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

Cells lacking nuclei struggle to move in 3-D environments

Cells lacking nuclei struggle to move in 3-D environments

A study led by UNC Lineberger's Keith Burridge, PhD, and published in the Journal of Cell Biology, examined the role of the physical structure of the nucleus in cell movement through different surfaces.

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Effective Jan. 18, 2018, the Supply Chain Informatics department will start using the MySupport@UNC

This will include all general Lawson issues that you might send to the Lawson MMIS email Inbox, spreadsheets you would upload onto SharePoint, Lawson Vendor questions, for questions regarding Lawson vendors, and any questions for GHX/EDI Accounts.

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A prescription for fruits and veggies

A prescription for fruits and veggies

A new study led by researchers at UNC, including Dana Neutze, MD, of the Department of Family Medicine, and NC State University will give a weekly allotment of locally grown vegetables to low-income, high-risk patients at The UNC Family Medicine Center, in addition to connecting them with existing nutrition education programs. Researchers will track changes in patient diet and biometric measures, as well as the impact on farmers—the revenue and risks associated with the program.

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Nursing Grand Rounds: Quiet Time

One of the most frequent patient complaints is how noisy the hospital environment is. NRG this month presents "How to Implement Quiet Time on Your Unit: Lessons Learned on 3 West and 6 Bedtower."

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UNC School of Medicine faculty recognized for highly cited research

UNC School of Medicine faculty recognized for highly cited research

Eleven UNC School of Medicine faculty members were named as highly cited researchers in the annual Thomas Reuters list.

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Cystic Fibrosis Discovery: Bacterial Burden Begins During First Years of Life

Cystic Fibrosis Discovery: Bacterial Burden Begins During First Years of Life

UNC School of Medicine scientists show that therapies to break up mucus in toddlers might offer the best route to a longer life for CF patients.

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Nash UNC Health Care Names L. Lee Isley as CEO

Nash UNC Health Care Names L. Lee Isley as CEO

Isley has served as CEO for Granville Health System in Oxford, NC, since 2006, and has held a variety of roles in his 30-year health care career.

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First Psychiatric Nursing Conference at UNC Hospitals

Nurses in either psychiatric-mental health settings or in non-psychiatric settings as well as other professionals may find the conference interesting.

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New ‘MyApps’ portal now available; current Citrix site decommissioned Feb. 19

A new portal called ‘MyApps’ is now available to provide faster and more secure remote access to UNC Health Care applications via Citrix.

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FastPass (Epic@UNC Waitlist Auto-Management Tool) now live in UNC Medical Center Clinics

In an effort to increase access for our patients, a new scheduling tool called FastPass is now active at all UNC Medical Center clinics as of Tuesday, Jan. 16. FastPass is an automated tool that integrates with Epic@UNC to monitor open appointments and notify patients when an earlier appointment is available.

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News from HR

Learn more about Fidelity representative sessions at UNC Hospitals, Morrisville and Hillsborough, as well as information about the upcoming Maternity Workshop.

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Achieve Complete Wellness with the Healthiest You Challenge

UNC Health Care is offering employees a chance to become healthy and exercise as part of a free, eight-week program presented by 97.9 FM WCHL and coordinated by the UNC Wellness Centers.

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 Narrowing the gap toward precision medicine for pancreatic cancer

Narrowing the gap toward precision medicine for pancreatic cancer

To improve treatment and our understanding of one of the deadliest cancers in the United States, UNC Lineberger's Jen Jen Yeh, MD, was involved in two studies that take different approaches to precision medicine for pancreatic cancer.

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Adjustments to Nutrition and Food Services Retail Options

The following adjustments are being made in Nutrition and Food Service operations to ensure our support is focused on patient care.

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