Bernie Monegain

Bernie Monegain is Editor-At-Large for Healthcare IT News and Women in Health IT.

By Bernie Monegain 12:29 pm February 21, 2017
The new versions will provide pathways for providers who don’t need the full version of Epic.

Denise Hines from Ehealth Services Group at HIMSS17 in Orlando on Monday.

By Bernie Monegain 04:56 pm February 20, 2017
It takes negotiation, some awareness and sometimes a lot of gumption.
By Bernie Monegain 11:05 am February 20, 2017
The Dutch technology company sees many solvable patient care issues in urgent need of attention.
Josh Mandel at HIMSS17

Josh Mandel, MD, a physician and software developer speaking at the Interoperability Roadmap in Practice workshop at HIMSS17 in Orlando.

By Bernie Monegain 02:12 pm February 19, 2017
In the works, CDA scorecards, interoperability proving ground, Sync for Science tied to precision medicine.
IBM Watson Munich

Harriet Green, left, global head of Watson IoT, and Bavarian State Minister of Economic Affairs and Media, Energy and Technology Ilse Aigner press the button to activate IBM's new global center for Watson IoT. Photo courtesy of IBM.

By Bernie Monegain 11:13 am February 17, 2017
The facility is home to 'cognitive collaboratories' for Internet of Things work with clients and partners.
Memorial Health System HIPAA
By Bernie Monegain 09:56 am February 17, 2017
The Health and Human Services Office for Civil Rights said more than 115,000 people had their PHI accessed and disclosed.
By Bernie Monegain 11:23 am February 16, 2017
The HIE contains 98 percent of all Maine residents' clinical information.
Intermountain Laura Kaiser SSM
By Bernie Monegain 10:33 am February 16, 2017
The Intermountain and Ascension veteran brings more than 30 years of experience to SSM.

GE executives say they want to 'balance the equation' by closing the gender gap in science, technology, engineering and math careers. Photo courtesy of GE.

By Bernie Monegain 03:15 pm February 15, 2017
General Electric has revealed its initiative to hire 20,000 women for STEM positions. The technology giant is targeting the year 2020 as its deadline for having the 20,000 women on board for the science, technology, engineering and math jobs.  
Epic Geisinger EHR population

Epic president Carl Dvorak said the deal will help create a community of learning and feedback. 

By Bernie Monegain 10:47 am February 15, 2017
The initiative aims to help Epic shops improve care manager efficiency and compliance with evidence-based clinical best practices.

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