Employee News Online

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

Clear Skies in the Flight Tracker

Effective August 2015, there will be two small changes that will make a big difference in how users interact with the Flight Tracker view of the Bed Board.

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Finding Patients Is Faster Than Ever in Bed Planning

Beginning in August 2015, any bed or bed request will be just a quick search away. Bed Board users will be able to click in the search field below the Hyperspace toolbar or press Ctrl+Spacebar, enter keywords, and review search results in the sidebar.

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More Sorting Options for the Bed Planning Request List

Effective August 2015, to help bed planners organize their work in the way that is most efficient and intuitive for them, we will expand the ability to sort requests in the Bed Planning request list. Bed planners will be able to sort requests according to any detail shown in the default view of the request list. The new look of Bed Planning request will be located in the header and will list grouping and sorting options.

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Imaging Beyond Anatomy

Imaging Beyond Anatomy

A UNC core facility churns out radioactive agents to investigate the subcellular activity that drives disease.

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Ultimate Linen Sale

Please visit the Ultimate Linen Sale in the Children's Hospital lobby July 7 - 9.

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Caregiver Meditation Group continues throughout year

The Caregiver Meditation Group will meet every week (on Tuesdays, Wednesdays or Thursdays) beginning July 7 and running through Dec. 16 in the Cancer Hospital Chapel from 12:15 - 12:45 p.m.

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News from HR

On-site visits from Employee Benefits and The Learning Experience Academy of Early Education.

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UNC Physical Therapy opens new facility in Hillsborough

UNC Physical Therapy opens new facility in Hillsborough

The UNC Division of Physical Therapy has opened a new faculty clinic site at the Orange County Sports Plex in Hillsborough.

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UNC doctors contribute to new web resource for diabetes education

UNC doctors contribute to new web resource for diabetes education

John Buse, MD, PhD, and Laura Young, MD, PhD, helped shape the new web tool for the National Diabetes Education Program ‘Promoting Medication Adherence in Diabetes.’

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Statement from UNC Children’s chief surgeon on care of N.C. shark attack victim

Statement from UNC Children’s chief surgeon on care of N.C. shark attack victim

UNC Children’s chief surgeon, Dr. Bill Adamson, shares details about the care and treatment of 12-year-old Kiersten Yow, who was transferred to UNC Hospitals following a June 14 shark attack on Oak Island, N.C. Yow is currently in good condition.

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New menu cycle for second-shift staff members

Attention all second shift retail customers: starting Monday, July 6, Nutrition and Food Services will be offering a rotating menu cycle developed to provide better variety for second-shift staff members that visit the Terrace Café. The menu option will be offered evenings, Monday through Friday.

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Interim Process for Accessing the Access and Referral Metric Dashboard

The Referral Reporting Workgroup continues to work with our Epic and SAP vendors on the communication issue that is preventing a handful of reports from running successfully from within Epic@UNC. As an interim solution, the Referral Reporting Workgroup has produced a workaround to grant access to the Access and Referral Metric Dashboard.

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ICD-10 Roadshows Coming Soon!

ICD-10 Roadshows Coming Soon!

The ICD-10 Roadshow will kick off Tuesday, July 7, at High Point Regional, and will help you understand and prepare for the upcoming ICD-10 implementation.

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Overlook Cafe closed Friday, July 3

The Overlook Cafe will be closed Friday, July 3, in observance of the independence holiday. All other retail venues will operate under normal hours.

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Insulin product change for inpatients and clinics (Novolog changing to Humalog)

The Department of Pharmacy will be changing brands of rapid-acting insulin on July 1. On this date, all insulin aspart (Novolog) orders and products will be interchanged to insulin lispro (Humalog). This affects inpatient orders and product ordered for in-clinic use or in outpatient procedural areas at UNC Medical Center, Rex (already using Humalog), and Chatham.

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