STAT’s search for the brightest early-career scientists

STAT News is scouring the country for early-career scientists who are pushing the envelope in the way we study and treat disease. They are looking for standouts in every field of human health, from neuroscience to cancer research. The researchers and their work will be highlighted in a coming feature at STAT. Nominations are open now through July 31 — more info here.

Do You Bike to Work? Bike Cages Available at BWH

Did you know that there are three bicycle cages available to employees at BWH? The cages are available at 5 Francis St, the Building for Transformative Medicine and the Mission Park Garage. More details about each facility can be found on BWH PikeNotes.

Joint Commission Window Now Open

The window is open for our next hospital Joint Commission survey. The Joint Commission can arrive unannounced anytime in the next 18 months (July 2017 to January 2019). We strive for an atmosphere in which we are always ready for every patient. Regulations focus on quality and patient safety, and the way we take care of our patients each day should be reflective of that. Visit the Continual Readiness page on BWH PikeNotes to learn more.

Aware Because We Care

The hospital recently created an Access Control policy that requires all employees to be responsible for ensuring that no one enters an area under their ID badge access without permission. To view the policy, campaign videos, FAQs and other resources, visit