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The latest news from UNC Health Care and the UNC School of Medicine.

Celebrating Survival

Celebrating Survival

On Sept. 12, the UNC Hospitals Infectious Diseases Clinic will host a first-of-its-kind celebration gala to pay tribute to those who have been living with HIV infection for more than 20 years.

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New process for registering new employees for Epic@UNC training

Effective Monday, Sept. 15, sites using Epic@UNC will use a new process in LMS to register new employees, providers, and other end users for training. This affects classes beginning with the Sept. 29 New Employee Orientation cycle.

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Use HEAT Cloud to submit your Optimization Requests


Do you or your team have ideas about how we can improve ISD’s clinical, patient access, and revenue cycle systems (including Epic@UNC)? You can now submit your ideas/requests via a new function in HEAT Cloud.

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Recruiting for Infant Study

The UNC Craniofacial Center is conducting a longitudinal research study on infant speech development following cleft palate repair. We are currently seeking infants without cleft lip or palate and without a history of ear tubes or frequent ear infections to serve as a comparison group.

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Ashley Burnette - World News Tonight's 'Person of the Week'

Ashley Burnette - World News Tonight's 'Person of the Week'

Last weekend, ABC World News Tonight featured Ashley Burnette, an 11 year- old cancer survior and patient at the N.C. Children's Hospital, as its "Person of the Week."

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A Special Bond

A Special Bond

Two days after Lennox Pierce was born, he was flown to N.C. Children's Hospital’s Level IV NICU for lifesaving treatment. Two years later, the Pierces can't wait to reunite with their providers and other NICU families at this Sunday’s Newborn Critical Care Center's graduate reunion.

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Update on Radiology Proactive Scheduling transition

The Radiology Proactive Scheduling Go-Live at Rex has been very successful with few issues. The next Go-Live is at UNC Medical Center and Chatham Hospital on Sept. 29. In the interim, please process radiology orders in the 'orders to review' workqueues prior to Sept. 28.

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Chapel Hill Transit delays likely due to South Columbia repaving project

The final paving of South Columbia St. began on Thursday, Sept. 4, and will continue through mid-September, weather permitting. Read more for details.

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Nursing Staff Poster and Video support

Video production guidelines and poster templates/instructions are now available to support nursing staff creating either of these type projects.

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Open House Weight Watchers for Employees

Join us for a Weight Watchers Open House, Wednesday, Oct. 1, from 12:30 p.m. – 1:00 p.m. at the Women’s Health Information Center, located on the ground floor of the Women’s Hospital, near the front lobby and Women’s Admitting/Registration.

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Changes in Lab Orders in Epic@UNC effective Sept. 9

UNC Hospitals' McLendon Clinical Laboratories and Rex Laboratories have worked with the Epic@UNC Core team to develop improvements in Lab Orders.

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Parham wins 2014 CIO Award from Triangle Business Journal

Parham wins 2014 CIO Award from Triangle Business Journal

Congratulations to Tracy Parham, RN, UNC Health Care's Chief Information Officer (CIO), who was recently recognized as one of the Triangle Business Journal's "CIO Award" winners.

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Durham-Orange Light Rail Transit Workshop 4

All persons interested in the proposed Durham-Orange Light Rail Transit Project are invited to share their concerns at one of four November workshops.

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Durham-Orange Light Rail Transit Workshop 3

All persons interested in the proposed Durham-Orange Light Rail Transit Project are invited to share their concerns at one of four November workshops.

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Durham-Orange Light Rail Transit Workshop 2

All persons interested in the proposed Durham-Orange Light Rail Transit Project are invited to share their concerns at one of four November workshops.

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Durham-Orange Light Rail Transit Workshop 1

All persons interested in the proposed Durham-Orange Light Rail Transit Project are invited to attend these workshops in November and share their concerns.

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Pavement re-striping in front, behind UNC Hospitals begins Sept. 16

Crews will be re-striping the pavement in front of UNC Hospitals (from Manning Drive up Hospital Drive and then back down to Manning Drive) and in back of UNC Hospitals on Medical Drive. There should be no lane closures. Work will begin at 9 p.m. each night and end by 5 a.m. each morning.

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News from HR

Information about on-site visits from Glen Lennox Apartments, PNC Bank, Collins Crossing Apartments, MetLife Auto & Home, Homewatch CareGivers, NC Supplemental Plans, Employee Benefits, SunTrust, and Costco.

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2014 Nursing Annual Report available

Share the 2014 Nursing Annual Report with your peers, friends, family, and nursing staff outside of UNC Health Care that you would like to recruit to work with us.

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Frankie Ballard Live! Indoor Concert

Presented by 94.7 QDR and the Not So Normal 5K, this concert will feature Frankie Ballard and others, and tickets will benefit the N.C. Children's Hospital and the ArtsCenter in Carrboro.

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