As a way to further cement its position as a key part of UNC Health Care, Rex Healthcare will formally change its name to UNC REX Healthcare. REX president Steve Burriss recently shared the news with all REX employees.
In the recent U.S. News and World Report rankings of America’s Best Hospitals, UNC Hospitals was nationally ranked in five of the 16 specialties. In this series, we profile these specialties to learn more about what makes them so outstanding.
Scientists from the UNC / NC State joint biomedical engineering department are creating a new kind of research tool that will be nearly indistinguishable from the human gastrointestinal tract.
A day of talks in Spanish about different health topics.
Mark your calendar, all employees will need to review their benefits during this time and enroll as needed.
Sancar’s team mapped DNA repair mechanisms that protect us against cancer.
Pedestrian bridges A, B and C, crossing from the Hospital to the parking decks, will undergo repairs over the next three months.
Employee Recreation’s Halloween Decorating Contest is back! Judging will be on Monday, Oct. 26, so start those creative minds decorating!
Join us in celebrating National Health Care Quality Week at the Quality Expo taking place from 11 a.m. - 3 p.m. Oct. 15 and 16 in the lobbies of the N.C. Children’s and Women’s Hospitals.
This year’s campaign has gotten off to great start so far – each employee received a personalized email from the SECC on Monday, and our Charity Fair on Tuesday was a success. Congratulations to Karen Hall from the Bone Marrow Transplant Unit for donating online during the Fair and winning a $200 FreedomPay card!
le Tour de Femme is a women's only full and half metric century bicycle ride scheduled for this Saturday, Oct. 10, in Cary, North Carolina. le Tour de Femme is celebrating its 10th year and is presented by Grab My Wheel to benefit the Angel Fund at Rex and the Live Strong Foundation. The mission of the event is to raise community awareness and funding for cancer research and cancer survivorship programs.
On September 24, individuals and leaders gathered to celebrate the new UNC Physician Assistant Program, which is set to launch on January 4, 2016, with its first class of 20 students. The program will provide educational and career development opportunities for nontraditional students, including veterans with medical experience, while reducing North Carolina's health-care workforce shortage in underserved areas.
On-site visits from TIAA-CREF, Fidelity, Prudential, and Employee Benefits. Plus you may sign up for a Maternity Workshop and a Benefits and Life Planning Workshop through LMS.
Join us for a thoughtful discussion about the care of loved ones with dementia. Topics include medical overview, progression and management .
A quarterly inspection and test of the fire alarm and sprinkler system is taking place throughout the hospital Oct. 12 - 16. Inspection and testing are also taking place at the Imaging & Spine Center and Sanford Dialysis. The alarm tones and door closings will be held to a minimum. Please excuse any inconveniences this testing may cause. If you have any questions, please contact Plant Engineering at 984-974-0300.
If you are interested in a change of lifestyle to become healthier and more active, the Women's Health Information Center is here to help.
In October, stop by the Women's Health Information Center to see Ann Flaherty's 'Strands of Imagination.'
As of Wednesday morning, Oct. 7, 5,300 colleagues have received their flu vaccine. Please review details on how you can get your flu vaccine.
An analysis of psychological symptoms aims to refine diagnostic criteria for teens at high risk of developing the brain disorder that affects millions of people worldwide.