Newsbriefs

YNHH will observe Corporate Compliance Week

During National Corporate Compliance Week, May 6-10, the Yale New Haven Health System Office of Privacy and Corporate Compliance (OPCC) will host information fairs from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. each day throughout YNHHS. OPCC will host informational tables in the Allspice Café on the Saint Raphael Campus on Wednesday, May 8; in the 100 Church Street atrium on Thursday, May 9; and on Friday, May 10 in the Atrium at 20 York Street. At each fair, employees may speak with OPCC representatives, obtain literature and participate in educational games on topics such as privacy, security, accessing policies, the YNHHS Code of Conduct and more. OPCC will offer prizes and giveaways.

Pre-retirement workshop on May 7

YNHH is again offering an informative workshop about retirement benefits. The next Pre- Retirement Workshop will be held on Tuesday, May 7, 8 a.m.-4 p.m., in room CH 201, York Street Campus. Employees may attend on work time with manager approval. The workshop will cover estate planning, YNHH retirement and Social Security benefits — including when to apply for Medicare, Fidelity Investment options and maintaining a healthy lifestyle in retirement. Space is limited and employees need to register on Employee Self Service. Employees who have questions may contact Deanna Fowler, retirement benefits representative, Benefits Office, 688-7810, or deanna.fowler@ynhh.org.

Team YNHH to walk in New Haven Heart Walk June 1

On Saturday, June 1, employees and their friends and family members can put their best feet forward and walk with Yale-New Haven Hospital to support the American Heart Association's (AHA) annual New Haven Heart Walk at Savin Rock Park in West Haven. This 5K/3-mile walk is an event for the entire family — leashed dogs are welcome, too! Healthy snacks and t-shirts will be available for YNHH walkers in the hospital's tent. Health and wellness information from several YNHH departments will be on display in the AHA wellness tent beginning at 10 a.m.; the walk will start at 11 a.m. Employees can register now for one of the YNHH teams at newhavenheartwalk.org. Walkers may also register the morning of the walk in the AHA tent. For more information, employees should visit newhavenheartwalk. org or call Charlotte Hickey RN, clinical coordinator, Heart and Vascular Center, 688-4373.