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Announcements

Sunday, July 24, 2016

Staff Senate Elections

Please take a few minutes to place your vote for Staff Senate (exempt and non-exempt staff employees may vote). The ballot is available July 1-31. There are three easy steps to cast your ballot: 1. Visit the link below and log in with your eRaide...

Community Health Worker Certification Program

What is a Community Health Worker or Promotor(a)? The glue that brings communities together Ordinary people who want to make a difference in their community Men and women who are natural helpers and recognized leaders Who can become a Community Health ...

Compliance June 2016 Newsletter

The Compliance newsletter for June 2016 is now available for viewing (see related links below).In this issue:Health Care Vendor Access & Vendormate;2016 COIC Training and Disclosure Module;Critical Care E/M Coding;The Dangers of Copy and Paste;TTUHSC ...

Annual Employee Benefits Summer Enrollment Presentation Recording Available

The Employees Retirement System of Texas’s annual enrollment presentation is now available for viewing. The presentation covers the new health insurance option and the new vision plan. Follow the link below and click “Annual Summer Enrollment 2...

Lyris Listmanager Upgrade - July 27th

TTUHSC Information Technology will be upgrading Lyris Listmanager on Wednesday, July 27th between 9AM and 4PM. Lyris Listmanager is used for the distribution of mass email at TTUHSC.During the upgrade window, Lyris Listmanager services will not be availab...

Females between the Ages of 18 and 25 Needed for Study on Emotions and Eating Behaviors!

We are looking for women between the ages of 18 and 25 to participate in a study on emotional factors and eating behaviors and attitudes. Individuals will complete brief measures to determine if they are eligible for the study. Interested and eligible par...

Check.Change.Control: Let’s Take Action

High blood pressure is on the rise in younger adults and many are going undiagnosed by their healthcare provider. The good news is that with awareness and prevention the outcomes are very good. So even if you are young and/or fit and healthy, we encourag...

Attention Veterans: Team RWB Lubbock

Created for Team RWB Lubbock Team Red, White & Blue's mission is to enrich the lives of America's veterans by connecting them to their community through physical and social activity. Team RWB is transforming the way that America supports its veterans ...

TTUHSC Holiday Schedule for 2016 - 2017

State law provides for 17 state holidays. In FY 2017, four holidays (4) fall on a weekend. The Appropriations bill disallows state holidays occurring on weekends. Therefore, the state will observe thirteen (13) holidays, which is one (1) less than FY 201...

Are you ready for ERS Summer Enrollment?

Our Summer enrollment is July 17-30, 2016. During this time, employees can make changes to their ERS insurance options. Go Online to your ERS (Employee Retirement System) account, or go to your benefits office to make changes.

NEW VISION PLAN COMING 9/1/16: Information and FAQ's available.

The ERS Board of Trustees has chosen Superior Vision Services, Inc. to be the new third-party administrator of State of Texas Vision. This new vision plan is available to all employees, retirees and their eligible dependents beginning September 1, 2016. ...

VALIC Account Representative Visit

Your VALIC account representative, Stephen Johns, Senior Financial Advisor will be on campus for appointments. Sign up at the link provided on the attached flyer. Monday August 8, 2016: ACB 260H: 10:00am – 2:00pm Monday September 12, 2016: ACB 260F...

GIA Aging and Alzheimer's Disease Journal Club

Please join the GIA Aging and Alzheimer's Disease Journal Club for their July meeting on Tuesday, July 26th at 12 pm in GIA Conference Room 4A 125. Dr. Ramesh Kandimalla will be presenting the paper: Silencing of CDK5 Recues Neurofibrillary Tangles in Tra...

Principles of Leadership in the Workplace

Principles of Leadership in the Workplace This TTU online course will result in 3 hours of undergraduate credits towards your degree plan. In addition, upon completion of this course you will be considered a TTUHSC Leadership Level 1 graduate. Simply pres...

Payroll Services July/August 2016 Newsletter

In this Issue: FLSA Mandatory Changes Key Provisions of the Final Rule End of Fiscal Year / Reminders and General Reminders EOPS Holiday Schedule / Payroll Calendar For more information contact: Payroll (webmaster.payroll@ttu.edu)

Weave Wednesdays!

Weave training sessions will be held in August to assist you with the completion of your 2015-2016 Weave plans before the September 30 deadline! August 3 and 10: ­Technical Training. For those who are new to Weave or need a refresher. Learn how...

2016 Emergency Generator Testing

Routinely scheduled testing of the emergency generator and its components at the HSC facility in Lubbock will be performed on the first and third Tuesday of each month from 5:00am – 6:00am (see attached calendar). These tests are performed to comply with...

New Health Insurance Option - Consumer Directed HealthSelect

Starting September 1, 2016, the Employees Retirement System of Texas will be offering an additional health insurance option. Consumer Directed HealthSelectSM is a high-deductible health plan, which means you could pay much more in out-of-pocket costs ...

Check. Change. Control. Starts Today!

TTUHSC WoW! has partnered with the American Heart Association for their Check. Change. Control. Program! Check. Change. Control. is a 4 month long program designed to help you take charge of your blood pressure. There will be prize drawings for partici...

Call for Submissions: University Libraries’ “Archivation Exploration” Sports Issue

The next issue of Archivation Exploration (https://archivationexploration-ojs-ttu.tdl.org/archivationexploration/index.php/ae) , an e-journal published by the University Libraries, will be a sports issue. We are looking for scholarly articles on sports an...

Amarillo Wonderland Park Discount for ALL Employees

The Staff Senators from the Amarillo campus obtained a discount available to ALL employees of Texas Tech Health Sciences Center and Correctional Managed Health Care for Wonderland Amusement Park in Amarillo Texas! Go to www.wonderlandpark.com, click...

Immunization Certification Course - August 27, 2016 Amarillo and Dallas

Immunization Certification Course - August 27, 2016 Amarillo and Dallas Part 1: Home Study The home study program consists of twelve programs at approximately one-hour in length for a total of 1.2 CEUs. In order to view the video programs, you mu...

New DOL Overtime Pay Rules

The Department of Labor has announced new regulations to the Fair Labor Standards Act effective December 1, 2016. There will be an impact to some TTUHSC employees concerning their exempt/nonexempt (hourly) pay status. Guidance will be given to management ...

Parking Lot Construction

Parking Lot E3 and Angle parking is being reconfigured to increase capacity in these two parking areas. Parking Lot D3 will also see a small amount of construction along the western edge to add some additional spaces. Construction is scheduled to begin Mo...

Fire Alarm System Upgrade in Lubbock

The Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center Physical Plant, including the department of Planning, Design and Construction, Plant Operations and the Fire Marshals’ office, is currently performing a long-term upgrade of the Fire Alarm System at the TTU...

Meet the TTUHSC Librarians!

Stop by on July 27th to get to know your TTUHSC librarians and learn about the services that we provide!