AUSTIN (KXAN) — She roves the floors of the hospitals at all hours. 

Her face and body are rounded corners. Her eyes bright and wide that can change to hearts. The friendly one-armed robot quietly works. 

Moxi is created by Austin-based Diligent Robotics and helps clinical staff with added tasks. (Courtesy: Diligent Robotics) 

Her name is Moxi, and she’s support on wheels for frontline workers battling COVID-19. 

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“We’ve had Moxi around for a little over a year,” said Josh Kemph, Chief Operating Officer at Medical City Heart Hospital and Medical City Spine Hospital in Dallas. “Anytime you can introduce technology or an innovative idea that allows more time back to the patient—we’re all for it.”


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