Bernie Monegain

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

Healthcare IT companies among fastest growing privately-held companies.

A screen snap of Welltok's platform.

By Bernie Monegain 12:34 pm August 18, 2017
Healthcare IT companies named among fastest growing privately-held companies.
doctors and EHRs

Carolinas Medical Center

By Bernie Monegain 11:50 am August 18, 2017
Amid the uproar about how hard electronic health records can be to use, a small contingency of doctors are saying the software has made them much better caregivers.

Marian J. Ball, senior adviser at IBM Research, accepts a Most Influential Women in Health IT Award at HIMSS17.

By Bernie Monegain 04:59 am August 17, 2017
Nominations for the HIMSS Most Influential Women in Health IT Awards, will close on August 28 at 11:59 p.m. Central Time.

MIT's Great Dome in Cambridge, Massachusetts. Photo via John Phelan

By Bernie Monegain 10:22 am August 15, 2017
Technology bundle includes a portal to connect patients with physicians at the university ambulatory provider.
Amazon Alexa seek pharmacy partner
By Bernie Monegain 01:32 pm August 14, 2017
The retailer could build its own online pharmacy, move its Echo/Alexa into the clinical realm and build or buy telemedicine and remote patient monitoring technology, analysts suggest. 
NIH genomics investment
By Bernie Monegain 02:41 pm August 11, 2017
New funding targets diverse and underserved populations as well as settings beyond academic medical centers.
By Bernie Monegain 02:25 pm August 10, 2017
The EHR maker, fresh off a major deal with McKesson, exchanged its ownership interest in NantHealth.
Health IT venture funding increases
By Bernie Monegain 03:17 pm August 09, 2017
The top investment categories include patient engagement, data analytics and mHealth companies.
Pop Health forum keynote speakers

Jay Bhatt, MD, Chief Health Officer at Illinois Health and Hospital Association, speaking at the Pop Health Forum 2016 in Chicago.

By Bernie Monegain 12:54 pm August 09, 2017
Jay Bhatt of the American Hospital Association and Joseph Antos of the American Enterprise Institute will headline the event, scheduled for Oct. 2-3, 2017.
Regenstrief wins AHRQ grant
By Bernie Monegain 11:39 am August 09, 2017
Researchers will use the funding to new approaches to enable EHRs to more accurately bring patient information together to ensure clinicians are looking at the right information for a specific individual.

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