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January 20, 2019 · Leave a Comment

Opportunity – New Administrative Talent Pool Program for Emeriti

By Neath Folger Neath Folger (@neathfolger)

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 · Leave a Comment

Windows 10 Upgrade Coming…What You Need to Know.

By Neath Folger Neath Folger (@neathfolger)

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 · Leave a Comment

About the Mayo Clinic News Center – Getting the News

By Neath Folger Neath Folger (@neathfolger)

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 · Leave a Comment

Coming – Cloud-based Version of Microsoft Office

By Neath Folger Neath Folger (@neathfolger)

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 · Leave a Comment

Flu Vaccination for Emeriti – Rochester

By Neath Folger Neath Folger (@neathfolger)

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 · Leave a Comment

New CEO Mayo Jacksonville

By Neath Folger Neath Folger (@neathfolger)

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 · Leave a Comment

Emergency Response Refresher Course – Rochester

By Bethany Krom 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 4, 2018 · Leave a Comment

Fall Emeritus Quarterly Newsletter (EQN) now available online

By Neath Folger Neath Folger (@neathfolger)

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 · Leave a Comment

Keeping smart homes safe and secure

By Neath Folger Neath Folger (@neathfolger)

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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September 27, 2018 · Leave a Comment

Flu Vaccination Options for Emeriti

By Neath Folger Neath Folger (@neathfolger)

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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