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Novant Health will remain committed to finding common ground
In the absence of compromise, short-term political wins may be found, but policies are often developed that leave behind the very people they were meant to help. Debates in Congress regarding healthcare reform highlight this point.
People of all age ranges and socioeconomic status have been affected
Novant Health is building a structure to develop and sustain processes for a holistic approach to opioid stewardship.
Here's how EHRs can make a big difference
Many patients and health care providers have seen the benefits of the EHR and the importance of exchanging patient information among all healthcare systems.
Strengthening communities, changing lives
Blood pressure screenings, cholesterol checks, discounted mammograms, juvenile immunizations – these are just a few ways not-for-profit hospitals provide health benefits to the communities they serve.
A look into neurosciences at Novant Health
Dr. Eric Eskioglu recently joined Novant Health to lead stroke and neurosciences across the system with the goal of creating a world-class experience for patients regardless of where they receive services.
Positioning health care systems for success
Health care systems and independent providers are turning to clinical integration networks (CIN) to position themselves for success.
Ensuring a health system meets the needs of today and tomorrow
By 2025, demand for physicians will reportedly exceed supply by a range of 46,000 to 90,000. What does that mean for physicians? Here's what Novant Health is doing to improve physician wellness to improve quality of care.
Health care systems are working to change consumer behaviors
Health care systems across the country are identifying ways to reduce emergency room utilization rates, while educating consumers about appropriate venues of care.
Improving patient health at lower costs and with quality outcomes
Novant Health is proactively reducing health care costs by offering alternative courses of treatment that focus on keeping patients healthy and out of the hospital.
Model explores new ways to deliver care across continuum
Novant Health is among more than 300 health care organizations participating in a pilot program to test how bundled payments for clinical episodes can result in better care, smarter spending and healthier people.
Novant Health establishes key partnerships to move health care forward
Health care organizations are looking beyond mergers and acquisitions to gain new services and skills that address their patients’ current and future needs.
Sharing expertise to cut costs, save lives
As the health care industry continues its rapid transformation, hospitals and health systems are putting patients at the center and finding ways to raise the overall standard of care in communities.
Q&A with Novant Health’s chief legal officer and general counsel
Peter Brunstetter is chief legal officer and general counsel for Novant Health. He has been an attorney for nearly 30 years and served in the North Carolina State Senate from 2006 to 2013.
Transforming health care one person at a time
Read about the new way that Novant Health is delivering remarkable health care so people can get better and stay healthy.
Lean footprint model improves patient access, decreases costs
Lean footprints use low-cost resources to bolster convenient care while also improving access for patients.
States struggle to provide coverage
Twenty-three states have declined to expand Medicaid, including North Carolina, Virginia, South Carolina and Georgia.
One year later
As of October 2014, 36 states have either a full federal exchange or a partnership with the federal exchange.
Lessons from population health
What NC Medicaid reform can learn from population health
Health Insurance Marketplaces envisioned as online platforms to shop for coverage
Patient-focused and caregiver-designed
Novant Health creates a blueprint for designing and building new hospitals
Gaining efficiency and lowering costs through shared services
Health care looks at the consumers
Promoting health and preventing disease allows Novant Health to lower costs and optimize utilization
Novant Health focuses on patient-centered care
Q&A with Sallye Liner
Novant Health increases number of hours nurses spend at the bedside
Novant Health's management agreement with Ashe Memorial Hospital offers opportunities to improve patient care and reduce costs.
Novant Health transforms to make health care easier and more convenient through electronic health records.
Novant Health attacks high blood pressure, prediabetes and obesity.
Novant Health expanding efforts by attacking high blood pressure, prediabetes and obesity as part of a community wellness initiative designed to create an epidemic of wellness.
Focus on quality and costs
Programs expanding across Novant Health to assist in lowering readmission rates.
Ebola in the United States
Across the country, healthcare facilities are vigorously preparing for another patient to walk through their doors