April 11

TEDMED 2012 simulcast in Bondurant Hall

The School of Medicine will simulcast the TEDMED LIVE event April 10 – 13 in Bondurant Hall room G-074. Please note that the conference is not available on the web.

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Curious about the state of the Affordable Care Act?

If so, read Jonathan Oberlander's Q&A with the New York Times' reporter Gina Kolata. Dr. Oberlander is Professor of Social Medicine in the School of Medicine, and Professor of Health Policy and Management in the School of Public Health.

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Masimo on-site education to begin April 11

The UNC Health System will be switching to Masimo Pulse Oximeters with a "Go-Live" date of April 23. Please watch your email for communication on when your unit will be converted. In addition, on site hands on education begins today, April 11.

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Spring Football game Saturday, April 14

If you are working on Saturday, April 14, please plan ahead as traffic around campus may be heavier than normal from 10 a.m. - 7 p.m. due to the UNC Spring Football game, which is scheduled for 3 p.m.

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Electronics Fundraising Sale

An Infinite Electronics fundraising sale will be held in the NC Children's Hospital lobby Tuesday, April 17 - Thursday, April 19.

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New release of WebCIS coming this week

A new version of WebCIS will be released within the week. This version will contain new functionality dealing with the “Patient Clinical Summary” that is required for meeting “Meaningful Use” measures.

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Triangle Physician Network name change

In July, Triangle Physician Network (TPN) will change its name to UNC Physicians Network. This change will better reflect TPN’s expansion beyond the triangle and better leverage the reputation and name recognition offered by UNC.

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Ten minutes that could save your life: Head & Neck Cancer Screening Event

UNC Health Care will offer free screenings during Oral, Head and Neck Cancer Awareness Week, on April 25 from 1 - 4 p.m.

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A message from Dr. Roper on legislation proposed April 10

Please read the following message from Dr. Bill Roper regarding legislation proposed Tuesday, April 10, by the House Select Committee on State Owned Assets.

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Lab Memo: Laboratory Information Systems Downtime

On Sunday, April 15, between 06:00 - 17:00 (6 a.m. - 5 p.m.), the Laboratory Information System interfaces will be down due to a system migration occurring.

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News from H.R.

News updates include: NC Supplemental Plans Representative Visit, Employee Records at the Hospital, Employee Benefit and Services Fair, Fidelity Representative Session, MetLife Auto & Home Onsite Visit, Employee Benefits at the Hospital, Deadline for Boshamer Day Registration and Career Opportunities.

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Fire alarm and sprinkler testing April 16 - 20

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

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Employee Benefit and Services Fair

The Employee Benefit and Services Fair is Friday, April 13, in the Women's and Children's Lobbies from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.

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Annual Family Day at Carolina Baseball - May 6

Employee Recreation’s annual Boshamer Family Day will take place on Sunday, May 6 at 12 noon. Come out with your friends, family and co-workers to enjoy an afternoon of college baseball...and for those of you that have attended in the past, a game of Baseball Bingo!

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Coming soon from Nutrition and Food Services - Restaurant Delivery!

On April 21, Nutrition and Food Services (NFS) will launch its long anticipated "Restaurant Delivery" program. This program will take advantage of the retail concepts NFS has developed at UNC Health Care by offering our delicious items to patients. With Restaurant Delivery, patients will be able to order their meals when they are ready, thus, enhancing their food service experiences.

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