Annual TB Screening, May 11-15
BWH Occupational Health’s annual employee TB screening sessions will be held May 11-15, from 6:30 a.m.-4 p.m., and May 16, from 6:30-10 a.m. in the Tower 2 mezzanine lobby, across from the Shop on the Pike. As a reminder, only staff who are expected to have contact with TB patients or who handle TB specimens in the laboratory are required to complete annual TB screening. BWH Occupational Health Neville Clinic also has walk-in immunization/TB screening hours on Mondays, Tuesdays, and Fridays, from 7-9 a.m., and Wednesdays, from 2-3 p.m. Appointments may also be scheduled during the usual clinic hours from 7 a.m.-4 p.m., Monday-Friday. For more information, call 617-732-6034.
May is National Bike Month
Whether you bicycle for commuting or recreation, CommuteWorks | MASCO encourages you to join in this month’s bike festivities around the Longwood Medical Area. Learn more.
Fenwood Road Closure, Shuttle Change
From now through May 15, Fenwood Road will be fully closed between Vining and Binney streets, as underground utility work is being conducted for the Brigham Building for the Future. Partners shuttle riders can continue to use the shuttle stop in front of the Shapiro Center at 70 Francis St. but should expect some route delays due to the closure. MASCO Fenway and M-6 shuttle riders need to use a temporary shuttle stop, located at the corner of Francis and Binney streets. The Ruggles, JFK and Crosstown MASCO shuttle stop will remain at 70 Francis St. Visit BWHPikeNotes.org to learn more.
Support March of Dimes March for Babies
For the 10th year, the BWH Strollers team will participate in the March of Dimes March for Babies on May 9, at 9 a.m., at Fenway Park. The team has set a goal of fundraising $100,000 to support the March of Dimes in its efforts to improve the health of babies by preventing birth defects, premature birth and infant mortality. Visit BWHPikeNotes.org to learn more.
Cashier’s Office Hours Changing June 1
Due to the May 30 implementation of Partners eCare, our new EPIC-based electronic health record system, the Cashier’s Office hours will be closing a half-hour early to accommodate different workflows that need to be established in the new system, as well as timing of payments. Effective Monday, June 1, the Cashier’s Office will be open Monday-Friday, from 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m.