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

Epic@UNC visit type/template maintenance requests delayed

In preparation for the 2014 Epic@UNC upgrade, from March 1 - 8, Patient Access Support Services (PASS) will be unable to move into the production environment any visit type and/or template changes for all Epic@UNC departments.

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McIntosh looks beyond the finish line

McIntosh looks beyond the finish line

On March 15, Paul McIntosh will run in the Tobacco Road Marathon. The second-year medical student is running to honor those suffering from Pompe disease, a rare, genetic condition he was diagnosed with in 2012.

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UNC Hospitals nurses to present at National Conference for Perioperative Nurses

Three UNC Hospitals OR RNs will be presenting a total of nine posters at the National Conference for Periperative Nurses in Denver, Colorado, March 7 - 11.

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Personalization 'Lockdown' March 2 - 8 to prepare for upgrade

ISD must lock down many personalization features in Epic@UNC from March 2 – 8 to prepare for the 2014 Upgrade. Personalization completed or edited prior to March 2 will continue to work. Review the features that you will not be able to create/edit March 2 - 8.

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2014 Epic@UNC preview for Access & Revenue employees

All patient access & revenue Epic@UNC users are invited and encouraged to attend a WebEx sessions scheduled for March 5 at noon to highlight and preview the 2014 Epic@UNC upgrade. The training team also plans to record a session so that you can access the information if you cannot attend the session.

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2014 Epic@UNC preview for nurses, ancillary employees

All inpatient and outpatient nursing and ancillary Epic@UNC users are invited and encourage to attend a WebEx session scheduled for March 2 to highlight and preview the 2014 Epic@UNC upgrade.

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2014 Epic@UNC preview for Access & Revenue employees

All patient access & revenue Epic@UNC users are invited and encouraged to attend a WebEx sessions scheduled for March 5 at noon to highlight and preview the 2014 Epic@UNC upgrade. The training team also plans to record a session so that you can access the information if you cannot attend the session.

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Scientists find a key protein that allows Plavix to conquer platelets

Scientists find a key protein that allows Plavix to conquer platelets

The findings could lead to more personalized approaches to controlling platelet activity during heart attacks and other vascular emergencies and diseases. Wolfgang Bergmeier, PhD, professor of biochemistry and biophysics, member of the McAllister Heart Institute at UNC, is senior author of the paper.

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McLendon Clinical Laboratories Memo #159: Updates to Respiratory Viral Testing

UNC Clinical Microbiology Laboratory offers several testing options for influenza, RSV, and other respiratory viruses. We have recently updated some the tests we offer, but there have been no changes in the way tests are ordered in Epic.

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TBI Lecture Series - Panel Discussion

You are invited to attend a weekly lecture series hosted by Rehabilitation Services during March to support TBI Awareness Month. Each Wednesday during the month of March, the rehab therapists will be hosting a lecture on TBI in 321 MacNider from 3 - 4 p.m.

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TBI Lecture Series - Management of irritability and aggression after TBI

You are invited to attend a weekly lecture series hosted by Rehabilitation Services during March to support TBI Awareness Month. Each Wednesday during the month of March, the rehab therapists will be hosting a lecture on TBI in 321 MacNider from 3 - 4 p.m. This lecture is approved for CNE.

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TBI Lecture Series - Always in process

You are invited to attend a weekly lecture series hosted by Rehabilitation Services during March to support TBI Awareness Month. Each Wednesday during the month of March, the rehab therapists will be hosting a lecture on TBI in 321 MacNider from 3 - 4 p.m.

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TBI Lecture Series - Concussion management: Best practices from elementary school to the pro-athlete

You are invited to attend a weekly lecture series hosted by Rehabilitation Services during March to support TBI Awareness Month. Each Wednesday during the month of March, the rehab therapists will be hosting a lecture on TBI in 321 MacNider from 3 - 4 p.m. This lecture, by Kevin Guskiewicz, is approved for CNE.

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Dress in Blue Day

How are you getting involved during Colon Cancer Awareness Month this year? National Dress in Blue Day is quickly approaching on March 6!

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Strollin' Colon

On March 5 - 6, visit our inflatable walk-through exhibit in the lobby of the N.C. Cancer Hospital. Doctors and nurses will answer your questions about colon cancer and more!

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Potential chlorine taste, odor, and discoloration in city water supply in March

In March, OWASA will use chlorine instead of chloramines to disinfect drinking water. You may notice chlorine taste and odor in water in Orange County city water in March/early April due to an annual change in disinfection.

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Dynamic Fundraising Sale

Please visit the Children's Lobby, March 3 and 4 for the Dynamic Fundraising sale.

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Human Resources Change of Address form update

As Human Resources moves towards electronic processing, active employees will be required to submit any Change of Address for Human Resources and Payroll by using Employee Self Service (ESS) as of Feb. 28.

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News from HR

Information about on-site visits from ASG Security, TIAA-CREF, Berkshire Manor West Apartments, Wells Fargo Bank, Glen Lennox Apartments, Employee Benefits and Fidelity.

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PTO Leave Sell-Back period ends Friday, Feb. 27

UNC Medical Center offers Paid Time Off (PTO) sell-back election periods quarterly to employees. This quarter's period ends Friday, Feb. 27.

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