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Dec 5, 2019

Flu Vaccine Update

By msequeira @msequeira
Our flu vaccine campaign has ended. We do not have any more vaccines for UNMCCC staff. If you have not received your flu shot yet, you will need to go to your local pharmacy to get the vaccine. You will then need to bring your proof of vaccination to the 4th [...]
Dec 4, 2019

PEP 101 Courses

By msequeira @msequeira
HR has scheduled a series of PEP 101 courses at the Lobo Lab in the SUB. We will be going over the process of the PEP and troubleshooting common problems. We encourage managers and HR agents to attend so that you can learn tips and techniques in completing employee’s reviews. [...]
Dec 4, 2019

Holiday Lunch!

By msequeira @msequeira
Bring your appetite and enjoy a delicious meal! All faculty and staff are invited to the UNMH Holiday Lunch: Thursday, December 12, 2019 11 am to 1 pm UNMCCC Foyer at 1201 Camino de Salud  
Holiday Lunch!
Dec 2, 2019

Electronic W-2 and 1095-C forms now available

By msequeira @msequeira
Did you know that you can opt to receive your W-2 and 1095-C forms electronically? If you want to receive these forms electronically, you'll need to complete an electronic consent by Wednesday, January 15th, 2020. Consenting to receive these forms electronically means that paper copies will not be mailed to you. [...]
Nov 26, 2019

Annual IHS Courses for Colposcopy and HPV

By msequeira @msequeira
This one-day course will update the practicing colposcopist on many cutting edge developments related to the practice of colposcopy and the diagnosis and management of HPV related lower anogenital tract disease. Registration now open -- register today!Download the Colposcopy and HPV flyer for more information. Local and internationally renowned speakers will address [...]
Annual IHS Courses for Colposcopy and HPV
Nov 26, 2019

Free Holiday Luncheon Dec. 12

By UNM CCC @robin
Mark your calendars to leave your lunch at home! UNMCCC invites all our wonderful faculty and staff to join us for some holiday cheer on Dec. 12. The free, traditional holiday meal will be served from 11 am to 1 pm in the UNM CCC Educational Wing.
Free Holiday Luncheon Dec. 12
Nov 25, 2019

NMTR Holiday Bake Sale

By msequeira @msequeira
Sweeten up for the holidays! Get some baked goods and get a chance to win a holiday basket.  The New Mexico Tumor Registry is raising money to adopt cancer patients and their families for the holidays. All proceeds will help make their holidays special.  Where: CRF Building LobbyDay: December 6, 2019 Time: [...]
NMTR Holiday Bake Sale
Nov 21, 2019

Lobos Love Pink this Saturday!

By msequeira @msequeira
Our Lobos Love Pink Football game is this Saturday, Nov. 23! (Yes, it was rescheduled from Nov. 9). Come howl your support for the Lobos, for our breast cancer patients, and for eveyone affected by breast cancer. Wear pink and get $9 tickets at the door! Lobos Love [...]
Lobos Love Pink this Saturday!
Nov 21, 2019

Intranet Refresh

By msequeira @msequeira
Our new intranet will launch Nov. 26. Stay tuned! The new site has all the content of our current site, but has easier navigation and a new look and feel.
Intranet Refresh
Nov 21, 2019

Please welcome our newest employees

By msequeira @msequeira
Welcome to our new employees! Our new employees are: Yvonne Luna, Coding Tevi Torney, Coding Jessica Salazar, Clinical Trials Office Audrey Simplicio, Research Administration Joshua Baker, Clinical Trials Office Bethany Gallegos, Patient Services Catherine [...]
Please welcome our newest employees
Nov 21, 2019

And the Research Day Poster Winners Are ...

By msequeira @msequeira
Thank you also to everyone who submitted a poster at Monday's Research Day event. The judges' scores have been tallied and the poster winners are:

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And the Research Day Poster Winners Are ...
Nov 20, 2019

Faculty Promotions - Congrats!

By msequeira @msequeira
Congratulations to our faculty who have recently received promotions! You can view all the recently promoted HSC faculty in the lobby of the Domenici Auditorium. Here are the newly promoted UNM Cancer Center faculty: Cecilia Arana Yi, MD, Associate Professor, Clinician EducatorUrsa Brown-Glaberman, MD, Associate Professor, Clinician EducatorBrad Cushnyr, MD, Professor, Clinician [...]
Nov 19, 2019

Thanks for a Great Research Day Event!

By msequeira @msequeira
Thank you to everyone who participated in the annual Research Day event on Nov. 18. The event welcomed 225 attendees, and our 15 judges awarded prizes to 13 poster winners. Stay tuned for the announcement of the winners!
Nov 15, 2019

HIPAA Reminder

By msequeira @msequeira
Under HIPAA, (Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996), we must make a reasonable effort to limit the use or disclosure of Patient Health Information (PHI) to a minimum amount of information necessary to accomplish an appropriate business purpose only. Employees may NOT access their own medical record or other [...]
Nov 15, 2019

Time Entry Changes

By msequeira @msequeira
Dear Lobo Time Users, The Cancer Center Payroll Team continues to receive Lobo Time edit requests directly from employees. Although the Payroll Team would like to assist with these changes, we have concerns about making timecard edits without manager/supervisor input and approval. Beginning Monday, November 11th  the Cancer Center Payroll Team will [...]
Nov 15, 2019

Thanksgiving Tree

By msequeira @msequeira
Do you have something to be thankful for this year? Add it to the Thanksgiving tree! Visit the tree in the UNMCCC Pharmacy, Clinic 1st Floor.  
Thanksgiving Tree
Nov 13, 2019

Research Day! Monday, Nov. 18

By msequeira @msequeira
The 2019 UNM Comprehensive Cancer Center Research Day & Recruitment Event is just around the corner, next Monday, November 18, 2019 from 1:00pm-6:30pm. We will have oral and poster presentations from our trainees,  presentations from new faculty, and presentations from our three Research Programs: Cancer Control & Population Sciences Cellular & Molecular Oncology, [...]
Nov 4, 2019

Halloween Floor Wars!

By msequeira @msequeira
The Halloween Floor Wars Trophy is awarded to CCRA for the “Coco the Movie” theme. (click for larger image) It was a tough choice for the judges. There was so much creativity and so many wonderful illusions! For the first time this year, the winning team was awarded a trophy, which will be [...]
Halloween Floor Wars!
Nov 4, 2019

FSA Open Enrollment: Open Nov. 6 - 22

By msequeira @msequeira
Open Enrollment for UNM’s Flexible Spending Accounts (FSAs) begins Wednesday, Nov. 6.  The UNM Benefits Department needs assistance from your department in reaching out to employees who are: working in a remote location with no computer access on a leave status on a sabbatical taking extended time away from work If you currently have or [...]
Nov 4, 2019

Clinic Holiday Schedule

By msequeira @msequeira
Please note the clinic schedule for the upcoming holidays: The Clinics will be OPEN on: 

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Oct 29, 2019

Rapid Response Number/Process Change

By UNM CCC @robin
In order for Rapid Response to track, record and standardize their calls they are changing our process to mirror the hospital. They will no longer use the cell phone number that is posted, instead please call 333 on a Cancer Center or UH desk phone, 272-3333 or 925-3333 on your [...]
Oct 25, 2019

Updates to VPN Coming!

By msequeira @msequeira
Did you know that HSC IT is upgrading the VPN access process? After Nov. 30, your Cisco Any Connect access will not work. To maintain your VPN access, upgrade to Pulse Secure before Nov. 30. Download instructions.
Oct 24, 2019

Save the Date: NANETs Conference

By msequeira @msequeira
The North American Neuroendocrine Tumor Society (NANETS), and the University of New Mexico invite you to attend a valuable medical education conference on the multidisciplinary management of neuroendocrine disease. Medical professionals involved with or interested in the treatment of patients with neuroendocrine tumors (NETs) should attend this one-day conference. No charge [...]
Save the Date: NANETs Conference
Oct 24, 2019

Employee Engagement Survey - Complete by Nov. 10

By msequeira @msequeira
On behalf of University of New Mexico Cancer Center and the entire leadership team, you are cordially invited to participate in the 2019 Employee Engagement Survey. To ensure that each of you has the opportunity to be heard, we have selected the consulting firm, Press Ganey Associates, Inc. to conduct [...]
Oct 24, 2019

NMTR Bake Sale!

By msequeira @msequeira
Buy something sweet, do something sweet All proceeds go toward adopting cancer center patients and their families during the holidays. CRF LobbyThursday, October 31 from 8 to 11 amCash only
NMTR Bake Sale!