Novant Health is proud to be the official healthcare provider of the NBA's Charlotte Bobcats basketball team. Bobcats players and staff can rest assured knowing that they and their families have access to high quality, compassionate medical care to meet their healthcare needs. From orthopedics, to maternity and beyond, Novant Health is here for them.
Novant Health is a founding partner of the NBA’s Charlotte Bobcats basketball team and has been their official healthcare provider since the team’s inception in 2004. The Bobcats organization in turn has been an outstanding supporter of Presbyterian Healthcare.
- Each year, the Bobcats host a special night for Presbyterian Blume Pediatric Oncology & Hematology Clinic patients, including dinner, a limo ride to the game and visits from Bobcats players and the team mascot, Rufus.
- The My Hero Gala, an annual fundraiser at the Bobcats Arena featuring a formal dinner and silent auction, raises money for the Novant Health Community Care Cruiser, a 40-foot mobile clinic providing immunizations to underserved youth ages 0-17.
- Bobcats players and Rufus participate in monthly hospital visits to Novant Health Hemby Children's Hospital, brightening the day of pediatric patients and their families and bringing with them goodie bags, hugs and smiles.