Announcements

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National Shortage of Shingrix (Shingles Vaccine)

December 2018 Update

The Shingrix (shingles vaccine) shortage continues and is expected to last through 2019.

Yale Health will reach out to individual members to start the vaccine series as our supply allows. In this process we will prioritize those at highest risk of developing shingles.

Now You Can See More

In MyChart you can see the notes your provider writes in your medical record. It includes information you shared and your provider’s thoughts about your diagnosis and treatment. Visit Shared Notes to learn more.

Join Yale Health's Patient & Family Council

Yale Health’s Patient & Family Council is part of an effort to further advance the principles of patient-centered care.

  • Council members work together with Yale Health leadership to promote, review, and advise on operational processes and programs that address the needs of patients and families.  

  • Patients and family members will play a role as ‘patient partners’, acting as a resource to the organization.

Visit the Patient Partner Opportunities page for more information or to apply to the council.

Yale Health Offering Tours and Orientation

Are you a new Yale employee who recently joined Yale Health?

Maybe you’re a member who would like more information about your Yale Health coverage.

Join us for a tour of the Yale Health Center followed by an orientation session to learn about Yale Health. 

There will be time to ask questions in a group setting or on an individual basis.

There are multiple dates and times to choose from.

Register for your tour.

Thinking about quitting smoking? There's help available

Yale faculty and staff members and their dependents can learn about the Telephonic Tobacco Cessation Program, as well as additional means of support.

Learn about resources offered by Yale Health to help students quit.

Free resources available to help visitors to campus quit.

Read the Yale News article, “Thinking about quitting smoking? There’s help available”.

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