UNC Hospitals and UNC Faculty Physicians News

PORS URL has changed
Following the planned downtime for the Patient Occurence Reporting System (PORS) on Thursday morning June 14, the PORS URL has changed. Intranet links are updated, but please update your favorites/bookmarks as well.
Central Distribution closed for Inventory June 16
Central Distribution will be closed from 6 a.m. - 4 p.m. on Saturday, June 16. The Central Distribution storeroom will be performing a physical inventory of the med/surg supplies stored at the Medical Center.
Suicide Awareness and Intervention Webinars June 20, 21
​​​​On June 20 and 21, ComPsych will present a live webinar called 'Suicide Awareness and Intervention.' This webinar will demystify suicide through discussion of why it occurs, the risk factors associated with suicide, and how to intervene with those who are suicidal or potentially suicidal.
Outlook 2016 - Coming to a Computer Near You
Starting Monday, June 11, and continuing through mid-July, computers, laptops and shared workstations at UNC Hospitals in Chapel Hill will be upgraded to Microsoft Office 2016. The process will take approximately 90 minutes and will occur nightly between 7 p.m. - 7 a.m. Computers located in the ORs will be scheduled separately.
OWASA upgrading water meters at UNC Hospitals in June; Potable water not impacted
Orange Water and Sewer Authority (OWASA) and its contractors, Mueller Systems and Kentrel, will be upgrading the water meters serving UNC Hospitals’ buildings between June 18 – 30.
Audit Quarterly Newsletter available
Please review the May 2018 edition of the 'Audit Quarterly' released by Audit, Compliance and Privacy Services.
News from HR
Please review details about a June 15 visit from Fidelity and June 19 visit from TIAA.