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  • Eleven Years of Partners in Education
    With the help of UMC EMS and YOU, UMC successfully delivered 115 food bags to Brown Elementary School before they let out for Spring Break.
  • Advanced Practice Provider Spotlight: Matt Pringle
    Advanced Practice Providers, or APPs, are medical providers, such as Nurse Practitioners or Physician’s Assistants, who are trained and educated similarly to physicians.
  • EMS Recognition
    We are so proud of UMC EMS for, once again, achieving the Accredited Center of Excellence (ACE) award!
  • You Make a Difference
    A couple of articles ago, you read about the difference you are making in our community. We have received many forms of communication that prove you truly are making a difference! One of these is the below UMC Childcare testimonial...
  • UMC’s 2020 Retention Bonus
    To be the employer of choice, we must continually re-recruit you— the most valuable asset of UMC. Why? Because talent always has a choice. And we want your choice to be UMC for the rest of your career.
  • UMC Heroes
    During this crisis in particular, we want to recognize and extend our heartfelt gratitude to you for your flexibility, bravery, compassion and dedication. Each and every one of you are #umcheroes! You have amazed us with your ability to take on new tasks and a new temporary norm.
  • Always Nurse Celebration
    Twice a year, we host a celebration for our Always Nurses: nurses perceived as always responsive and communicating well, as indicated on patient surveys—our first event of 2020 was in February.
  • Pampering our Patients
    Our Radiation Oncology waiting area was recently renovated to make cancer patients more comfortable during their radiation treatment visits. The space has now become less clinical and more of a soothing, spa-like experience.
  • Congrats to another 40-year employee
    Rosemary Christiansen has dedicated 40 years of her life to UMC. We are so grateful for her service in our health system! Read below to learn what she loves about UMC and why she continues to work here.
  • Wagging Into our Hearts
    Last month, our pet therapy team partnered with Lexy’s Legacy to deliver gift baskets to patients at the UMC Cancer Center.
  • Battle of the Brands
    We are so proud of the UMC Marketing team continually working hard to put UMC Health System on the map the!
  • Monthly Ambassador Spotlight: Ryan Schalles commissioning ceremony
    For almost a year now, we have kept the conversation of UMC Ambassadorship going. Many of you have been great at being an ambassador —sharing our culture and passion—to patients, the community and to your coworkers.
  • Your Dollars Make a Difference
    Last month we held our annual KLLL Radiothon. Each year, the UMC Foundation partners with this local radio station to raise money for Children’s Miracle Network at UMC’s Children’s Hospital, and this year, we raised over $79,000.
  • Zero Heroes - February 2020
As most of you know, UMC has a goal of being a High Reliability Organization (HRO). This means, although we operate in high risk environments, we aim for ZERO preventable harm.
  • Cardiac Rehab Spotlight
    When a patient has a major cardiac event, or surgery associated with the heart, their next step of care is Cardiac Rehabilitation.
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