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Friday, November 28, 2014

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...

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...

HSC OP's Published

Updates to TTUHSC Operating Policies and Procedures are available online only. A list of the HSC OPs that have just been revised and published online is available under “RECENTLY PUBLISHED HSC OPs” on the TTUHSC home page under “Administration - Policies ...

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...

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...

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...

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...