Items Tagged ‘employee’

October 17, 2019

Policies, Procedures and Guidelines – Sept. and Oct.

By msequeira msequeira

UNMCCC Clinical Operations Committee approved the following Policy, Procedures and Guidelines for the months of September and October 2019. Use PolicyMedical to review these policies: September 2019 Approvals Bomb Threat Guideline – Explains how to handle bomb threats.  Care of Forensic Patients Procedure:  The procedure had a title change to Security for Person in Custody of […]

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Tags: employee, guidelines, policies, procedure, staff


September 24, 2019

2019 Flu Vaccine Information

By msequeira msequeira

It’s that time of year again! We have received enough flu vaccine to start vaccinating all our staff and patients. The HSC official flu campaign will begin Monday, September 30, 2019 through Friday, November 29, 2018. The Cancer Center will offer its employees influenza vaccines Monday, September 30, 2019, through Wednesday, November 27, 2019.  After Wednesday, […]

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Tags: employee, employee health


August 9, 2019

Help Yourself, Help Others

By msequeira msequeira

Emergency preparedness on a university campus can present many challenges. A campus environment includes not only an extremely large geographical area but also a continuously changing population. Emergency planning must protect people as well as the institution’s operations such as research, athletic and entertainment events, food services, housing and transportation. Please contribute to our campus […]

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Tags: employee, safety


June 28, 2019

Proactive Privacy Monitoring Solution

By msequeira msequeira

In 2018, the UNM-HSC Privacy Office announced a new proactive privacy monitoring solution from Maize Analytics to ensure compliance with healthcare regulations and internal policies. Due to this 2018 change to HSC policy, workforce members are no longer permitted to look at their own EMR in PowerChart (Cerner) By proactively protecting our patients’ privacy we […]

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Tags: EHR, employee, employee info, HIPAA, privacy


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


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 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 27, 2019

Walk Out on Work next Wednesday, April 3

By msequeira msequeira

Walk Out on Work Wednesday Set for April 3 April is “Move More Month.” To encourage UNM staff and faculty to move more during their workdays, Employee Wellness will be organizing its annual Walk Out on Work event on Wednesday, April 3. Walking groups will be meeting at various locations and starting at different times […]

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Tags: employee, wellness