Notes

Timely notes or news at the UNM CCC.

June 28, 2019

Stem Cell Transplant Program Expands

By msequeira msequeira

Welcome Dr. Trivedi! Jigar Trivedi, PharmD, joined the UNM Cancer Center this week as a faculty member in the Division of Hematology/Oncology. Dr. Trivedi will be working in the Stem Cell and Bone Marrow Transplant program to develop autologous and allogeneic transplant protocols and CAR-T regimens.

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Tags: faculty


June 20, 2019

New employees

By msequeira msequeira

Welcome to our newest employees at the UNM Cancer Center!

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Tags: new employee, new employee orientation, New Staff


June 14, 2019

Meet our Outpatient Pharmacy Team!

By msequeira msequeira

Meet Amy, pharmacist-in-charge Amy Zarick is our newest Cancer Center Pharmacist retail pharmacist. Her warm personality and enthusiasm are a great fit at the UNM Cancer Center.  Drawn here by the opportunity for a fulfilling career and to specialize in oncology medicine, she’s already stepped up to become one of our lead oral oncology pharmacists. A […]

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Tags: employee, new employee, pharmacy


June 13, 2019

Changes to ERA

By msequeira msequeira

The New Mexico state legislature has made significant changes to the Education Retirement Act (ERA) that go into effect on July 1st. Read the Return to Work Retiree Letter. Any questions regarding the legislative changes to the Education Retirement Act (ERA) should be directed to the Service Center at (505) 277-MyHR (6947).

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Tags: ERA, HR, Retirement


May 23, 2019

TigerText is Here!

By msequeira msequeira

What is it? TigerText is a new messaging tool to send HIPAA-compliant emails and documents. OK. When should I use it? Use TigerText when communicating sensitive patient information. Please don’t use email to send information that contains patient names, MRNs, or other identifying information How do I use it? Check your email for instructions to […]

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Tags: Clinic, employee, faculty, Research, staff


May 22, 2019

BRF Data Center Downtime this weekend

By msequeira msequeira

In case you missed it … Memorial Day Weekend BRF Data Center Downtime What’s happening: The HSC Chief Information Office is investing in improvements to our business continuity capability for the education and research computing environment. This requires a major power upgrade to accommodate new, higher capacity uninterruptible power supply systems in the BRF data center.   […]

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Tags: downtime, IT, Research


May 9, 2019

N95 Training and Fit Test — New Class Added!

By msequeira msequeira

New Class Added! Thursday, May 23, from 1 to 4 pm Do You Use a Respirator? You’ll need this training and a Fit test if … your job duties require you to be medically cleared once per year (or after a significant change in your medical condition. you need to renew your Fit test. Sign […]

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Tags: employee, safety


May 8, 2019

Pizza tomorrow!

By msequeira msequeira

Celebrate Healthcare Workers Week! In recognition of Healthcare Workers Week, pizza will be served in the Breakroom (Ground Level-Admin building) from 12:00 noon to 1:30 pm on Thursday, May 9. Employees are allowed two (2) slices of pizza, which they can enjoy in their respective break areas, not at their desks. Please Note:  Employees cannot […]

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Tags: appreciation, employee


March 27, 2019

Free Cookies!

By msequeira msequeira

Thanks to a generous donation in memory of Carol Henson, there will be free cookies for staff: Education Wing Tuesday, April 2, at 10 am. Please stop by to enjoy a sweet treat as a thank you for all you do to care for our patients!

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Tags: employee, faculty, staff


March 21, 2019

Lobo Men’s Basketball to Visit Mar. 29

By msequeira msequeira

The Lobo Men’s Basketball team will visit the UNM Cancer Center Friday, March 29, 2019. They will arrive at 3 pm to meet and greet our patients, staff and faculty in the clinic main lobby on the first floor. Come join the fun!

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Tags: Clinic, faculty, patients, staff