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Announcements

Tuesday, November 25, 2014

Educational Opportunity for TTUHSC Employees!

As a health care institution of higher learning, Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center is focused on lifelong learning. As our employee, we consider you to be one of our greatest assets and are excited to present you with this incredible opportunit...

Enroll in the West Texas Cancer Survivors Network (WTCSN-2)

WTCSN-2 is a partnership between Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center Department of Family and Community Medicine & The Cancer Prevention and Research Institute of Texas (CPRIT). WTCSN-2 is an initiative to enroll cancer survivors in a network...

Inclement Weather: Faculty and Staff Notification

The following guidelines will be observed in the event of inclement weather: Emergency leave due to inclement weather (ice storms, snow storms, etc.) or other situations declared by President Mitchell will be granted only for periods during which classe...

Payroll News Letter for November / December 2014

Featured in this issue: Reminders Holiday Schedule Team App Payroll Calendar W-2 Information Please open the flyer using the link below to access all the above information.

TTUHSC CARE: Celebrating And Recognizing Employees

Yes, it is true…..TTUHSC has implemented a program to recognize faculty and staff accomplishments and behaviors in real time! The program is called CARE – Celebrating And Recognizing Employees. The program honors the commitment and dedication of TTUHSC em...

Fidelity Representative's Upcoming Scheduled Visits - Lubbock

Please see below for the Fidelity representative's schedule of the Lubbock campus visits for the Fourth quarter of 2014. Thursday, November 13, 2014 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM Fidelity Investments (Confirmed) ACB 260B Thursday, December 18, 2014 9:00 AM – 3:...

15 NEW ---- Ergo-Fit Fabric Chairs

The TTU Department of Plant & Soil Science ordered the wrong chairs and cannot return them. They are offering them for sale to any interested TTU/TTUHSC department.17” – 22” height adjustability30”H workstation heightErgonomic tilt control/back and se...

Crossing's Cafe Menu

New Happenings & Featured Items: NEW Pasta Bar on Friday! Make sure to download MyFitnessPal to search our menu items for Nutritional Information!! **Add Aramark before the menu item name in the search**

AAPC Webinar- “2015 CPS Updates” **TUESDAY**

AAPC Webinar This Week!“2015 CPS Updates” **TUESDAY** Tuesday, 11/25/14 from 12:00 to 1:00 CST in ACB 240Visit our Billing Compliance Internal Resource page for a full list of upcoming and previous AAPC Webinars available to our TTUHSC personnel at http:/...

World AIDS Day Events

Please join the American Medical Student Association (AMSA), Gay-Straight Alliance, Global Health Alliance, Medical Ethics & Humanities Society, and Office of Global Health as we commemorate World AIDS Day. Tuesday, December 2nd Flower Wall at TTU ...

Order Your Holiday Poinsettias!

Poinsettia Sale! Sponsored By:The Grounds Maintenance Interior Maintenance Plant Program (IMPP)Sizes & Prices:6" pot - $128" pot - $26*Price includes pot cover, bow and Lubbock campus delivery*Department Orders:Charges to local accounts through FO...

Integrative Medicine Lecture Series

Integrative Medicine Lecture Series: Mindfulness Based Interventions for Chronic Pain by Dr. David TrotterSpeaker: David Trotter, Ph.D.Date: Wednesday, December 3, 2014Time: 12:00 noon CT (Lunch @11:50am, presentation @ noon)Location: HSC1C100 About the...

WOW!'s Holiday Maintain, No Gain Pedometer Challenge

Please join us for our Holiday Maintain, No Gain Challenge starting November 3, 2014! Follow these simple steps to join the challenge: Register at www.healthylubbock.org/getfit Access Code: 12345 Log in and record your steps from your pedometer da...

Toys for Tots Drop-Off Site

Toys for Tots Drop-Off Site at TTUHSC-GIA Lubbock RSVP Office. Address: 6630 S Quaker Ave. Suite E. Please drop off toys before December 10, 2014. Thank you.

Inclement Weather Campus Delay Time Reporting Procedures for Monday, November 17, 2014

(Lubbock Campuses) Due to inclement weather, President Tedd Mitchell delayed opening of the Lubbock campuses and clinics on Monday, November 17, 2014 until 10:00 a.m. Full-time benefits eligible non-exempt employees who were scheduled to work at the Lu...

Tuesday's WOW! Lunch Time Yoga Class - Canceled through November - LBK Campus

The WOW! Lunch Time Yoga Class will not meet through the month of November. It is scheduled to resume on Tuesday, December 2, 2014 from 12:15p-12:45p in room 2B152. Yoga mats will be provided. All you will need to bring is comfortable work out attire and ...

Compliance Newsletter for November 2014

The Compliance Newsletter for November 2014 is available for viewing (see Related Links below)Featured in this issue: New Compliance Staff Physician Open-Payments Database Google Glass HIPAA Hint Mdaudit Tip Novitas’ Solutions Export Control at TTUHSC P...

WOW!'s Fusion Workout Class - Each Thursday - Lubbock

FUSION is a dynamic fitness class that incorporates fundamentals of strength training, yoga, pilates, and rhythmic cardio. Participants are encouraged to request specific challenges potentially creating a unique experience each week. Please bring a compl...

Harrington Library (Amarillo) Thanksgiving Holiday Hours

The TTUHSC Harrington Library will observe the following hours for the Thanksgiving Holiday. OPEN -- Wednesday, November 26, 7:30 am – 5:00 pmCLOSED --Thursday, November 27 through Sunday, November 30. Regular library hours will resume on Monday, December...

Staff Senate Holiday Door Decorating Contest

Get those decorations ready, it is time for the TTUHSC Staff Senate Holiday Door decorating contest!Prizes will be awarded, along with bragging rights to the best decorated door or cubicle at TTUHSC. Decorate your door or cubicle following the rules poste...

Library of the Health Sciences at the Permian Basin - Thanksgiving Holiday Hours

The Library of The Health Sciences at the Permian Basin will observe the following holiday hours during Thanksgiving: Wednesday, Nov. 26th, 8am-5pm; Thursday, Nov. 27th-Sunday, Nov. 30th, CLOSED. Normal Library hours will resume at 8am on Monday, Dec. 1st...

Careers at Texas Tech Fall Workshop Schedule

Sign Up at http://www.ttuhsc.edu/it/acme/training.aspx?campus=lubbock We will provide some great resources and handouts at the workshops! Thursday, October 9th 10am-11am 1B212 Topic: General Q&A, Tips & Tricks, and Updates. Thursday, October 30...

Announcing Quarterly Purchasing Meeting/Training

The quarterly (Q2) Purchasing meeting/training will be conducted onsite. Purchasing staff will conduct onsite TechBuy training in December on the Abilene (Techlinked to Dallas), Amarillo, Lubbock and Odessa campuses. Training will be offered on the El Pa...

Draw It To Know It Neuroanatomy Tutorials

The HSC Libraries now subscribes to Draw It to Know It from STAT!Ref. Draw It to Know It uses drawing to make neuroanatomy clear and easy to understand. The new online resource is located under the Databases tab under "D". For more information, please con...

Integrative Medicine Lecture Series: Mindfulness Based Interventions for Chronic Pain

David Trotter, Ph.D., will present on the use of mindfulness based interventions for the treatment of chronic pain. He will specifically focus on the use of Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT) as a means to improve overall function and reduce sufferin...

Welcome to Las Posadas, a Christmas procession in the Academic Classroom Building (ACB) Atrium

An open invitation to EVERYONE regardless of backgrounds to attend Las Posadas. Join us in the procession as we have a re-enactment of the Holy Family looking for a place to stay in Bethlehem. TTU/TTUHSCLatino/Hispanic Faculty and Staff Association (LHFSA...

Preston Smith Library Closed for Thanksgiving Holiday

The Preston Smith Library will close at 5PM on Nov. 26, 2014.The Preston Smith Library will be CLOSED Nov. 27-30, 2014 for the Thanksgiving Holiday. Regular Hours will resume on Dec.1 2014.

15th Annual Rio Grande Trauma Conference & Pediatric Update

This educational activity is designed to improve competence and skills among the participants in the management of traumatic injuries. Emphasis will be placed on cutting edge care of injured children, up-to-date protocols for adults with traumatic orthopa...

OLLI presents "Predicting Selective Exposure to Media Messages"-Dec. 3

In a competitive media landscape, where individuals are presented with several media alternatives, people do not allocate their time equally between messages. Instead, people demonstrate preferences for certain messages based on the situation and person-o...