Bernie Monegain

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

Henry Ford Health System will build a new cancer center with programs focused pancreatic cancer, brain cancer and precision medicine.

By Bernie Monegain 11:24 am December 07, 2016
Largest individual gift in health system’s history honors life and legacy of donor’s wife.

Rush Health CEO Brent Estes views HealthShare as the hub for care coordination for the health system.

By Bernie Monegain 10:11 am December 07, 2016
InterSystems’ HealthShare technology to serve as Rush Health’s information hub.

AHA President and CEO Richard J. Pollack, left, and FHA President and CEO Charles N. Kahn are urging President-elect Donald J. Trump and Congressional leaders to think twice about repealing Obamacare.

By Bernie Monegain 08:57 am December 07, 2016
The American Hospital Association and the Federation of American Hospitals are warning President-Elect Trump and top leaders in the House and Senate that repealing Obamacare is likely to spell disaster for healthcare.

“Customers are in the early stages of implementing cognitive security technologies,” says Sandy Bird, chief technology officer, IBM Security.

By Bernie Monegain 01:35 pm December 06, 2016
Executives say cognitive technologies such as Watson have a big role to play.

Unisys President and CEO Peter Altabef says his company is committed to tightening digital security.

By Bernie Monegain 10:24 am December 06, 2016
Built-in analytics, visualization and micro segmentation are key.

Shafiq Rab, known for his innovation in healthcare information technology, has been named CIO at Rush University Medical Center in Chicago. youtube photo

By Bernie Monegain 09:04 am December 06, 2016
Move comes following Rush’s extensive national search.

Stephan Chenette and Rajesh Sharma of AttackIQ, a cybersecurity startup.

By Bernie Monegain 12:28 pm December 05, 2016
San Diego-based company aims to bolster its AttackIQ FireDrill platform.

Regenstrief Institute is part of a coalition that has launched a population health management initiative aimed at curbing depression in aging people.

By Bernie Monegain 11:42 am December 05, 2016
New population health initiative focused on relieving severity of depression.

New research at Henry Ford Hospital reveals that 3-D imaging is the way to go in fixing cardiac arrhythmia.

By Bernie Monegain 10:56 am December 05, 2016
A recent study conducted by Henry Ford Hospital showed a 100 percent rate in a particular heart procedure when 3D imaging was used instead of traditional 2D imaging.

Mikael Dolsten, president of Pfizer Worldwide Research and Development, said leveraging Watson will enable Pfizer to bring promising new immuno-oncology therapeutics to patients more quickly. 

By Bernie Monegain 11:27 am December 02, 2016
The new partnership is designed to drive Pfizer’s immuno-oncology research by tapping into IBM’s machine learning, cognitive computing and natural language processing technologies.

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