Spectrum Health Joins AVIA to Invest in Healthcare Innovation


CHICAGO–(BUSINESS WIRE) Aug. 1, 2017–AVIA announced today that Spectrum Health has joined AVIA, the nation’s leading network for health systems seeking to innovate and transform by unlocking the power of digital solutions.

Earlier this year, Spectrum Health formed a venture capital fund to invest $100 million in healthcare companies over the next ten years. The new fund, Spectrum Health Ventures LLC, will focus on finding, investing, and implementing digital solutions addressing prevention and wellness, care delivery transformation, consumer engagement, and genomics.

“At Spectrum Health, we strive to be at the forefront of healthcare, pushing ourselves toward innovation and cutting-edge technologies,” said Roger Jansen, Spectrum Health’s chief strategy officer. “By joining AVIA, we will collaborate with other leading health systems in the network to make smarter technology selections and investment decisions.”