The NCHID builds capacity locally to promote the adoption of digital health technologies globally for the greater good.
NCHID Pillars of Impact
Provide inclusive programming and resources to help individuals and communities advance, adopt and effectively leverage digital health technologies.
Facilitate partnerships and collaborations between communities, healthcare providers, researchers, and industry to drive the development and adoption of digital health solutions.
Support the development and implementation of innovative digital health solutions that address the unique needs of North Carolinians.
Who Benefits from the NC HID?
- Individuals who want to learn the skills to help digitally transform healthcare, their communities and themselves
- Executives who understand the need for digital transformation and want to build a pipeline of talent and innovation
- Academic institutions looking for innovative curricula and real-world experience
- Civic leaders seeking better access to high-quality healthcare services for their communities
- Research partners looking to validate new tools, therapies, and engagement models
Why Join the NC HID?
The benefits of a partnership with NC HID are:
- Contribution to social impact and improved health outcomes
- Curated opportunities to network across a diverse group of key stakeholders
- Exposure to business opportunities in North Carolina and beyond
- Opening new markets in the United States and internationally
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