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Dec 17, 2020, 15:47 ET Novant Health administers its first COVID-19 vaccine

Following the arrival of multiple ultralow freezers, extensive training of its team members and a successful day of mock distribution and...


Nov 30, 2020, 10:02 ET SwipeSense Technology Platform Expanded System-Wide at Novant Health, Defining World-Class Approach for the Future of Hospital Safety and Quality

Building on its strategic partnership with SwipeSense, a healthcare technology company on a mission to eliminate harm and waste in healthcare, Novant ...


Oct 19, 2020, 09:33 ET Michael Jordan and Novant Health open second clinic amid global pandemic

One year after the first Novant Health Michael Jordan Family Medical Clinic opened its doors in west Charlotte, North Carolina, a second location...


Oct 13, 2020, 08:00 ET Novant Health institutes for heart, vascular and cancer open new state-of-the-art facility

Novant Health today announced its seven-story cardiovascular and cancer outpatient facility in the greater Charlotte market is complete. Officially...


Aug 17, 2020, 11:32 ET Novant Health is first in the Carolinas to offer incisionless brain surgery for treatment of essential and Parkinson's tremor

Novant Health today announced it is the first in the Carolinas to offer a scalpel-free treatment for essential tremor and medication-refractory...


Jul 30, 2020, 12:13 ET Novant Health publishes cancer survivor book

When a person first receives a cancer diagnosis, their first thought is often "Why me?" To empower and uplift cancer patients, family members, and...


May 27, 2020, 06:00 ET Nation's First Emergency Drone Operation For Hospital's Pandemic Response Launches

Today, Novant Health, Inc., a not-for-profit, integrated healthcare system headquartered in North Carolina, announced the launch of America's first...


Apr 30, 2020, 16:37 ET Novant Health recognized for commitment to safety and quality by The Leapfrog Group

On April 30, The Leapfrog Group, a national nonprofit that evaluates the safety, quality and patient experience provided by hospitals across the...


Apr 23, 2020, 09:44 ET Novant Health to resume non-emergency/time sensitive surgeries and appointments across facilities

Novant Health will resume some non-time sensitive and non-emergent surgeries and procedures beginning Monday, May 4. Additionally, clinics will...


Apr 15, 2020, 18:03 ET Novant Health increases access to COVID-19 care in communities in need

Beginning April 15, the Novant Health Michael Jordan Family Medical Clinic will transition temporarily into a COVID-19 respiratory assessment center...


Apr 15, 2020, 17:43 ET Novant Health contributes additional $10 million to COVID-19 disaster relief fund

Novant Health has contributed an additional $10 million to the Novant Health Disaster Relief Fund, which was created by the Novant Health Foundation...


Apr 13, 2020, 11:37 ET Recording artists Doug E. Fresh and Anthony Hamilton partner with Novant Health to share important coronavirus messages

Novant Health has announced its collaboration with beatboxing legend Doug E. Fresh and Grammy-award winning artist Anthony Hamilton to spread...


Oct 01, 2019, 13:15 ET Walgreens and Novant Health announce retail health care collaboration in North Carolina

Today, Walgreens and Novant Health, a leading health care provider with 15 medical centers and more than 640 locations offering advanced medical...


Sep 26, 2019, 10:37 ET Novant Health board nationally recognized for exemplary commitment to diversity and inclusion

Novant Health's board of trustees was one of five boards honored at the second annual NACD NXT™ Recognition Awards and named best in the nation for...


May 07, 2019, 15:39 ET Novant Health announces Vicky L. Free as new senior vice president and chief marketing officer

Novant Health has hired Vicky L. Free as the new senior vice president and chief marketing officer. Free has more than 25 years of experience in...


Mar 11, 2019, 15:08 ET Ann Caulkins named as senior vice president of Novant Health and president of Novant Health Foundation

Novant Health is pleased to announce Ann Caulkins as senior vice president of Novant Health and president of Novant Health Foundation. In this role,...


Oct 09, 2017, 07:30 ET Novant Health receives $7 million gift from Michael Jordan

Novant Health and Michael Jordan today announced a $7 million gift to open two Novant Health Michael Jordan Family Clinics in Charlotte. These...


May 08, 2017, 09:36 ET Novant Health launches campaign to save 10,000 hearts

In the U.S., 3 out of 4 adults are living with a heart age older than their actual age.1 To combat these prematurely aging hearts, Novant Health is...


Apr 03, 2017, 11:19 ET Novant Health reports 2016 audited financial results

Novant Health today announced the 2016 audited financial results for the not-for-profit health care system. For 2016, Novant Health reported a net...


Mar 01, 2017, 09:18 ET Novant Health now offering living wage

In addition to its dedication to providing compassionate care and service, Novant Health is committed to offering competitive compensation and...


Feb 08, 2017, 08:00 ET Novant Health names Rick Brajer senior vice president of business strategies

Novant Health has named Rick Brajer as the senior vice president of business strategies for the health system. In his new role, Brajer will support...


Sep 21, 2016, 06:00 ET Novant Health releases key findings about millennials from inaugural study of consumer health attitudes and behaviors

Novant Health today released findings of its first Consumer Attitudes About Health Study noting the latest trends in millennial health attitudes and...


Mar 24, 2016, 08:35 ET Novant Health medical group revalidated for HIMSS Stage 7 Electronic Medical Record Adoption Model (EMRAM)

Novant Health is the first health system worldwide to be revalidated for the prestigious Health Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS)...


Apr 21, 2015, 10:30 ET Seventh St. Jude affiliate clinic comes to Charlotte

Today Novant Health and St. Jude Children's Research Hospital announced Charlotte, North Carolina, as the location of the seventh St. Jude affiliate...


Mar 11, 2015, 11:39 ET Novant Health, UVA Discussing Northern Virginia Regional Health System

University of Virginia Health System and Novant Health are in discussions to create a Northern Virginia regional health system. The proposed...