January 22, 2015

Outside the hospital, use of methadone to treat pain carries a 46 percent increased risk of death when compared to the equally effective but more costly alternative, morphine SR (sustained release). Read more...

New tool to enhance VUMC employee evaluation process


This year, Vanderbilt University Medical Center is using a new technology and format for mid-year and annual performance evaluations. A new tool, called Performance Central, will open this week for VUMC employees to begin mid-year self-evaluations. Read more...

"State of the Adult Enterprise--Driving Value" address set for Tuesday, Jan. 27


David Posch, CEO of the Vanderbilt Hospital and Clinics and executive director of the Vanderbilt Medical Group, will present highlights from the previous fiscal year as well as this year's goals for driving value in the hospital and clinics. Read more...

Protect yourself against phishing attacks


The Internet Crime Complaint Center (IC3) has issued a nationwide warning regarding phishing attacks on human resource systems, in which phishers reroute employees' direct deposits. Read more...

Medical Center Drive to have lane closed tomorrow and Saturday


On Friday, Jan. 23, and Saturday, Jan. 24, from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m., Medical Center Drive will have one lane closed on the east side of the street. Read more...

Latest news from the VUMC Reporter is available online


The latest news from this week's VUMC Reporter is available at www.mc.vanderbilt.edu/reporter. Read more...