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Institute of Innovation & Artificial Intelligence

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Technology and innovation 

Novant Health is committed to using leading-edge technology to connect with our patients, team members and the communities we serve. 

Angela Yochem, executive vice president and chief digital and technology officer, Novant Health

“At Novant Health, we understand that our connection with patients goes beyond the four walls of our facilities. We continue to develop and deploy new digital solutions that make health care accessible to patients anywhere, anytime. This includes the use of artificial intelligence, which we are using to deliver highly personalized care across our communities.”

— Angela Yochem, executive vice president and chief digital and technology officer

Institute of Innovation & Artificial Intelligence

In 2019, Novant Health launched the Novant Heath Institute of Innovation & Artificial Intelligence (AI), which will use AI to enhance personalized patient care. The institute focuses on the advanced technologies required to provide highly personalized care and accelerated solutions with actionable data and insights for preventive prediction, diagnosis and treatment to Novant Health’s patients.

Viz.ai

Novant Health, a nationally recognized leader in stroke care, has partnered with Viz.ai to bring the first U.S. Food & Drug Administration-cleared computer-aided triage system to the Carolinas. Novant Health has deployed this applied artificial intelligence-based technology throughout the system, building on its commitment to provide access to the most advanced stroke care. Novant Health is the first in the Carolinas to partner with Viz.ai to bring its award-winning software that utilizes artificial intelligence to analyze images for suspected large vessel occlusion (LVO) strokes.

Digital health and engagement division

Novant Health has launched a digital health and engagement business division to lead the strategy and implementation of omni-channel digital solutions and develop a comprehensive digital health care delivery platform. The platform connects a person’s entire healthcare journey and delivers a personalized experience through a comprehensive virtual venue of care.

Home assistant devices

Novant Health now has voice activated assistants for Amazon Echo and Google Home devices. The voice activated software allows you to search for Novant Health locations such as hospitals, clinics, urgent cares, and express cares. You can search by medical specialty such as emergency, orthopedics, cancer, neurology, etc.