Employee News Online

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

Employee Health Fair Oct. 28

Stop by the Women’s Hospital Lobby next Tuesday, Oct. 28, from 1 - 6 p.m. for a check of your blood pressure, cholesterol, weight, BMI and more! Your participation enters you to win a three month membership to your choice of the Wellness Center at Meadowmont or Northwest Cary location!

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State Employees Combined Campaign – Last week to donate!

Employees have now donated more than $135,000 and over 910 hours in PTO donations! Congratulations to Kathy Tinnis from Patient Accounts who participated online and chose a Month of Date Nights as her prize!

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Are you Ready for the Quality Expo?

Join us in celebrating National Health Care Quality Week at the Quality Expo taking place from 11 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Oct. 29 and 30 in the lobbies of the N.C. Children’s and Women’s Hospitals.

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Multicultural Fair – Answer a Trivia Question and be entered to win a FreedomPay Card!

Congratulations to Gary Hampton in Plant Engineering for answering last week’s Trivia Question correctly and being our randomly chosen winner! Read more to access this week's trivia question.

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Planned Epic@UNC Downtime Sunday, Nov. 2, during Daylight Saving Time change

There is a planned Epic@UNC downtime scheduled from 1:59 - 2:30 a.m. Sunday morning, Nov. 2. Note that this downtime will take place during the time that we "fall back" an hour due to the Daylight Saving Time change, so Epic@UNC will be down for 90 minutes while the technical team applies an update. Please log-out prior to 2 a.m. (1 a.m. "fall-back" time) Nov. 2, or you will receive a message requesting that you log off.

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Internal Medicine recertified for NCQA Diabetes Recognition Program

The UNC Internal Medicine Clinic recently achieved recertification for the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) Diabetes Recognition Program for October 2014 - 2017.

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Flu vaccine update

As of Tuesday afternoon, Oct. 21, more than 7,000 colleagues have received their flu vaccine. Please review the details of how you can get your flu vaccine if you haven't read the update on flu vaccine availability, please do so.

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Cadence Schedule order workqueue changes effective 5 p.m. Oct. 21

The Cadence team continues working to improve Schedule Order Workqueue (SOWQ) performance and accuracy. The team has identified some additional changes to the “Ready to Schedule” and “Orders to Review” workqueues that will improve the performance accuracy of the workqueues. These changes went into effect at 5 p.m., Tuesday, Oct. 21.

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Help Rank the Employee Photography Contest!

The judges have selected the top photos in the 2014 Employee Photography Contest sponsored by Employee Recreation & Wellness. We now need your help to determine the rankings for each.

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Eshelman School of Pharmacy in UNC Hospitals' lobbies

The UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy will set up tables during UNC’s Pharmacy Week, which coincides with American Pharmacist’s Month Oct. 27 - 31, to provide information about the pharmacy profession.

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Employee Arts and Crafts Fair

Employee Recreation and Wellness’ annual Employee Arts and Crafts Fair will take place from 11 a.m. - 2 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 24, in the N.C. Children's Hospital lobby.

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Deadline to Purchase Carolina Hurricanes Tickets

At 5 p.m. on Sunday, Nov. 16, the Carolina Hurricanes will face off against the San Jose Sharks. All orders and payments for tickets must be received by 4 p.m. on Oct. 31.

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Open Enrollment – One week left!

The Open Enrollment period for benefits ends Oct. 31. Even if you have already logged-in, please revisit the site to CONFIRM your choices and print your confirmation pages.

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News from Employee Benefits

Information about talking to a life insurance specialist, tips on preventing identity theft and NCFlex State Insurance Plans.

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News from HR

Information about Maternity Workshop and on-site visits from Keller Williams Realty and Employee Benefits.

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Aspiring Nurse Leaders Week

The week of Nov. 3- 6, is our 7th annual Aspiring Nurse Leaders Week! This initiative was created in 2008 by your Shared Governance Nursing Professional Development Council.

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Quality Expo

Join us in celebrating National Health Care Quality Week at the Quality Expo taking place on October 29– 30, 2014 from 11- 4:30 p.m. in the lobbies of the NC Children’s and Women’s Hospitals.

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Employee Health Fair

Stop by the Women’s Hospital Lobby next Tuesday, Oct. 28, from 1 p.m.- 6 p.m. for a check of your blood pressure, cholesterol, weight, BMI and more! Your participation enters you to win a three-month membership to your choice of the Wellness Center at Meadowmont or North West Cary location!

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Becton-Dickinson Fellowship Application Deadline Extended

The UNC Hospitals' Division of Nursing is pleased to announce the availability of up to three Becton-Dickinson Technologies Nursing Research Fellowships for 2014.

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UNC’s Bryan Roth elected to Institute of Medicine

UNC’s Bryan Roth elected to Institute of Medicine

Roth’s research to create innovative tools for neuroscientists and discover potential targets for therapeutics has earned him one of the highest honors in the field of medicine.

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