Materials Management Week, Oct. 9-12
Did you know that there are five teams that make up BWH Materials Management? They are Audiovisual/Office Services, Linen, Shipping and Receiving, the Shop on the Pike and Supply Support. During Materials Management Week, BWHers will have the opportunity to meet staff from Materials Management at an information table and learn about how the teams support the Brigham. Oct. 9-12, 11 a.m.- 2 p.m., on the Tower 2 mezzanine, near the Shapiro Bridge.
Police and Security Fair, Oct. 12
Celebrate the kickoff of International Association for Healthcare Security and Safety Week (Oct. 14-20), sponsored by the International Association for Healthcare Security and Safety, by attending the BWH Police and Security Fair. Members of the Police and Security team and bike patrol will be available to speak about the department’s work, provide educational materials and hand out giveaways. The mascot “McGruff the Crime Dog” will also make an appearance. Friday, Oct. 12, 10 a.m.-2 p.m., on the Tower 2 mezzanine, near the stairs leading to Dana-Farber Cancer Institute.
Arts in the Atrium, Oct. 15
Do you enjoy playing the piano or another acoustic instrument? Showcase your musical talent to colleagues, patients and visitors through Arts in the Atrium, which is looking for a BWH staff member who would be interested in performing at the bimonthly program. Arts in the Atrium begins Monday, Oct. 15, noon-1 p.m., in Cabot Atrium. For more information, contact Kelsey Craig at KCraig5@bwh.harvard.edu or 617-732-6584.
Don’t Delay: Get Your Flu Shot Today
All BWH personnel are required to receive an annual flu shot (or approval for an exemption due to medical or religious reasons; exempted personnel must wear a mask in patient areas for the duration of flu season). The deadline to receive your flu vaccination is Thursday, Nov. 15. All exemption requests must be submitted by Monday, Oct. 15. If you were approved for an exemption last year, you must reapply for one this flu season. Learn more.