Stork Obstetrics News

Impact of Nov. 4 Daylight Saving Time change

The time will ‘fall back’ from 1:59 a.m. to 1 a.m. on Sunday, Nov. 4. Review the impact the time change will have on equipment (glucometers) and documentation (ADT, MAR, I/O, Graphs, Work List, Doc Flowsheets, ASAP - ED, Beaker Labs, and Stork Obstetrics) at this link.

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Enhancements coming Sept. 9, 11

A number of enhancements will go into effect in Epic@UNC following the planned downtime sche​duled from 1 - 3 a.m. on Sunday morning, Sept. 9. Review the files at this link to see the improvements that are coming in your specialty.

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Updates to orders for Human Milk coming Sept. 11

Beginning Tuesday, Sept. 11, the order for placing Human Milk administration will be updated and the intake/output flowsheet will be modified to ensure more streamlined, accurate documentation by the nurses. View details in this Tip Sheet.

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Enhancements coming July 15, July 17 in Epic@UNC - View Details for Your Area

​​​​​​A number of enhancements will go into effect in Epic@UNC either following the planned Epic@UNC downtime on Sunday morning, July 15, or on Tuesday, July 17. Review the files for your specialty at this link to see the improvements coming in your area.

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Video: Using User Dictionaries in Epic@UNC

No one likes typing - watch this 90-second video to see how you can customize your personal 'User Dictionary' in Epic@UNC to turn abbreviations into full words/phrases and reduce the time you type!

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WebEx: How to find data in Chart Review

All users with access to Chart Review are invited to join a Webex detailing 'How to Find Data in Epic@UNC (aka Using Breadcrumbs in Chart Review)' from noon - 1 p.m. Thursday, April 26.

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Epic@UNC Updates coming April 8 and April 10

Providers and staff in outpatient clinics, the Emergency Department, inpatient units, and the inpatient pharmacy will notice the updates listed at this Intranet link in Epic@UNC starting at 2:30 a.m. Sunday, April 8 (following the planned downtime​) or on Tuesday, April 10.

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Daylight Saving Time Change and impact on equipment/documentation

The time will 'spring forward' from 1:59 to 3 a.m. on Sunday, March 11. Review these details to avoid any issues with equipment and Epic@UNC documentation.

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New Epic@UNC functionality for inpatient and Obstetrics users coming Jan. 9

Inpatient clinicians will see some new functionality starting on Tuesday, Jan. 9. Learn more about the new functions at this Intranet link.

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Epic@UNC enhancements for providers and staff coming Jan. 7

Following the Epic@UNC downtime planned from 1 - 2:30 on Sunday morning, Jan. 7, users in the following disciplines will notice enhancements in Epic@UNC: Ambulatory, Inpatient, ASAP (Emergency Department), Beaker (Labs), Willow (Pharmacy), Cupid (Cardiology), Radiant (Radiology), Optime (ORs). View details at this Intranet link.

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Did you know?: Learning Home dashboards in Epic@UNC

Did you know that most users have a Learning Home dashboard in Epic@UNC that provides direct links to educational materials and resources specific to your role, including Tip Sheets, materials used in Epic@UNC Training, tips and tricks, etc.

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Epic@UNC Downtime Forms archive is moving – Update any bookmarks you use

The Epic@UNC Downtime Forms archive is moving on Monday, April 17. Please update any bookmarks you have that link directly to Epic@UNC Downtime Forms. The Downtime Forms are still available from each entity's Intranet home page.

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OB Providers: C-Section priority choices updated in Delivery Summary

On Wednesday, March 8, the C-Section Priority choices in the 'Delivery Summary' will be updated. View details at this Intranet link.

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Obstetrics providers: New 'OB Triage' note type available

Beginning Wednesday, Jan. 4, 2017, there is a new note type of “OB Triage” that licensed independent providers (LIPs) may use for documenting on a triage patient. See details and screenshots at this Intranet link.

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Overview of Epic@UNC names and terms

Do you have trouble keeping up with the difference between Cadence, Cupid, Cogito, and Kaleidoscope? The many different names associated with Epic@UNC’s modules and apps can be confusing. Please review the list and brief description of Epic products as of September 2016 at this Intranet link to help you learn the difference.

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New Epic@UNC tool to evaluate neonate risk for hyperbilirubinemia

Beginning April 16, 2016, there is a new tool linked within Epic@UNC to allow providers and clinicians evaluate a neonate’s risk toward the development of hyperbilirubinemia.

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New OB-GYN Provider-performed Testing Training/Competency Program and Epic@UNC Result Entry

Effective April 4, 2016, a new training/competency program as well as Epic@UNC result entry process will be implemented for OB-GYN attending physicians, fellows, residents and housestaff performing point of care tests, including KOH/Wet prep, Fern test and Nitrazine pH testing.

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