Bernie Monegain is the Editor-at-Large of Healthcare IT News. Bernie covers hospitals and IDNs and industry trends.
By Bernie Monegain 10:43 am June 24, 2016
Doctors used a 3D rendering of Linda Green’s kidney to determine the best way to maneuver around arteries and remove a tumor.
By Bernie Monegain 09:58 am June 24, 2016
The company focused on care coordination, population health management and preventive care, has inked several deals this month to create Accountable Care Organizations. CEO Farzad Mostashari, MD, said Aledade is also expanding beyond Medicare.
By Bernie Monegain 09:27 am June 24, 2016
The emerging smartphone technology will target half-a-dozen diseases such as malaria and typhoid in the field to enable clinicians to deliver better treatment immediately.
By Bernie Monegain 10:47 am June 23, 2016
McNeil, a professor in the Harvard-MIT Division of Health Sciences and Technology, founded Harvard’s healthcare policy department in 1988.
IBM Watson aligns with 16 health systems and imaging firms to apply cognitive computing to battle cancer, diabetes, heart disease
By Bernie Monegain 03:15 pm June 22, 2016
The supercomputer will be used to mine insights from ‘previously invisible’ unstructured imaging data and combine it with other information to make personalized care decisions that also impact broader patient populations.
By Bernie Monegain 10:34 am June 22, 2016
Google, the world's most used search engine, is partnering with two of the world's leading health organizations to take the confusion out of symptom searching.
By Bernie Monegain 10:17 am June 21, 2016
https://www.fbo.gov/index?s=opportunity&mode=form&id=22fc638658d9eeff9deca4eede4be8d0&tab=core&_cview=0The department’s Office of Medical Services is soliciting information about a commercial off-the-shelf electronic health record system to be installed at diplomatic missions.
Cost of data breaches climbs to $4 million as healthcare incidents are most expensive, Ponemon finds
By Bernie Monegain 11:51 am June 20, 2016
The overall costs include fines levied by the federal government as well as instituting business continuity and incident response plans, employee training, and hiring a CISO.
By Bernie Monegain 10:03 am June 20, 2016
The research firm also said that with more than 1,000 products in the health IT space, the current market is unsustainable and hospitals should expect more vendor mergers and acquisitions in the near future.
By Bernie Monegain 11:16 am June 18, 2016
A recent article in Harvard Business Review takes a deep look at women’s working paths over the course of their careers. Some of the findings may surprise you.