The Case Management feature on Michigan Medicine’s HR Solutions Center (HRSC) website – which allows users to submit requests related to Compensation, Employment, FMLA/Leaves of Absence, and General Inquiries – has been upgraded to provide a more attractive, user-friendly interface, and several substantial enhancements
Machine learning: The next wave of artificial intelligence is making critical decisions in health care
Michigan Medicine CIO Andrew Rosenberg, MD recently weighed in on machine learning, the branch of artificial intelligence capable of identifying who is likely to be a no-show for their next clinic appointment or who is at risk for fatal medical conditions. The article appears in the January 2019 issue of Hour Detroit.
To help begin planning for how units will implement the approved IT standards that support Information Security (SPG 601.27), all interested persons are encouraged to attend the first in a series of sessions hosted by Information Assurance (IA) focusing on specific standards.
Starting this month, the Information Assurance Michigan Medicine Education & Awareness Program will publish monthly IT security awareness reminders titled “Cyber Safety — Review in 2.”
A number of HITS staff members presented and attended the fun and engaging Michigan IT Symposium at the Michigan League where Dr. Kyla McMullen delivered the inspiring keynote address.
Bomb threats have been made via email across the country, including here at the University of Michigan. The FBI is investigating and working with law enforcement. According to several media reports, officials are saying that these emails are not believed to be credible.
Medical devices capable of transmitting health information and connecting to Michigan Medicine’s networks offer improvements to the effective delivery of patient care, but they also may introduce privacy and security concerns.
Please be advised that Hyperion IR (Brio) query officially retires on Dec. 21. Toad Data Point Professional is the recommended replacement tool.
During the upcoming holiday season, Help Me Now will observe the following schedule:
Aaron Glenn, business systems analyst, was recognized for his work in creating a more inclusive environment at Michigan Medicine.
This four-day event from May 6-9, 2019, focuses on improving teaching, learning, and research through the effective integration of technology and pedagogy.
Updates to Google Chrome normally happen in the background when you close and reopen Chrome. If you seldom close and reopen Chrome, you may be missing important security updates. Check the icon in the upper right corner of any Chrome window to see if updates are pending. If there are pending updates, install them.
As we get into the season of giving, let’s not forget those who struggle each day for a meal, a place to sleep safely, and warm clothing.
The University of Michigan strives to maintain a campus community free of the adverse effects from the misuse and abuse of alcohol and other drugs.
HITS now offers hundreds of online, self-service options that empower members of the Michigan Medicine community to initiate many common IT product and service requests directly – enabling users to “skip the wait,” and ensuring better, faster service by prompting the collection of more complete information whenever a request is initiated.
To help other students in the state see college and U-M as a possibility, faculty and staff recently visited Battle Creek Central High School on the Wolverine Express, including HITS staff member Ryan Henyard.
A number of U-M students recently received a scam email telling them about a fake research job they can do in their spare time to earn extra money.
People across the country, including members of the university community, are receiving scam robocalls in Mandarin.
Beginning November 19, HITS will implement a change to make the Blind Courtesy Copy, or BCC, option more visible to users of the Outlook client on HITS-managed CoreImage and Flex Windows computers.
Apprenticeships are typically associated with the skilled trades. You might first think of a plumber or electrician apprentice? Or maybe a welder or carpenter?
The Higher Education Data Warehousing Forum (HEDW) is a network of higher education representatives dedicated to sharing knowledge about data management, best practices, data warehousing designs, institutional reporting strategies and more.
All three "Help Me Now" walk-in centers will close at 5 p.m. on Wednesday, November 21, and will re-open at 8 a.m. on Monday, November 26.
Beginning Thursday, Nov. 8, Skype for Business “dial-in conferencing” will be available to all of Michigan Medicine as the organization’s primary business communication tool for audio/video conferencing.
HITS has resolved an issue that was impacting "search" on a variety of internal Michigan Medicine websites.
Microsoft Exchange was recently configured so that a banner message appears on all emails originating outside of U-M when they include an attachment or web link. This change was in response to the significant number of increasingly sophisticated email scams across Michigan Medicine.