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

Writing for Caregivers

Writing for Caregivers is a weekly writing group open to anyone in the hospital and community. Come and enjoy a respite by reflecting and writing. The meeting is held every Tuesday from noon - 1 p.m. in the John M. Reeves Chapel.

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UNC’s Wolfgang Bergmeier, PhD, earns Bridge Grant

UNC’s Wolfgang Bergmeier, PhD, earns Bridge Grant

The American Society of Hematology fills gap in decreased federal funding, supports 13 blood research projects.

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Providers: Please remove 2014 – 2015 Influenza vaccine from your preference lists

All providers are asked to review your preference lists and remove any 2014-2015 Influenza vaccine options. Please do not place orders for the 2014-2015 vaccine. The new 2015-2016 options will be available for ordering soon and we will share those details widely when finalized.

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Inpatient Nurses - 'Post Fall Reassessment' row added to Post Fall Flowsheet

Patients who have fallen should be reassessed for injury at 24 hours post fall. The “Post Fall Reassessment” row has been added to the Post Fall Flowsheet for that purpose.

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Code Sepsis Reminders and Updates

Code Sepsis Reminders and Updates

Sepsis is the most common cause of inpatient mortality at UNC Hospitals. “Code Sepsis” is a sepsis care improvement initiative at UNC Hospitals that focuses on rapid recognition and treatment of patients with signs and symptoms of sepsis – our goal is to quickly identify any patient with the potential to develop sepsis and ultimately save lives.

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Evening appointments now available at UNC Dermatology and Skin Center at Southern Village in Chapel Hill

To accommodate patients who have difficulty seeing providers during regular business hours, UNC Dermatology and Skin Cancer Center at Southern Village in Chapel Hill is now offering Wednesday evening appointments. Please call 919-966-2485 to schedule an appointment.

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