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Reselling or Recycling Electronic Media? Learn safe tips

May 18, 2015

A common cause of large breaches of PHI is improper disposal of electronic devices or media that were once used for storage. Devices include but are not limited to: Desktops, laptops,…

Survival Flight accreditation visit June 18-19

May 15, 2015

The Commission on Accreditation of Medical Transport Systems will conduct an accreditation site visit of Survival Flight on June 18 and 19, 2015. The purpose of the site visit will be…

Financial Systems tools downtime May 15-18

May 14, 2015

UMHS Financial Systems and MCIT will be applying a mandatory update to the Financial Systems database server over the weekend of May 15. During this upgrade, availability of all UMHS Financial…

Human Genetics Seminar presented by Karlene Cimprich, Ph.D. (May 18)

May 14, 2015

The Department of Human Genetics seminar features "Mechanisms for the Maintenance of Genome Stability" presented by Karlene Cimprich, Ph.D., professor of Chemical and Systems Biology,Stanford University, School of Medicine.The program will take…

Specialty drugs drive up U-M prescription drug plan costs

May 14, 2015

The university’s prescription drug plan for faculty, staff and retirees continued to outperform cost benchmarks in 2014, but rising specialty drug costs present challenges for the future. The plan cost increased…

UMHS staff receive grief relief with programs, support

May 12, 2015

Like many UMHS faculty and staff who work in clinical care settings, the nurses, technicians and administrative staff on the 8D Progressive Care unit at University Hospital experience loss and grief…

May programs celebrate National Mental Health Month

May 11, 2015

Like your physical health, your emotional well-being is an essential part of your overall wellness, and requires ongoing attention and care.  According to Mental Health America, “Emotional well-being gives you the…

Secure PHI when videoconferencing

May 11, 2015

Videoconferences with patients are encouraged as an important part of our clinical, education and research mission. Clinical videoconferences are subject to additional concerns regarding confidentiality, medical licensure, hospital privileging and other…

Registration closes tomorrow for Step It Up! exercise program

May 11, 2015

Sync your Fitbit to the new Step It Up!® program and challenge yourself to reach at least 250,000 steps over this six-week program. Set up your own Fitbit® to automatically sync…