General Announcements

November 23, 2021

Annual ‘Covered in Love’ Blanket Drive Launched

Ben Boulden

UAMS Volunteer Services has kicked off their annual Covered in Love blanket drive. They are asking for donations of new blankets to be given to patients who are here during the holidays.

Major Shift in Traffic Dec. 11 as Cedar Street to Close Permanently

News Staff

Traffic on Pine and Cedar streets on the east side of the UAMS main campus will shift on Saturday, Dec. 11 when Cedar Street permanently closes.

No ‘UAMS Announcements’ Email on Thursday, Nov. 25

Ben Boulden

Because of the Thanksgiving Day holiday, the ‘UAMS Announcements’ email will not be distributed on Thursday, Nov. 25. Please submit any announcements for next week no later than 5 p.m., Monday, Nov. 22.

November 18, 2021

Volunteers Needed for Patient Call Light Coverage

News Staff

Supervisors and managers in non-clinical areas are asked to look at the workloads of their staff and determine if any non-critical work can be delayed to allow staff to offer support to answer patient call lights.

Diagnostic Medical Sonography Information Session Nov. 30

Ben Boulden

The Radiologic Imaging Sciences program will conduct an Information Session via Zoom from 4-5 p.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 30. Discover what seeing with sound is all about.

UAMS Police Offers Safety Tips for Holiday Season

News Staff

During the holidays, the potential for thefts and robberies increase. While there’s no need to be afraid, you should keep in mind the following holiday safety reminders…

November 17, 2021

Beta Testers Wanted for UAMS Health Mobile App

Ben Boulden

UAMS is seeking volunteers to test the new UAMS Health mobile app announced in the Chancellor’s Town Hall on Nov. 15.

Updates to Hospital Visiting Policies Now in Effect

Ben Boulden

Effective Monday, Nov. 22, visiting hours for the hospital will expand from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. to 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.

November 16, 2021

IT Security Tightens to Prevent ‘Zoombombing’

Ben Boulden

Zoom and UAMS are implementing tighter security measures for Zoom meetings. Effective immediately, all Zoom meetings scheduled on the UAMS Zoom account will require a passcode. Note that meeting links should never be published to web pages.

UAMS Compliance ‘Champions’ for 2021 Chosen

Ben Boulden

To highlight Corporate Compliance and Ethics Week from Nov. 7-13, each of the four areas of the UAMS Office of Institutional Compliance has selected one member of Team UAMS to recognize as their Compliance Champion. 

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