Employee Wellness Committee

By: Don Campbell Guilford County has initiated an Employee Wellness committee made up of representatives from multiple departments with the focus of increasing the wellness of our employee base.  During their inaugural meeting in October, the committee agreed on the following mission: “Encourage the wellness of Guilford County employees one person at a time through…

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October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month, A Team Effort for Guilford County

By Catherine Johnson October is nationally known as domestic violence awareness month. Guilford County staff are working together with professionals from across the community to better support victims of violence and abuse. Onsite at the Family Justice Center, County employees including representatives from FJC, DHHS-DSS, and the Sheriff’s Office are working together with professionals from…

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National Cyber Security Awareness Month

By Hemant Desai October is National Cyber Security Awareness Month. Cyber threats are as real as any other threat an organization faces. At Guilford County, we continue to take proactive steps to look for and prevent potential threats. However, to protect our IT assets which include data and hardware resources, we have collective responsibility toward…

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Department Directors Complete Managing for Results Certificate Program

By: Marty Lawing Seventeen department managers participated in a two-day management training program on September 12th and 20th entitled “Managing for Results”. The certificate program was facilitated by Capital Associated Industries and provided an opportunity for department managers to train with their peers on-site and discuss the changes in the role and responsibilities of managers.…

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2016 Healthcare Informational Road Show

By Carol Campbell The 2016 Healthcare Informational Road Show was a huge success. Carol Campbell spent the month of September talking with employees about better ways to support our health improvement efforts. She also shared with staff a multitude of resources available to assist with things such as locating healthcare providers, understanding and estimating health…

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