July 13

Board of Directors' Special Committee continues review of WakeMed proposal

A Special Committee of the University of North Carolina Health Care System Board of Directors held its second meeting Monday, July 11, to continue its review of WakeMed’s proposal to purchase Rex Healthcare.

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Reminder: Telephone dial-out prefix changes from “9” to “7”

As a reminder, the UNC Health Care System community must dial “7” instead of “9” to make an outside call from landlines as of April 30.

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Pedestrian bridge maintenance on West Drive

Pedestrian bridge maintenance (rust removal, painting, support heads) will be performed on the bridge crossing West Drive from Tarson Hall beginning Monday, July 18 and ending Monday, Aug. 1.

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Hospitals Police seeks assistance in keeping entrances secure after hours

Hospitals Police are asking for your assistance in keeping the perimeter doors secured nights and weekends. The Children’s Hospital Entrance is our 24/7 access for our patients and visitors.

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LMS web address update

You can access LMS from home and from work using one web address!

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UNC Health Care to transfer $20 million to University to help offset budget cuts

UNC-Chapel Hill’s budget cuts of more than $100 million, or 17.9% of its state appropriation, will be partially offset by a $20 million transfer of funds from UNC Health Care to help the University and the UNC School of Medicine absorb the cuts. UNC Health Care annually transfers funds to the School of Medicine for mission, academic and clinical support.

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State Health Plan Update - Additional enrollment period

The final bills approved by the recent State Legislature create another enrollment period from July 18 - 29 for the State Health Plan because of the changes made to the cost and coverage.

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Fire alarm and sprinkler testing July 11 - 15

A quarterly inspection and test of the fire alarm and sprinkler systems is taking place throughout the hospitals this week.

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News from H.R.

News updates this week include: Employee Records at Hospital, Fidelity Representative Session, Employee Benefits at Hospital, Healthcare Employee Loan Application Day, MetLife Auto & Home Onsite Visit, Fidelity Representative On-Site, Maternity Workshop, Benefits and Life Planning Workshop.

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UNC Hospitals Blood Drive

UNC Hospitals will host a Blood Drive July 20 on the American Red Cross Bus behind the hospital.

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Inside Supply Chain Services July 2011

The July 2011 issue of "Inside Supply Chain Services," a newsletter for Central Distribution, is now available.

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Wellness Center's 'Tri Again' yard sale July 30 - 31

The UNC Wellness Center's Super Sprint Triathlon is coming up July 31. This year, the Wellness Center will host its first “Tri Again” yard sale of gently used sports equipment July 30 - 31. The triathlon and the yard sale benefit the UNC Wellness Medical Fitness Scholarship.

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Join us for the 2011 Triangle Heart Walk!

Join us for the 2011 Triangle Heart Walk Sunday, Sept. 25, at the RBC Center in Raleigh.

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Scrubs and Shoes fundraising sale

A Scrubs and Shoes Fundraising Sale will be held in the Children's Hospital Lobby Tuesday, July 12 - Thursday, July 14.

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UNC Health Care Night at the Carolina RailHawks

Come join UNC Health Care, Rex Healthcare and Chatham Hospital employees in watching some great local soccer as the Carolina Railhawks take on the Ft. Lauderdale Strikers on Saturday, Aug. 20, at 7 p.m. Tickets are only $12 for adults and $10 for youth, and that includes a match ticket (for great seats!) and a meal voucher.

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