News & Announcements

February 16, 2018

Epic – The Patient’s View

By Neath Folger neathfolger

Patient Online Services is an online portal that supports interaction between patients and Mayo Clinic, whether accessed through a web browser or the Mayo Clinic App. Patients have access to a range of information including medical records, clinical notes, radiology images, prescriptions, and other approved health information reports/notes. Additionally patients may conduct interactive, non-real time […]

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February 8, 2018

Join Charter House for trip to GILBERT & SULLIVAN’S OPERETTA “PRINCESS IDA”

By Neath Folger neathfolger

TRIP TO GILBERT & SULLIVAN’S “PRINCESS IDA” DATE: Sat. March 17         TIME:  Bus leaves at 12:00 p.m.  Please join us for Gilbert & Sullivan’s operetta “Princess Ida” presented at the Howard Conn Fine Arts Center in Minneapolis on Saturday, March 17, 2018. The bus will depart from Charter House at 12:00 noon and return […]

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February 8, 2018

Links from Recent Silver Force Emeriti Presentation: Improv for Healthy Aging

By Neath Folger neathfolger

The Silver Force Emeriti event January 25th at RGCC included a presentation by Laurel Podulke-Smith – Well-Being:  improvisational Theater aficionado, Benefits for everyone!. Below are a few of the resources mentioned to help one get started. Mayo Clinic offers a once-per-month improv workshop in Geffen Auditorium.  To receive monthly updates on improv events email: humanitiesrochester@mayo.edu and […]

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January 31, 2018

Channel One Volunteer Opportunity!

By Neath Folger neathfolger

Volunteer Opportunity! Mayo’s eMERGing Leaders would like to invite the Emeriti staff to join them for a volunteer event at Channel One Food Bank on March 1st from 6-8pm. There is a maximum of 15 participants, so we we are hoping to recruit 7 Emeriti to join 7 eMERGing Leaders to work together and help […]

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January 19, 2018

Cybercrime – Protecting your Assets at Home and at Mayo

By Neath Folger neathfolger

January 16, 2018 Tech Talk on Cybercrime: This was focused on understanding and protecting your identity in the digital age – the latest on cybersecurity from online standards, updates in Mayo’s security requirements that affect you, hacking awareness, increasing your digital defense and what you need to do in 2018 to minimize chances of becoming […]

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January 18, 2018

“The Making of the Ideal Physician” by Ed Rosenow et. al.

By Neath Folger neathfolger

A wonderful new book just published from our own Edward C.Rosenow III, MD and others. This description from Trafford Publishing on the back: “What do you want your doctors to know to help them help you? Edward C. Rosenow III, MD, J. Keith Mansel, MD, and Walter R. Wilson, MD, have a combined 100-plus years […]

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January 18, 2018

important New Emeriti Survey

By Neath Folger neathfolger

We continue to explore opportunities for Mayo Clinic emeriti to make purposeful contributions in retirement and to enjoy a variety of social, travel, health and wellness activities. This week you should have received a mailed copy of the latest survey of emeriti in the Rochester region and for those on our email distribution list, a digital version […]

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January 15, 2018

Reminder:Limitations on Outlook Web Access and Alternatives

By Neath Folger neathfolger

Since Oct 24th  significant limitations and/or restrictions have been imposed on Outlook Web Access (mcmail or imail (this via Remote Access) when using a laptop or desktop computer, for example: One cannot download ANY documents. One can still read documents with certain extensions but only in a web browser by selecting the link next to the […]

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January 11, 2018

Volunteering at a Mayo Clinic Near You

By Neath Folger neathfolger

Volunteers are a vital part of Mayo Clinic’s mission to provide the best care to every patient. Every day, volunteers of all ages spend countless hours serving patients and visitors in key areas throughout Mayo Clinic. If you have the heart to volunteer, you will be fulfilled in a unique way. In giving, you will […]

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January 10, 2018

Upcoming Arizona Educational Adventure Series on American Indians

By Neath Folger neathfolger

Educational Adventure Series 2018 American Indians Then and Now – A review of their arrival in the Americas and their lives today Paul Schnur, MD Monday, February 5, 2018 For more information, see Flyer  

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