Weekly Announcements

Epic Secure Text Messaging is coming to UCMC and will be available to physicians and residents starting October 15th (Monday). More education to come on this new feature. In the meantime, please make sure that you have Haiku (Epic) downloaded to your smartphone and that you can sign into the app. If you need assistance, check out the "Technology and Apps" presentation found in Intern Orientation under the "Essentials" tab

The Residency Coaching Program is starting soon! This will be a great way to get feedback after rotations and improve your clinical skills with the assistance of a coach. We are hoping to learna as much as can from this process so please take time to complete the voluntary and anonymous survey that you were emailed this week

All IM and MP residents are eligible to receive a complimentary e-subscription to The American Journal of Medicine in 2019! Just complete this online form by 11/19/18. The subscription starts in January

R1s! Make sure that you schedule your annual evaluation with Dr. Rouan. Complete the doodle poll that Jillian sent you to secure a date

The review for the GIM Mathis test is on 10/16. If you would like to review any other Mathis tests from the last year, touch base with Amanda

Please remember to mark the "Follow Up" tasks as complete in Epic. This process is essential and long-call and overnight to ensure (and document) that important items are being done

Flu/TB and Requirements—MUST BE DONE BY EVERY RESIDENT BY 5 pm 12/10/18
Annual Flu vaccinations and TB tests will be available during the months of October and November. Flu vaccinations and TB tests are required for ALL residents, regardless of start date. Residents and Fellows will have the following vaccination and TB test options:

  • Resident Lunches:
    Tuesday 10/9 and Tuesday 11/13– 10:45 am to 1:15 pm

  • UCMC Across from Starbucks:
    Tuesday 10/2 10 am to 2 pm
    Tuesday 10/9 11 am to 1:30 pm (Benefit Fair)
    Friday 10/12 10 am to 2 pm

  • B Pavilion, Room 1107:
    Mondays 10/15-11/26 9 am to 3 pm
    Tuesdays 10/16-11/27 9 am to 3 pm
    Fridays 10/19-11/30 (closed 11/23) 9 am to 3 pm

  • Associate Health and Wellness at the UC Health Business Center, A Level (South Entrance), 3200 Burnet:
    Mondays-Thursdays 6:30 am to 5 pm
    Fridays 6:30 am to 4 pm

We want to make this site the best possible resource for residents. If you have any feedback and/or ideas, then feel free to let us know in the anonymous "Feedback" section found on the sidebar

Please continue submitting Shout Outs and tagging your pictures to @outsidethesilverfridge on Instagram