatient Nurses, Providers: Wound VAC orders renamed to 'Negative Pressure Wound Therapy'

Effective Thursday, Nov. 1, the "Wound VAC" orders in Epic@UNC will be remaned to “Negative Pressure Wound Therapy” as Wound VAC is a brand name and not the actual procedure itself. View details and a screenshot.

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REMINDER: Invest 5 minutes in Yourself by participating in Well-Being Index

Yesterday, you should have received an email invite to participate in the Well-Being Index from no-reply@mywellbeingindex.org with the subject line of “You're Invited to the UNC HCS and SOM Well-Being Index.” Please take five minutes to register and complete the 9-question assessment of your stress and well-being. View details.

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News from HR

Learn more about tools, webinars and representative session at Wakebrook and Hillsborough, as well as TIAA webinars and the upcoming maternity workshop.

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2018 Adopt a Family Program Information and Application

​Volunteer Services and Human Resources are partnering this holiday season to once again offer our Adopt-A-Family program. The program, which has become a tradition at UNC Hospitals, helps state employees who are struggling financially or have recently suffered a tragic event. The deadline to nominate an employee and for teams to express interest in participation is Nov. 9

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Updates for the UNC Health Care HIPAA Program: New HIPAA Privacy Policies, New Intranet Website, Updated Resources

​The UNC Health Care System Privacy Policies have recently been revised and there is one significant policy change to highlight: Employees may no longer access their own medical record or records of their friends and family in Epic@UNC for personal reasons. View details and resources at this Intranet link.

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