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COVID-19 Boosters and Third Doses Coronavirus

Details: COVID-19 Third Dose – Recommendations for Immunocompromised. In August 2021, the CDC issued third dose (Pfizer or Moderna) recommendations for individuals who are moderately or severely immunocompromised.. You are eligible to receive a third dose if you are either:. Aged 12 and above and you completed the two shots of the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine at least 28 days ago; or

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Why UConn Health UConn Health

Details: UConn Health is dedicated to helping people achieve and maintain healthy lives and restoring wellness/health to maximum attainable levels. In this quest, we will continuously enable students, professionals and agencies in promoting the health of Connecticut’s citizens.

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Healthcare Compliance

Details: Healthcare ComplianceThe Healthcare Compliance team works to: Educate the UConn Health workforce on key compliance topics such as preventing fraud, waste and abuse. Provide guidance and clarification to the UConn Health workforce on applicable laws, regulations, and policies. Conduct periodic ri

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UConn Health Mandatory COVID-19 Vaccination Policy …

Details: UConn Health Mandatory COVID-19 Vaccination Policy . Medical Exemption, Medical Deferral, or Personal Deferral Request . Instructions. In our continued effort to protect the safety of our patients, colleagues, and community, UConn Health is requiring all of UConn Health Workforce Members to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19.

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Patient Request to Access Medical Records

Details: *Health information transmitted via unencrypted email is not secure. I understand and accept that there are risks associated with transmitting my health information using unencrypted electronic formats, including access by an unintended third

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Flu Vaccination Program UConn Health

Details: Flu Vaccination Program Getting a flu shot, practicing safe hygiene like frequent handwashing, and staying home when sick are our best preventive measures against the spread of influenza. This is especially important in a health care setting …

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Influenza Vaccination Policy for Healthcare

Details: Health care workers include (but are not limited to) physicians and other licensed providers, nurses, nursing assistants, therapists, technicians, emergency medical service personnel, dental personnel, pharmacists, laboratory personnel, autopsy personnel, students and trainees, contractual staff not

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The Jackson Laboratory for Genomic Medicine

Details: The attraction of The Jackson Laboratory (JAX) to Connecticut is a direct result of the state’s investment in Bioscience Connecticut. The Jackson Laboratory for Genomic Medicine enables Connecticut to assume a position of global leadership in developing new medical treatments tailored to each patient’s unique genetic makeup.

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From the Residents Graduate Medical Education

Details: I have interests in women’s health issues, reproductive psychiatry, and pain management. In my free time, I enjoy international travel, live music, and great seafood. Ultimately, doctoring begins with the ability to listen to and connect with others, foster relationships with patients and within the community.

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Adoption Advocate

Details: health issues. Without support from someone who can guide them through the educational process, foster youth often lose out. the role of Educational liaisons Involved parents typically provide their children with educational support, ensuring that they are making positive academic gains.

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Mask Protocol Coronavirus

Details: UConn Health has had a Universal Mask Protocol in place since April 3, 2020 with periodic updates based on COVID-19 data, safety evidence, and state and federal public health recommendations. The new guidance issued on May 19, 2021 by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), does not apply to UConn Health as a health care institution.

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Disclaimers and Statements UConn Health

Details: Disclaimers and Statements Non-Discrimination Policy Statement UConn Health complies with all applicable federal laws and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, disability, or sex. UConn Health does not exclude people or treat them differently because of race, c

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Community and Continuing Medical Education

Details: UConn Health Tumor Board CME . Provided by the UConn School of Medicine and Office of Community and Continuing Medical Education. The University of Connecticut School of Medicine, Office of Community and Continuing Medical Education, is now offering CME to our UConn licensed physician faculty/clinicians, affiliated UConn licensed physician faculty/clinicians, APRN’s, and other invitees or

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Introduction to Social Determinants of Health University

Details: Namely, it contributes to delay in diagnoses, less effective, inefficient and costlier health-care delivery and utilization, health disparities, patient dissatisfaction, and clinician burnout. 17 This trend is true among more than just physicians, as most health professionals supported social needs screening in clinical settings (84%).

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Residents – PGY1 Graduate Medical Education

Details: As a health care setting, UConn Health still requires face masks and physically distancing inside our facilities. Get the latest on visitor guidelines, COVID-19 vaccines, and safety measures we have in place.

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Immunocompromising Medications Coronavirus

Details: Immunocompromising MedicationsPatients who are actively taking immune-suppressing or modulating medications on the following (alphabetized) list compiled by UConn Health physicians may be eligible for a third dose of COVID-19 vaccine. Please note that this list is instructive, and not intended t

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CLINICAL POLICY Patient Complaints and

Details: UConn Health will inform patients and/or their representative of this right and how to report a complaint/grievance. 1. UConn Health shall provide and adhere to a procedure for receiving, reviewing, resolving and responding to patient complaints and/or grievances in a timely manner. 2.

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Blackboard Collaborate

Details: Blackboard Collaborate™ is a simple, convenient, and reliable online collaborative learning solution. The tool is tightly integrated with HuskyCT, the University’s learning management system, and its features complement the existing functionality of HuskyCT. Collaborate also has unique in

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Affiliated Hospitals Graduate Medical Education

Details: UConn Health is a vibrant, integrated academic medical center that is entering an era of unprecedented growth in all three areas of its mission: academics, research, and clinical care. A commitment to human health and well-being has been of utmost importance to UConn Health since the founding of the University of Connecticut Schools of Medicine and Dental Medicine in 1961.

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UConn Health Mandatory COVID-19 Vaccination Policy

Details: A. UConn Health is committed to protecting our patients, staff, learners, and the community from COVID-19. In our continued effort to protect our UConn Health community, and in consideration of guidance released by the Connecticut Hospital

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2021 Annual Compliance Training

Details: As a health care setting, UConn Health still requires face masks and physically distancing inside our facilities. Get the latest on visitor guidelines, COVID-19 vaccines, and safety measures we have in place.

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Mood, Cognition, and Aging Research Program

Details: As a health care setting, UConn Health still requires face masks and physically distancing inside our facilities. Get the latest on visitor guidelines, COVID-19 vaccines, and safety measures we have in place. COVID-19 Information Schedule COVID-19 Vaccine Employee Mandatory Vaccination.

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Enhancing Independence in Older Adults UConn Health

Details: An elite national research collaborative to shape the future of geriatrics to help older adults maintain their independence now includes UConn Health. The UConn Center on Aging recently won a $7 million grant to become one of 15 "Pepper Centers" of excellence to advance the newer field

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Application University of Connecticut Health Leaders (UCHL)

Details: University of Connecticut Community Health Leaders (UCHL) is a longitudinal program that aims to expose pre-health students to clinical experience, community service, and professional development. Volunteers will spend 4 hours a week working in a primary care clinic to assist patients during wait times.

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About our Team University of Connecticut Health Leaders

Details: Ajshe Zulfi, Class of 2025. Ajshe is a medical student at the University of Connecticut School of Medicine. She is from Trumbull, CT. Ajshe graduated from UConn in 2021 with dual degrees in Economics and Healthcare Management and with a minor in Molecular and Cell Biology. She is a huge fan (atic) of the UConn women's basketball team and has

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Administrative/Clinical Policy 2021-03 Mandatory COVID-19

Details: Workforce Members— all UConn Health employees, volunteers, medical staff, and any contracted individual receiving a UConn Health-issued badge. COVID-19— COVID-19 is a respiratory disease caused by SARS-CoV-2, a new coronavirus discovered in 2019. The virus is thought to spread mainly from person to person through respiratory droplets produced

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Home The Brain and Spine Institute

Details: UConn Health is an academic medical center dedicated to advancing patient care and research while training the doctors of the future. With the medical school on campus and our partnership with Jackson Laboratory, we’ve paved the way for exciting breakthroughs in research that translate to cutting edge patient therapies.

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Transportation University of Connecticut Health Leaders

Details: Unfortunately, transportation is not universal and therefore, is an important social determinant of health which affects one's ability to access the healthcare system. An estimated 3.6 million people in the United States miss or delay at least one medical appointment per year due to transportation barriers.2,4 Barriers to transportation include

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Maxine Collins Connecticut Area Health Education Center

Details: Training Programs. Health/Public Health Professionals. Continuing Medical Education and Continued Education. Primary Care Career Advising and Mentoring Program (PCCAMP) Medical Interpreter Program (MIP) Community Health Workers (CHW) Health Professions Students. Urban Service Track/AHEC Scholars Program. Community-based Experiential Training.

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Department of Pediatrics

Details: As a health care setting, UConn Health still requires face masks and physically distancing inside our facilities. Get the latest on visitor guidelines, COVID-19 vaccines, and safety measures we have in place.

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UConn Health Mandatory COVID-19 Vaccination Policy

Details: UConn Health Workforce Members to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Dose #1 must be received by September 10, 2021 and dose #2 (if applicable) by October 15, 2021. UConn Health permits individuals to apply for a religious exemption by using this request form.

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Retirement Initiation Packet Human Resources

Details: As a health care setting, UConn Health still requires face masks and physically distancing inside our facilities. Get the latest on visitor guidelines, COVID-19 vaccines, and safety measures we have in place.

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Behavioral Health Health Disparities Institute

Details: The onset of COVID-19 resulted in unprecedented changes in the preferred modality of health services delivery. Safety concerns regarding in-person visits and risk of COVID-19 transmission led policymakers to fully embrace telehealth for clinical care delivery.

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Guide to UConn Health The Graduate School

Details: The UConn Health Wellness Center is located on the main floor, Academic Building, LM034. A 3,600-square-foot, 24/7, badge-access facility offering 13 cardio machines, 9 resistance machines, free weights, showers, a “healthy” vending machine, and two rooms for fitness classes.

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Finance Department

Details: As a health care setting, UConn Health still requires face masks and physically distancing inside our facilities. Get the latest on visitor guidelines, COVID-19 vaccines, and safety measures we have in place.

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News Office of Healthcare Compliance and Privacy

Details: This is Protected Health Information (PHI) and should only be accessed when necessary for job-related purposes. Searching for a patient by name or other identifier in Patient Lookup without a job-related need is snooping. Although Patient Lookup does not open the patient chart, it is part of the electronic health record and displays PHI.

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OASIS Gradebook and Course Schedule

Details: Oasis is a cloud-based student information system developed by Schilling Consulting, LLC (Madison, WI). It is utilized by a number of medical schools, including UConn Health School of Medicine. It is used by students to view grades and course schedule. Video Overview of Oasis (3:35 minutes, Lin

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Home High Performance Computing Facility

Details: The UConn Health High Performance Computing Facility provides a variety of High Performance Computing, Cloud Computing and customized Servers and Services to the UConn Health research community and its collaborators. The facility provides free access to over 60 TeraFLOPS of compute power, 3,000 processor cores and over 2 PB of storage housed in

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Zoom Academic Information Technology Services

Details: Zoom is an online conferencing tool you can use anywhere you have Internet access on your electronic device. If you can get online, you can meet with others and share data, presentations, and online demonstrations. With Zoom, you can bring guest speakers into your classrooms, hold virtual office

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The Emerging Field of Neuro-oncology UConn Health

Details: The complex nature of tumors of the central nervous system (brain and spine) have given rise to a subspecialty known as neuro-oncology. It's a still relatively new and uncommon discipline, and was not in place at UConn Health until the arrival of Dr. Kevin Becker in the summer of 2019. Dr.

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Patient Rights and Responsibilities UConn Health

Details: Patient Rights and Responsibilities At UConn Health, we encourage you to be an active, involved and informed participant in your care. Patients receiving care, treatment or service at any UConn Health facility and/or their legal decisionmakers have certain rights and responsibilities. To promote

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PARTICIPATION AGREEMENT

Details: health and free of any communicable disease (i.e. two measles and mumps immunizations, MMR, if born on or after January 1, 1957 – one vaccine after 1980; current immunization for rubella or an immune

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Research Studies Department of Psychiatry

Details: Research Studies The UConn Health Department of Psychiatry has a large and diverse interdisciplinary research portfolio with multiple studies targeting different psychiatric conditions across the lifespan. Our nationally and internationally recognized research programs focus on treatment, preven

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Contact Us Endocrinology

Details: Contact UsAppointments For more information or to make an appointment, call 860-679-3245. Office Location UConn Health Outpatient Pavilion, 2nd Floor East 135 Dowling Way Farmington, CT 06030 Directions There is always an endocrinologist available for emergencies, call 860-679-2626.

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Public Syllabi Health Disparities Institute

Details: The UConn HDI works to eliminate health disparities and to ensure that everyone in Connecticut has a fair, just, and equitable opportunity to enjoy good health and well-being. The public syllabi and curricula on this page may serve as a guide for youth, families, educators, mentors, and leaders

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Webinars Health Disparities Institute

Details: CT Report Card on Health Equity among Boys and Men of Color Webinar. June 19, 2020. In this webinar, we share with you the CT Report Card on Health Equity among Boys and Men of Color indicators of health and health outcomes among boys and men. We hope to raise awareness and signal a call-to-action for the collection of disaggregated data

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Research, Training & Leadership Health Disparities Institute

Details: Radical Healing Agenda. Coronavirus-19 (COVID-19) is excavating and exposing bones buried in basements of America’s health systems and public health infrastructures. Radical healing is the antidote to racial injustice. It is the medicine that promotes wellness in the face of identity-based “wounds.”. These wounds include those sustained

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