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

Effective May 4: Dose Standardization Protocol in Epic@UNC for pediatric patients

To decrease the potential for medication errors and also increase efficiency in the Pharmacy, effective Wednesday, May 4, the Epic@UNC team will implement dose ranges and standardized doses for multiple drugs administered to pediatric patients.

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Nursing Staff Awards Ceremony and Reception

The Nursing Staff Awards ceremony will be held from 1 - 3 p.m. on Friday, May 6, at the Khoury Hall Dental School Auditorium. The reception will follow outside the auditorium.

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Professional Development Day

To celebrate Nursing Staff Recognition Week, please visit the Women's and Children's lobbies for exhibits on career advancement, Shared Governance at UNC Health Care, professional education opportunities, and more!

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Wellness Day during Nursing Staff Recognition Week

To celebrate Nursing Staff Recognition Week, please join us in the Women's and Children's lobbies, where on hand will be exercise and weight-loss experts, the farmers market, local businesses that promote wellness, 10-minute chair massages available with appointment, and more. Sign up on the day of the event in the lobby at the registration table.

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Assistive Personnel Appreciation Day

As part of Nursing Staff Recognition Week, please join us as we celebrate Assistive Personnel Appreciation Day on the lobby stage of the Children's Hospital. There will be carnival-style games, refreshments, and prizes to honor nursing staff support personnel.

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‘Moonshot to Malawi’ outlines global cancer disparities

‘Moonshot to Malawi’ outlines global cancer disparities

UNC Lineberger member Satish Gopal, MD, MPH, has called for a commitment to contribute resources and energy to control cancer in less-resourced countries where there are significant gaps in cancer awareness, prevention, diagnosis, and treatment.

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Wayfinding to our NEW location for the 2016 NSRW Awards Ceremony

The Nursing Staff Recognition Week Awards Ceremony will be held in Kirkland Auditorium in Koury Hall/ the Dental School, NOT be held in the NS/Cancer Hosp walkway.

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2015 Annual Benefits Statements Now Available

Your 2015 Annual Benefit Statement (ABS) is in your personal ORBIT account now. You can assess your retirement planning needs today!

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Free Health Screenings on May 11 at the 2016 Wellness & Safety Expo

The event is open to all current and retired state employees and will feature more than 150 exhibits. Admission and parking are free.

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PTO Leave Sell Back Program May 1 - May 20

UNC Medical Center offers Paid Time Off (PTO) sell-back election periods quarterly to employees.

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Digital TV conversion at UNC Hospitals begins May 3

Beginning Tuesday, May 3, the televisions in UNC Hospitals patient rooms will be reprogrammed to begin using a digital signal. This process will provide a better picture and more channels for our patients.

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Giving back to UNC

Giving back to UNC

A spacious three story dollhouse, recently constructed, fully furnished, and ideally located to bring joy to patients of the UNC Pediatric Hematology/Oncology clinic.

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Service Interruption in Dogwood Deck Elevators

The three main elevators at Dogwood Parking Deck will be disabled for a scheduled electrical inspection between 5 - 6 a.m. on Tuesday, May 3. Elevators will be secured prior to power shut down. The North East elevator will remain in operation during this inspection.

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Reminder from Nutrition and Food Services about Late Night Menu for Employees

The Nutrition and Food Services Department wants to remind third shift employees that in addition to Starbucks being open 24 hours a day, the patient services area also offers a late night menu to employee’s between the hours of midnight - 4 a.m.

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2015 American Heart Association Guideline Update - LMS Module

Advanced Life Support Programs, in partnership with Learning and Organizational Development is providing a brief LMS module summarizing the American Heart Association 2015 guideline updates for Basic Life Support, Advanced Cardiac Life Support and Pediatric Advanced Life Support.

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A Long-term Research Relationship

A Long-term Research Relationship

As a high school student, Caitlin Burk began working in the research lab of Wesley Burks, MD. Now, eight years later, she continues that work while balancing the demanding schedule of a third-year medical student.

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News from HR

Onsite visits from Sprint, Fidelity, Employee Benefits, Berkshire Manor West Apartments, Wells Fargo and AT&T, as well as information about mediation training.

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