May 7

Guidance for Educational Program Leaders on Students Safely Returning to Clinics

UNC Health remains committed to the education mission and is eager to return our students in the health professions into the clinical settings. We anticipate students in various fields such as medicine, nursing, allied health disciplines, and others will gradually return to UNC Health hospitals and clinics in late May and June.

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Pastoral Care Self-Care Calendar

There are small steps you can take to develop resilience, to remember that we have a life outside of this pandemic. UNC Hospitals Pastoral Care has created a calendar for the month of May with a self-care suggestion for every day. Try these suggestions daily; you might be surprised by how you feel in just one month.

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Requesting Interpreters for Virtual Visits

Please review the information on this tipsheet to learn more about how to add interpreters to virtual care visits. Solutions are in development for adding interpreters to video visits for providers and clinics using Pacific Interpreters for Spanish and other languages.

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Starbucks is Now Open

​The Nutrition and Food Services department is excited to announce that we have reopened our Starbucks store. Operating hours are from 6 a.m. – 8 p.m. Monday through Friday and 7 a.m. – 8 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. We know that many of our co-workers have been missing their favorite crafted beverage. To insure that we can safely provide this service we have made some operational adjustment. Learn more at the link in the headline.

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Make-up and N-95 Mask Sterilization

More than 2,000 N-95s have had to be discarded due to make-up stains. To conserve our limited supply of N-95 masks, please consider not wearing make-up that comes in contact with your N95 during your shift if you anticipate working in the COVID containment areas or taking care of patients that require the use of an N-95 during your work shift.

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Providers: Your Feedback Needed in Short Survey Following Each Video Visit

As we continue to deploy and improve our Virtual Care options, we need feedback from providers to make sure the technology is working for you and our patients. Starting Monday, May 11, you will see a brief, 3-question survey in the “Wrap-up” tab following each video visit. Please take a moment to provide this valuable feedback and thank you for the care (both in-person and virtual) you are providing to our patients!

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First Responders Tribute at UNC Hospitals in Chapel Hill

On Monday night at UNC Hospitals in Chapel Hill, a long line of first responders said thank you to our frontline teams. They drove their vehicles in a tribute lap, stood in line to cheer our nurses, staff members and providers changing shifts, and waved to staff and patients watching from the windows above. See the video at the link in the headline.

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UNC Health Media Briefing: Nurses on the Front Lines of COVID-19

Yesterday's media briefing focused on the role of UNC Health nurses serving as the front-line caregivers during the crisis. Thank you to our incredible nursing staff members across UNC Health, especially as we kickoff National Nurses Week!

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Population Health Opioid Tools Coming on May 11

Epic@UNC Tools to assist in monitoring patients prescribed opioids will be available beginning May 11. The tools are designed to provide greater visibility of these patients at a population level, and to identify possible opioid abuse and better manage Opioid medications for patients who need them. Learn more about what is available and how to access these tools at the link in the headline.

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News from HR

Find the latest issue of Market Volatility News, and learn more about upcoming sessions from Fidelity, CAPTRUST and TIAA. Plus, information about upcoming TIAA webinars.

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