UNC Hospitals and UNC Faculty Physicians News

State Employees Combined Campaign starts Oct. 22
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 kicks off on Monday, Oct. 22, and ends on Friday, Nov. 16.
Hurricane Food and Essentials Collection Drive: Oct 24 - 26
UNC Medical Center will be collecting items for those affected by Hurricane Florence and Tropical Storm Michael Oct. 24-26.
Annual Fire Alarm Testing - Oct 20
Annual testing of the fire alarm initiation, notification and control devices will occur throughout the UNC Medical Center, on Saturday, Oct. 20, 7 a.m. – 6 p.m. The fire alarm initiation (smoke detectors) and notification devices (speakers and strobe lights) will be activated and inspectors will be present in each area during testing.
Spanish Language Menu Line Reminder from NFS
Nutrition and Food Services would like to share and remind that with meal orders for Spanish speaking patients, the ordering process has been revised. All non-English speaking callers should contact the Nutrition and Food Services call center at the direct line 4-1278 (from a hospital phone)/ 984-974-1278 (from outside the hospital or cellular) to place their meal orders. Our agents in the call center will connect callers to our interpreter service.
UNC's 1st Annual All-APP Recognition Week: Oct. 21 - 27
Of UNC's almost 500 APPs who provide professional and exemplary care to our health care system patients, five APP disciplines are represented.