Bernie Monegain is the Editor-at-Large of Healthcare IT News. Bernie covers hospitals and IDNs and industry trends.
By Bernie Monegain 01:17 pm May 25, 2016
The network will modernize facilities to embrace a new model of care that is more efficient and strengthen its focus on population health and integrating research about genomics and digital medicine for personalized treatments.
By Bernie Monegain 11:28 am May 25, 2016
The new initiative will focus on gleaning insights into the care and treatment of patients with advanced non-small cell lung cancer.
Intermountain Healthcare CIO Marc Probst presses Congress for clear strategy on cybersecurity at HHS
By Bernie Monegain 11:02 am May 25, 2016
The chief information officer and CHIME board chair testified that it is vital for Health and Human Services to institute a coordinated plan for protecting data and systems against cyberattacks.
Medical University of South Carolina aims to bolster patient monitoring for one million people annually
By Bernie Monegain 10:29 am May 24, 2016
In a $36 million contract with Philips, the hospital system is working to improve the collection and management of patient data to standardize clinical practices and enable interoperability with other systems.
By Bernie Monegain 06:34 am May 23, 2016
The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation announced that it will donate $80 million to help close the gender gap and advance pay equality.
By Bernie Monegain 10:25 am May 19, 2016
Lake Health, with 14 facilities, staffed by more than 600 physicians and 2,700 healthcare professionals, will be rolling out a Cerner EHR. The goal: support the Lake Health system and its employed providers, as well as create greater integration with its community physician network and to provide the best patient experience possible.
By Bernie Monegain 10:35 am May 18, 2016
Decisio Health, a startup that aims to help acute-care provider organizations continually improve their clinical processes, launched the Decisio Health Clinical Intelligence Platform Tuesday and also announced $4.5M in Series A funding.
By Bernie Monegain 09:42 am May 18, 2016
Jeffrey Carr, most recently the entrepreneur-in-residence at a startup incubator, has joined Mercy Health as the health system's first chief innovation officer, the health system announced Tuesday.
By Bernie Monegain 04:02 pm May 17, 2016
King Khaled Eye Specialist Hospital pointed to the implementation of InterSystems’ TrakCare health information system in helping it move from Stage 6 to Stage 7 in less than two years.
By Bernie Monegain 11:09 am May 17, 2016
The center deployed predictive clinical decision support to save diabetic patients’ lives as part of a move to become a data-driven healthcare organization.