Aug. 15

PTO Leave Sell Back Program Period August 1 – August 22

UNC Medical Center will offer Paid Time Off (PTO) sell-back election periods quarterly to employees. To be eligible for the sell-back options, employees must have at least 88 hours of PTO available. Employees are eligible to automatically receive a sell-back based on their election of 25%, 50%, 75% or 100% of all hours over 80 with a minimum of eight hours required for distribution. Find more details at this link.

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UNC Wellness Centers Offer Weight Loss Classes

Eight-week weight loss classes offered at the UNC Wellness Center at Meadowmont. Learn about healthy eating, exercise, and lifestyle change.

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6th Annual Run For Resilience Ostomy 5k Run/Walk

Sign up for the 6th Annual Run For Resilience Ostomy 5k race on Oct. 12 at 8 a.m. on the American Tobacco Trail.

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Drop-In Portrait Session for School of Medicine Faculty and UNC Health Care APPs

We will be offering a free drop-in photography session for UNC School of Medicine faculty members and UNC Health Care advanced practice providers (AuDs, CRNAs, CNMs, CNSs, CPPs, LCSWs, NPs, OTs, PTs, PAs and SLPs) only in October. Non-faculty advanced practice providers must provide direct, clinical patient care in the outpatient setting in order to be photographed.

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IHQI Speaker Series: Future Quality Directions from CMS

IHQI is hosting a Speaker Series event with Dr. Michelle Schreiber, Director of Quality Measurement and Value-Based Incentives at CMS, on Sept. 11 from noon - 1 p.m. Lunch and WebEx provided.

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Fecal Occult Blood (FOBT) Order Changes coming Wednesday, Aug. 21

In order to facilitate compliant billing codes, lab orders for Fecal Occult Blood testing will have a required question to indicate if the test is for screening purposes starting Wednesday, Aug. 21. View details and a screenshot at this Intranet link.

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Scheduling/Registration Staff: 'Registration Complete' Workflow coming Aug. 20

A new “Reg Complete” button will be available in Epic@UNC starting Tuesday, Aug. 20. View details and note that registration staff should only mark the registration as complete by clicking this button after all information is verified and completed.

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Announcing the New UNC Health Alliance

​UNC Health Alliance has merged with UNC Health Care's Practice Quality & Innovation and Population Health Services teams to form a new organization under the UNC Health Alliance name. This new UNC Health Alliance team will help drive UNC's transition to value-based care, ensuring we meet the needs of current and future patient populations managed under risk arrangements while scaling value-based payment models across our system.

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Providers: New Tip Sheet Available for Attestations at Epic@UNC

Providers: New Tip Sheet Available for Attestations at Epic@UNC For more information on how to select an inpatient, outpatient, or procedure attestation and the new nesting structure, an Attestation Tip Sheet is available. Providers can utilize the dot phrase “ALLATTESTATIONSUNCHCS” to select an attestation. Attestations are arranged according to common billing scenarios and include three categories: Inpatient Attestations, Outpatient Attestations, and Procedure and Op Note Attestations.

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Quality Expo 2019: Deadline for Abstracts Extended

Performance Improvement and Patient Safety is extending the deadline for abstracts to Aug. 30. The Performance Improvement and Patient Safety department (PIPS) is looking for quality improvement project posters to display on October 17 & 18 in Bondurant Hall. This year’s theme is "myQI: Quality is Our Business."

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Looking for Research Study Participants? List Your Study on "Join the Conquest"

Are you currently recruiting volunteers for a study? About to start recruiting? Just got your IRB? Perfect timing! UNC has a free website that allows anyone who is interested to find and express interest in a research study taking place at UNC!

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Providers: Order Set Updates/Revisions – Aug. 20

Please review the Order Set Updates and Revisions at this link. It is Best Practice for Providers to Print a copy of their personalized order sets (User Version) prior to any system upgrades, Order set and/or Quarterly Releases.

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News from HR

Learn more about Fidelity sessions at Morrisville, TIAA Webinars, and TIAA sessions at Morrisville, Hillsborough, and UNC Medical Center.

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Discounted UNC Basketball Season Tickets

Carolina Athletics would like to thank UNC Health Care employees for their continued service to the state and the community by offering a special reduced rate on 2019-2020 basketball season tickets!

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Automatic My UNC Chart Instant Activation

Beginning August 29, 2019, Epic@UNC will have the capability to automatically send out My UNC Chart instant activation messages. This is another easier avenue for patients to activate a My UNC Chart account.

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An Exciting New Feature for Easier SAFE Reporting!

Patient Safety reporting through SAFE can now be accessed from a patient’s chart in Epic@UNC. If you access SAFE through the patient’s chart, you will already be logged-in to SAFE and the patient’s MRN and name fields will automatically populate once you’ve completed the required fields.

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