Rochester

January 20, 2019

Opportunity – New Administrative Talent Pool Program for Emeriti

By Neath Folger Neath Folger

Administrative Talent Pool—An Emeriti Partnership Program Mayo Clinic has approved the creation of a talent pool of emeriti who have skills and interest in temporary supplemental employment performing non-clinical administrative work.   The program is designed to support work at all three Mayo sites, is available to all emeriti (M.D., PhD, and administrative) at all sites […]

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December 11, 2018

Windows 10 Upgrade Coming…What You Need to Know.

By Neath Folger Neath Folger

The computers in the Emeritus Business Center that are currently equipped with Windows 7 will be upgraded to the Windows 10 operating system the week of 12/17/18. Upgrade process The Windows 10 upgrade will come to most work units during late evening hours or overnight How to help your staff prepare for the transition Please store documents and files […]

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November 21, 2018

About the Mayo Clinic News Center – Getting the News

By Neath Folger Neath Folger

The News Center is found on the intranet inside the Mayo firewall. It can be accessed when logging onto Mayoweb from a Mayo workstation or using Remote Access with VPN connection. Each Friday you may receive the listing of news items on the News Center by email on your mobile devices but you cannot view […]

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November 20, 2018

Coming – Cloud-based Version of Microsoft Office

By Neath Folger Neath Folger

Mayo is preparing to upgrade to a new, cloud-based version of Microsoft Office products called Office 365. This upgrade will occur in phases over the next 12 to 18 months. Cloud-based services, as well as the documents created using those tools, are hosted by Microsoft via the internet rather than on Mayo servers. Security of cloud […]

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November 14, 2018

Flu Vaccination for Emeriti – Rochester

By Neath Folger Neath Folger

Rochester Emeriti will have several options to receive their flu vaccinations this year.  While Emeriti will not be able to use the employee walk-in vaccination centers on campus, the options below offer many convenient locations and times. Scheduled visits for non-employee ECH patients Appointment lines open on Oct. 3: Please call your primary care site for […]

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November 9, 2018

New CEO Mayo Jacksonville

By Neath Folger Neath Folger

The Mayo Clinic Board of Trustees has named Kent Thielen, M.D., as vice president, Mayo Clinic, and CEO of Mayo Clinic in Florida, effective Jan. 1, 2019. Dr. Thielen succeeds Gianrico Farrugia, M.D., who has been named Mayo Clinic’s next president and CEO. A native of Minnesota, Dr. Thielen first came to Mayo Clinic as […]

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November 1, 2018

Emergency Response Refresher Course – Rochester

By Bethany Krom Bethany Krom

Where:  Charter House, room 158 When:   Thursday, December 6th Time:     3:00pm – 4:30pm (approximately)   We will be doing some hands on and face to face review of basic emergency response topics.  We will be discussing proper positioning of the rescuer and safety of the rescuer for all the above topics also. I believe this […]

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October 30, 2018

Starting Nov. 7, new password requirements will be implemented.

By Neath Folger Neath Folger

Make your password more c@mPlex# to improve security Passwords, the keys to Mayo’s network, provide essential protection to keep the institution’s information safe. Currently, passwords are six to eight characters and could include only letters or numbers. Starting Nov. 7, new password requirements will be implemented to improve security. Effective Nov. 7, passwords must: Be […]

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October 4, 2018

Fall Emeritus Quarterly Newsletter (EQN) now available online

By Neath Folger Neath Folger

To view the Fall edition of the EQN, go to “Staying Connected” on the Emeriti Association website and scroll down on right hand side to Emeritus Quarterly Newsletter and select the current edition.   ALSO, note new time for the fall Quarterly Noon Luncheon at the Foundation House. It will be Thursday, October 18th. and the speaker […]

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October 2, 2018

Keeping smart homes safe and secure

By Neath Folger Neath Folger

The Internet of Things (IoT) is all about connecting everyday devices to the Internet. These devices can provide wonderful features that make your life simpler, help save money and even increase the physical security ofyour home. However, like mobile devices, IoT devices also come with their own individual security issues. To learn more about steps […]

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