Employee News Online

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

Congratulations to Nursing Recognition Award winners

On Tuesday, Nov. 18, the UNC School of Medicine honored seven outstanding nurses with Nursing Recognition Awards.

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Susan Wilson recognized for her work to expand stroke education

Susan Wilson recognized for her work to expand stroke education

Susan Wilson, NP, is committed to spreading the latest stroke knowledge and resources to health care workers across the country. This dedication has earned her a 2014 Raise Award from the National Stroke Association.

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Burnside new UNC Health Care VP of System Affiliations and Network Development

Effective Nov. 24, Leslie Burnside will assume the role of Vice President, System Affiliations and Network Development for UNC Health Care.

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McLendon Clinical Laboratories Memos #119

Effective Dec. 1, UNC McLendon Clinical Laboratories (MCL) Core Laboratory will assume responsibility of maternal serum QUAD and AFP testing as well as non-maternal serum AFP testing previously performed in the AFP Laboratory in the UNC Department of OB/GYN.

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News from HR

On-site visits from Bank of North Carolina, Chapel Hill Tire and Car Care Center, Wells Fargo Bank, Employee Benefits, Clairmont at Brier Creek Apartments, Sheraton Chapel Hill Hotel, Costco, and SunTrust.

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Tax deductions for cell phones

The UNC Hospitals’ Beacon Child and Family Program is partnering with the Compass Center to collect cell phones for victims of domestic violence.

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Discounted Carolina Hurricanes tickets for Jan. 16 game

For the second time this season, the Carolina Hurricanes are offering UNC Hospitals and Faculty Physicians employees discounted tickets. These tickets make great gifts, so pre-order by Dec. 5 to have the tickets before the holidays.

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Employee Basketball League

The long-awaited Employee Recreation Basketball League is back and starts the first Sunday in January. Sign up a team or sign on as a free agent – deadline is Dec. 15.

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Santa Claus Calls

Employee Recreation & Wellness is once again sponsoring "Santa Claus Calls from the North Pole" on Thursday, Dec. 11, from 6 – 8 p.m. Deadline to register your (grand)child is Dec. 8.

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Coping with the Holidays

Come and learn about strategies for coping with the holidays after a loss.

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Reminder: Mandatory Influenza Vaccination Dec. 5

The Influenza Immunization of Healthcare Personnel Policy (IC0062) requires vaccination or evidence of vaccination by Dec. 5. Exemptions may be granted only for medical contraindications or religious beliefs.

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Beck retiring in January 2015

Beck retiring in January 2015

After 27 years of services to UNC Hospitals and UNC Health Care, Mary Beck, UNC Health Care Senior VP of System Affiliations, is retiring in January of 2015.

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An update on our Ebola preparations

A number of individuals continue working to ensure we are prepared in case a potential Ebola patient presents in our Emergency Departments or one of our clinics or is transferred to UNC Hospitals.

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UNC neuroscientist part of first class of industry research grant winners

UNC neuroscientist part of first class of industry research grant winners

To support the NIH BRAIN Initiative, Garret Stuber, PhD, will use a new kind of microscope to further his lab’s investigation of brain circuits related to obesity.

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Alert Carolina Timely Warning: Police Investigating Social Media Claims; Continue Normal Activity

The Department of Public Safety is aware of and investigating threats to campus safety made overnight Wednesday, Nov. 19, on social media. Police say there is no threat to campus at this time and the University and UNC Hospitals are operating under normal conditions.

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Planned Epic@UNC Clarity reports downtime

All Epic@UNC clarity reports will be unavailable during a planned downtime from 9 a.m. - noon on Saturday, Nov. 22.

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Clean In, Clean Out October Update and Recognitions for Excellence

October compliance results for inpatients was 93.5% overall and for outpatient/procedural areas was 92.1% overall! Read which areas performed best during October!

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