Nov. 14

Employees/Managers: Confirm your timesheet and/or Approve Direct Report(s) timesheets in myTime

Please remember that per policy, non-exempt employees are strongly encouraged to review their timesheet each pay period, exempt employees must confirm their timesheet each pay period, and supervisors must sign-off on all of their employees’ timesheets each pay period in myTime by 11:59 p.m. the Monday each pay period ends (Monday, Nov. 18, for this pay period).

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PTO Leave Sell Back Program Nov. 1 – 29

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. More details here.

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Multiple outpatient specialties converting to default widescreen navigator view on Nov. 26

Multiple outpatient specialties will be converting to a widescreen navigator view as the default view in Epic@UNC on Tuesday, Nov. 26. View the list and a preview of the new default view at this Intranet link.

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Announcing the Retirement of Celeste Mayer

Celeste Mayer, our Patient Safety Officer of 16 years, is retiring. Celeste has been a loyal member of our organizations for 31 years, and has been an outstanding contributor throughout her career. Please join us to celebrate her phenomenal career and send her off to her next adventures. The party will be held in the Starbucks Conference rooms A&B on Nov. 18 from 2 to 4.

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Carolina Care Highlight: Dr. Kristy Borawski

Carolina Care Highlight: Dr. Kristy Borawski

Our Carolina Care Highlight this week recognizes Dr. Kristy Borawski from the Department of Urology, Division of Urologic Surgery. Here's what one of Dr. Borawski's patients had to say: "I cannot say enough words to tell you how wonderful Dr. Borawski is as a very knowledgeable physician, and also takes the time to relate on a very personal level..."

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Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Carolina (Blue Cross NC) Offering a New Health Plan on ACA Marketplace for 2020

Effective January 1, 2020, Blue Cross NC will offer a new, narrow-network product, called Blue Home with UNC Health Alliance, for individuals under 65 years of age purchasing through the Government Marketplace (ACA) and living in the following 10 counties: Alamance, Caswell, Chatham, Durham, Lee, Orange, Person, Franklin, Johnston and Wake.

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Opportunities to Contribute to the Triangle Cultural Enhancement Goal

A great way to contribute to the Triangle Cultural Enhancement Goal and build your understanding of Sexual Orientation / Gender Identity data collection is through a number of webinars in Fenway Health’s National LGBT Health Education Center. Learn more about eligible webinars. Continuing Education Credits are also available for these webinars.

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Tobacco Use Treatment in Cancer Care – UNC Cancer Network RN and Allied Health Lecture

Please join the UNC Cancer Network for an online telehealth lecture with Ellen Ruebush, LCSW, LCAS, NCTTP, and Colleen Meyer, MSW, LCSW.

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Yoga@Work

The Women's Health Education Center Sponsors a Yoga at Work Program that is specifically designed for the hard-working employees of UNC Hospital.

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UNC Broadcast of IHI National Forum

The IHI National Forum on Quality Improvement in Health Care is a four-day conference that many attend in Orlando each December. UNC will offer a livestream broadcast of the conference, Dec. 10-11.

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Audit Quarterly Newsletter Available

Please review the November 2019 edition of the 'Audit Quarterly' released by Audit, Compliance and Privacy Services. This edition discusses Audit Services' work with Habitat for Humanity, National Cybersecurity Month, remote workstation security, and how you can verify your workstation has current anti-virus protection, encryption, and Windows updates.

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News from HR

Learn more about upcoming Fidelity sessions and TIAA webinars.

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Dillard's Fundraising Sale - Hillsborough Campus

Dillard's Fundraising will return to the UNC Hillsborough Campus lobby, Dec. 3 - 5. Payroll Deduction is available to all eligible UNC Health Care employees. All fundraising sales are sponsored by the UNC Volunteer Association and all proceeds benefit UNC Health Care through various programs, scholarships and special grants.

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Final Phase of System HR Standardized Policies Effective Dec. 15

We are in the final phase of HR standardized policies for UNC Health Care's owned entities (Caldwell, Chatham, UNC Medical Center, UNC Physician's Network, UNC REX, UNC Rockingham and non-state Shared Services staff). Standardizing policies and processes will create a consistent employee experience across UNC Health Care.

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Wellness Workshops

This holiday season, give yourself the gift of health with the new myWW, a weight-loss program customized to your lifestyle and the foods you love to eat. Purchase a WW membership plan by Nov. 29 and get a free WW starter kit!

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4 Days Left to Become Flu Compliant – Deadline is Nov. 18 at 8 a.m.

Flu compliance is a condition of employment; any personnel not compliant by 8 a.m. on Nov. 18 will be terminated. Click on this link for more information on where staff can get their flu vaccine or to self-report flu compliance. OHS hours at Chapel Hill are 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Thursday and 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Friday. Hours at OHS at Hillsborough are 8 a.m. to noon Monday through Friday. Walk-ins welcome at both locations!

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6 Days Left to Update Your Benefits

This year's open enrollment period will end on Nov. 19. This is a shorter open enrollment period than in years past so please be sure to update your benefits before the period ends. The site for enrollment is https://go.unch.unc.edu/benefits; you can also enroll by phone at 855-859-0966 which will have extended hours during open enrollment. Learn more here.

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Patient Safety Culture Survey Has Been Extended to Nov. 30

UNC Medical Center staff and faculty with direct patient care responsibility (inpatient and outpatient settings) or those whose work takes them to direct patient care areas are invited to participate in the Patient Safety Culture Survey, which is now open until Nov. 30. Please encourage your staff to participate.

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