For Our Employees
Open Enrollment Is Coming Soon!
Benefits Open Enrollment will be held Monday, October 12, through 3 pm on Monday, November 2. The 2016 Benefits Handbooks are being mailed to employees’ home addresses this year and should arrive around Oct. 8. Look for much more information about benefits changes and opportunities for 2016 in the next issue of Microscope and the WakeMed Weekly, and refer to your 2016 Benefits Handbook when it arrives at your home for benefit plan details.
Oct. 7: Stroke-Aware: A Stroke Education Event
10 am to 2 pm, Raleigh Campus Courtyard How much do you know about the signs, symptoms and treatment of stroke? Whether you are a stroke caregiver, have experienced a stroke, or just want to learn more, you’re invited to expand your knowledge at this fun, interactive event. All WakeMed employees, patients, visitors and the community are invited to attend. Continuing education and stroke hours will be provided by Nursing Education. Learn more.
October is Flu-tober at WakeMed; Clinical & Non-clinical Volunteers Needed
Occupational Health & Safety Services will offer free influenza vaccines for all WakeMed employees during the month of October – or Flu-tober. All WakeMed employees and medical staff members must receive an influenza vaccination or receive an exemption by October 31. If you receive a flu shot at a different location (clinic, physician office, pharmacy), you must provide documentation to Occupational Health by October 31. Occupational Health is recruiting volunteers (clinical and non-clinical) to help with the vaccination campaign. If you are interested in helping out, contact occupational health.