August 2017



Ask Chip: Physician Liaison

At two of my previous jobs, there was a staff member whose job was to speak on behalf of the organization to referring physicians and to report back to staff. I do not see that…


Ask Chip: Battery Recycling at Sibley

Q: Does Sibley have a battery recycling program? A: Focusing on sustainability in the health care setting is critical to ensuring a healthier environment for future generations. Helping employees to recycle is one way that…


Ask Chip: Grill and Food Truck

Q: I think we understand that hospital leadership is trying to offer healthier alternatives in the cafeteria, but the question remains, “Are the grill and fryer going away anytime soon?” There are rumors that they…



Ask Chip: Paid Days Leave Cap Adjustment

Q: Am I losing my accrued Paid Days Leave (PDL) because of the PDL cap adjustment? A: You will not lose any PDL hours that you have currently accrued. Beginning Sept. 17, employees who have…


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