Opioid Grand Rounds, Nov. 30
The Brigham Comprehensive Opioid Response and Education (B-CORE) Program will host the “Opioid Research Showcase” on Thursday, Nov. 30, 8-9 a.m., in Carrie Hall. BWH physicians from Orthopaedics, Addiction Psychiatry and the Hospitalist Service will discuss opioid-related projects in their areas. Learn more.
Flu Shot Deadline: Dec. 1
All BWH personnel are required to receive an annual flu shot by Friday, Dec. 1. Occupational Health Services (OHS) offers seasonal flu vaccinations to all personnel at no cost. Upcoming employee flu shot clinics include Wednesday, Nov. 29, Thursday, Nov. 30, and Friday, Dec. 1, 6:30 a.m.-4 p.m., at the BWH main campus in Shapiro’s Miller Atrium. In addition, OHS offers walk-in hours at its Neville House clinic on Mondays, Tuesdays and Fridays, 7-9 a.m., and Wednesdays and Thursdays, 2-3 p.m. Learn more.
Town Meeting, Dec. 1
Join Brigham Health President Betsy Nabel, MD, for the next Town Meeting: An Open Forum for BWHers on Friday, Dec. 1, noon-1 p.m., in Bornstein Amphitheater. The event will be webcast for those who cannot attend in person, and there will be an opportunity for webcast viewers to ask questions during the event. Visit BWHPikeNotes.org for more information, including a link to the webcast and how to share what topics you would like to hear about at Town Meeting.
Pediatric Primary Care Availability at Brigham Health
The health and wellness of our employees and their loved ones are important to us. Three Brigham Health practices are accepting pediatric patients: Family Care Associates at BWFH and two of our community health centers, Southern Jamaica Plain and Brookside. The Partners HealthCare Find-a-Doctor search tool can help you find adult Partners primary care physicians with near-term availability. Costs are lower for those with Partners Select, Partners Plus or Neighborhood Health Plan health insurance. To search, visit partners.org/primarycare.