Employees: ZBB plan continues to move ahead

After Mark James’ formal announcement yesterday of MCC’s strategy to incorporate Zero Based Budgeting (ZBB) in planning, James met with Cabinet and Budget Response Team (BRT) members to continue finalizing criteria, program lists and the timeline. This was the second of three scheduled meetings to finalize the plan. The team came together to review the draft ZBB plan …

Nixon visits MCC to promote new federal funding

Missouri Governor Jay Nixon visited MCC last week to promote new federal funding that will allow MCC to train 900 additional health services workers. Nixon hosted a press conference Thursday morning at the MCC-Penn Valley Health Science Institute to discuss the funding, which will support the state-wide MoHealthWINs initiative. While at the HSI, the governor toured the facility’s Virtual …

Employees: New sessions for Face-to-Face Coaching

The MCC Living Well Program offers Face-to-Face Lifestyle Coaching for employees as part of the Blue Cross Blue Shield (BC/BS) health care package. Employees who are members of the BC/BS health care plan have the opportunity to meet monthly, at no cost, with a certified health coach. What do Face-to-Face Coaches do? Assist employees in …

Transfer week hits campuses soon

Transfer Week ad

Thinking about transferring to a four-year college or university, or do you know a student who is? It doesn’t have to be difficult or confusing. Simplify the process by speaking with a representative from any of the several schools that will be coming to Blue River, Longview, Maple Woods, and Penn Valley in October. Transfer …

Career opportunity

CO# 11-145 AC Director of Accounting (Internal Only) Posted 09/30/2011 Will be removed from the website at 11:59 pm Sunday, 10/16/2011 for the initial screening. Internal Only (Not available to Temporary Part-Time Staff and Seasonal/1000 Hour employees.) For more information or to apply: www.mcckcjobs.com/applicants/Central?quickFind=51421

MCC receives grant to train healthcare workers

MCC’s health career programs got a shot in the arm this week, thanks to new funding just announced by the U.S. Department of Labor. The five-campus district has been awarded $3.19 million as part of MoHealthWINs, a state-wide initiative to train more workers in the health services industry, Missouri Governor Jay Nixon announced this week. The funding, which totals $20 million for …

Chip Bloch remembered

  More than 50 people participated in a vigil honoring Chip Bloch, who died as a result of injuries from being hit by a car in a crosswalk at 31st and Main Streets while on his way to work. Chip was an MCC employee. For more on the story that aired on KCTV 5  News, click here.

Annual Employee Health Fair just around the corner

The Annual Employee Benefits Fair will be held Tuesday, Oct. 18 (In-service Day) at MCC-Business & Technology in Hall B from 10:45 a.m. to 4 p.m. Employees can meet with benefit plan representatives and learn about all the options offered. The following representatives will be on-site for your inquiries (some with give-aways!): BCBS Medical Delta …