Enter Valentine’s Basket Raffle; Support the Bereavement Fund

Our Employee Activities Committee has coordinated a Valentine’s Day gift basket raffle to benefit the Employee Bereavement Fund. Tickets are $2 for one ticket and $5 for three. The drawing will be held on Wednesday, February 13, in the afternoon. Stop by the Memorial Campus cafeteria on Thursday, February 7, or Wednesday, February 13, noon to 1 pm, to purchase your tickets. You may also contact the following committee members to buy your tickets:

  • Tammy Kallio, Human Resources – 508-334-5858
  • Barbara O’Connor, Nurse Staffing – 508-334-6269
  • Heidi Smart, 67 Millbrook Street – 508-793-5660
  • Bernadette Scott, 306 Belmont Street – 508-334-5305
  • Joanne Petmezis, University Campus Shaw Building – 508-856-4913

Support Employee Bereavement Fund; Enter Raffle to Win a Gift Basket

The employee activities committee is sponsoring a summer basket raffle to benefit the employee bereavement fund used to show support for employees who have lost an immediate family member. Raffle tickets cost $2 each or three for $5. The baskets include gift cards donated by local companies including Six Flags, Peppercorn’s Grille & Tavern, O’Connor’s Restaurant & Bar, Texas Roadhouse, Broadway Restaurant, Oak Barrel Tavern, Sonoma Restaurant and Papa Gino’s. Winners will be selected Monday, July 2. Tickets will be sold during lunch outside the cafeteria on the Memorial Campus June 22, 28 and 29. Tickets can also be purchased from committee members:

  • Memorial Campus: Tammy Kallio, 508-334-5858; Barbara O’Connor, 508-334-6269
  • Worcester Business Center: Heidi Smart, 508 793-5660
  • 306 Belmont Street: Bernadette Scott, 508-334-5305

Enter to Win Four Tickets to Saturday’s Worcester Railers Game

Want a chance to win a family four-pack of tickets to the Worcester Railers hockey game against Reading this Saturday, November 4? Tell us what you are grateful for this season via the UMass Memorial Health Care Facebook page for your chance to win the tickets and two hats for the 7:05 pm game! One participant will be selected at random on Wednesday, November 1 at 3 pm. Winner will be contacted via Facebook messenger and tickets will be available for pick up. Learn more.

855-UMASS-MD Zamboni Takes to the Ice Saturday; Win Tickets!

Calling all hockey fans! The city’s newest hockey team, Worcester Railers, an ECHL affiliate of the New York Islanders, will drop puck on the inaugural season Saturday, October 14. As part of our health care system’s commitment to foster a healthy and vibrant community, we’re excited to be a corporate sponsor and proud owner of an 855-UMASS-MD-themed Zamboni. If you attend a Railers game through December 31, show your UMass Memorial pride by wearing a UMass Memorial clothing item and share your photos on our UMass Memorial Health Care Facebook page. If you can get a picture with the Zamboni, even better! You will be entered into a drawing to win two tickets to a 2018 home game.

Head to Six Flags for Family Day or Purchase Discounted Tickets

  • Did you know that Healthcare Workers Family Day at Six Flags New England is Saturday, August 19? The $43.99 per person price (plus state meal tax and processing fee) includes: free parking, all-day admission to Six Flags New England and Hurricane Harbor Water Park and all-you-can-eat buffet. To order tickets: Visit: http://www.sixflags.com/newengland and use promotion code: healthcare2017.
  • If you can’t make this event, day tickets are also available at a discounted price of $41 and picnic in the park tickets at $45.99 on specific dates, plus state meal tax and processing fee. To purchase: Visit: http://www.sixflags.com/partnerlogin and log in with username: Umassma; password: sixflags2.
  • To learn about other employee discounts, visit the Employee Activities and Discounts page (OurNet > MyHR > Our Workplace). Questions? Email benefitscontactcenter@umassmemorial.org or call 508-334-8511.

Buy Gift Basket Raffle Tickets to Support Employee Bereavement Fund

The Employee Activities Committee is sponsoring a summer basket raffle to benefit the Employee Bereavement Fund. Tickets cost $2 each or 3 for $5. Gift cards have been donated by local companies including Paul Conzo Spa, Six Flags, Pucci Jewelry, British Beer Company, and O’Connor’s and Boynton restaurants. Winners will be selected August 4. Tickets will be sold outside the cafeteria on the Memorial Campus August 2 and 3 during lunch. Tickets are available to purchase from committee members:

  • Tammy Kallio (Memorial Campus) – 508-334-5858
  • Barbara O’Connor (Memorial Campus) – 508-334-6269
  • Tina Chryst (University Campus) – 774 441-6084
  • Heidi Smart (Worcester Business Center) – 508 793-5660
  • Bernadette Scott (306 Belmont Street) – 508-334-5305
  • Renata Miller (306 Belmont Street) – 508 334-1623

Employees across System Invited to Join New York City Bus Trip!

Never been to New York City (NYC) but always wanted to go? This is your chance! The UMass Memorial – Marlborough Hospital Activities Committee is offering a NYC bus trip, Saturday, May 6 that is open to all UMass Memorial Health Care employees. Tickets are currently on sale for $40 a seat. The bus departs at 6 am from the Marlborough Hospital parking lot, 157 Union Street, Marlborough. Estimated arrival to NYC is 10:30 am and the bus departs at 8 pm (with a 12:30 am estimated arrival at Marlborough Hospital). Interested? Contact Sue Richmond at 508-486-5404. Read the flier.

Discounted Tickets Available to Employees for Providence Bruins Games

Thanks to our Employee Activities Committee, UMass Memorial Health Care employees can purchase discounted Providence Bruins tickets. Games are at the Dunkin Donut Center in Providence. Admission price is just $20 per person for Friday, January 27 and Friday, February 3 games. Admission also includes popcorn, a drink and a coupon to use at a later date for a free slice of Papa Gino’s pizza. For more information, email Nick Rainville at rainville@pseagency.com or call 401-680-4736 to order your tickets. The deadline for this offer is January 25. See flier for more details.

Get Your Tickets for Our Family Day at Six Flags!

six flagsUMass Memorial Health Care Family Day at Six Flags New England is Saturday, August 6. The $43.99 per person price (plus state meals tax) includes: free parking, all-day admission to Six Flags New England and Hurricane Harbor Water Park and all-you-can-eat buffet. To order tickets:

If you can’t make this event, day tickets are also available at a discounted price of $39.50, plus processing fee. To purchase:

Discounted Water Country Tickets Available to Our Employees

From now until September 7, 2015, discounted tickets to Water Country are available to all UMass Memorial Health Care and Medical School employees.  Visit website to purchase tickets, which are $28.99 ($10 off the general admission price of $38.99). Enter the promo code UMassMem.  Thanks to our Employee Activities Committee who are responsible for organizing this event discount!