June 14, 2018

Zeena M. Abdulahad, Vice President of Development at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center in New York, has been named Vanderbilt University Medical Center's new Executive Vice President and Chief Development Officer. Abdulahad will join VUMC Sept. 1. Read more...

Rothman named to new role of Medical Director for VUMC Revenue Cycle


Brian Rothman, MD, associate professor of Anesthesiology, Biomedical Informatics and Surgery, and medical director for Perioperative Informatics, has been named to the newly created position of Medical Director for Vanderbilt University Medical Center Revenue Cycle. Read more...

Systems conversions blackout period affects password changes, Card Services, point-of-sale and debit systems, more


During the transition, the Medical Center Card Services office will be closed June 20-22. The Card Services office will close at 3 p.m. on Tuesday, June 19 and open again for regular business hours on Monday, June 25. Read more...

"Badge Tap" feature coming to CWS machines on June 20


On June 20, clinical workstations (CWS) throughout the Medical Center will have new functionality known as "Badge Tap." This new functionality allows users to quickly access CWS desktops, including critical patient care applications such as eStar. Read more...

Dads of the Medical Center


Father knows best -- about finding a great place to work. How many of these father-daughter and father-son pairs do you know? Read more...

United Voices of Vanderbilt Summer Concert is tomorrow


The concert will feature a diverse selection of music including Motown hits and musicals, including songs from the movie "Grease." The event is open to the VUMC and Vanderbilt University community, and the general public. Read more...

My Health at Vanderbilt rolls out Fast Pass for quicker appointments


Fast Pass allows users who have an appointment with a VUMC provider to join a waitlist for an earlier appointment if one becomes available. Read more...

One-day follow-up Joint Commission survey to take place between June 18 and July 2


The Joint Commission will conduct a follow-up visit to review a few opportunities for improvement around suicidal ideation assessments for incoming patients, physical space modifications for patients across VUMC with behavioral health diagnoses and reprocessing of sterile instruments. Read more...

Key dates to know for fiscal year 2018 flexPTO rollover


As fiscal year 2018 comes to a close, there are several important dates to know regarding your flexPTO allotments. Read more...

Annual self-evaluations due June 22


The deadline to submit your annual self-evaluation is June 22. All VUMC staff will need to complete a self-evaluation in Performance Central on the HR Website. Read more...

Pedestrian bridge outside Medical Center North and MRB 3 to be closed for maintenance June 18-Aug. 16


The pedestrian bridge and walkway at 21st Avenue South and Edgehill Avenue will undergo routine maintenance this summer. The scope of work includes topping slab replacement and painting of the entire walkway and bridge. Read more...

Stories from this week's VUMC Reporter are available now


Stories from this week's edition of the VUMC Reporter, are now posted. Read more...