Oct. 4

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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UNC Senior Alliance ACO named one of the ACOs to know in 2018 by Becker’s Hospital Review

There are 649 ACOs across the U.S., according to the National Association of ACOs, including Medicare ACO program participants and independent ACOs. Around 12.3 million Medicare beneficiaries — 20 percent of all Medicare beneficiaries — participate in an ACO. UNC Senior Alliance was named one of the ‘144 ACOs to know | 2018’ by Becker’s Hospital Review. To see the full list, and read the article, click here.

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Center for Leadership Excellence Open Enrollment: Nov. 2 - 23

It's getting close to time for the UNC Center for Leadership Excellence Open Enrollment. You don't want to miss registering for the Compassionate or Diversity Leader program. Applications will be accepted from Nov. 2 - 23, 2018.

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Nursing Grand Rounds: Interpreting Graphic Data on the Dashboards

This nursing grand rounds session will provide a brief introduction to interpreting visual displays of data such as the clinical dashboards.

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RN and Allied Health Lecture– Understanding Oncology Drug Interactions

The narrow therapeutic index of oncology drugs makes understanding drug interactions critical for the safe and effective treatment of cancer patients. Small changes in the pharmacodynamics or pharmacokinetics of the drug can decrease efficacy or increase toxicity of the cancer drug potentially causing harm to patients during treatment. FREE CNE and ASRT continuing education credit (upon approval) for eligible participants.

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HR Server Maintenance

HR will update its servers between 4 – 5 p.m. Monday, Oct. 8. Applications that could be affected during that time include PREP, ORP, Metlaw, and TS:Access

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Discount Disney on Ice Tickets

Disney on Ice fans will love this year's performance which is adding high-flying acrobatics and unexpected stunts to their usual fantastic skating artistry.

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Benefits Open Enrollment is Now Open!

Employees must take action in order to retain 80/20 PPO (if desired), pay the lowest rate and receive health benefit special pay (if a non-smoker), and continue Flexible Spending Account benefits (annual re-enrollment required). Enrollment must be completed by Oct. 31.

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News from HR

Learn more about sessions from Fidelity at Hillsborough and from TIAA at UNC Medical Center.

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2018 UNC Oncology Excellence Awards Ceremony

The Annual Oncology Excellence Awards recognize oncology employees at UNC who demonstrate exceptional work and devotion to individuals with cancer, their families and to the oncology profession. Two oncology nurse and two allied health professionals or administrative team members have been selected by a diverse 13-member committee to be recognized and honored for their oncology service in 2018.

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Professional Compliance Has Released a New Edition of "POP News"

This edition discusses: proposed changes to evaluation and management (E/M) coding, billing and documentation; recent Office of Inspector General (OIG) and False Claims Act (FCA) activity; the Targeted Probe and Educate program; proposed changes to the Anti-Kickback Statute; and Epic@UNC tips for advance practice providers (APPs) and assistant surgeons.

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Carolina Care Highlight: Dr. Francisco Sylvester

Carolina Care Highlight: Dr. Francisco Sylvester

Our patient comment this week recognizes Francisco Sylvester, MD, in the department of pediatrics: "For this appointment, we saw Dr. Sylvester to start on the first loader dose of Humira. Honestly, moving to this medicine has been scary, but Dr. Sylvester has thoroughly answered my numerous questions in the office and through messages that I send through the portal..."

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UNC Global Passport Drive - Nov. 7 and 8

UNC Global will once again sponsor UNC's annual Passport Drive, November 7 and 8 from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. on the 4th floor of the FedEx Global Education Center. Each year, UNC Global hosts officials from the U.S. Department of State and a photographer to make first-time passport applications and renewals easy. This event is open to students, faculty and staff, as well as their families.

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WebEx Sign On Downtime

There will be a ​WebEx sign on downtime Oct. 21 at 9 p.m. Users will be unable to log in with their system credentials while a single sign on certificate is updated; this will take no more than an hour. Once the SSO is configured the users will have to login as usual using organization credentials. This will not impact ongoing meetings or users that are actively logged in at this time.

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Change to House Census logs

A change has been applied to the UNC Health Care System House Census Logs to include a tab for ED Waiting/Expected patients who are not yet bedded in the ED. This primarily impacts ADT Info Desk staff. See a screenshot.

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21 UNC Health Care nurses chosen as 'Great 100 Nurses of North Carolina'

The prestigious list recognizes registered nurses for their outstanding professional abilities and commitment to improving health care in their communities.

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Benefits Open Enrollment Help Sessions

Need help enrolling or just have questions? Visit a help session. Benefits staff will be available to assist you at locations all around the Triangle. Webinar sessions are also available; these will be recorded so that they may be available later. Find a schedule at this link.

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