Bernie Monegain

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

By Bernie Monegain 01:29 pm August 01, 2017
Jonathan Bush to continue as CEO but his roles as president and chairman will be replaced with new hires.
Tom Ridge keynote at HIMSS Security Forum
By Bernie Monegain 11:14 am August 01, 2017
Ridge joins Obama’s cybersecurity czar Michael Daniel and other experts speaking at the upcoming event.
Health Catalyst survey population health

Senator McCain gives a thumbs-down not to repeal the ACA on the Senate floor in the early hours of July 28. 

By Bernie Monegain 10:19 am August 01, 2017
New Health Catalyst survey finds 80 percent of hospitals stand firm on population health as healthcare adopts value-based care.
Zuckerberg donates money

Atul Butte, MD, is taking fresh approaches to EHRs, data points and research. Photo by Elisabeth Fall, courtesy of UCSF

By Bernie Monegain 12:57 pm July 31, 2017
Gift supports work of Atul Butte, MD, and launches the Institute for Computational Health Sciences at the university.  
Will Apple enter EHR market
By Bernie Monegain 10:09 am July 31, 2017
The space is ripe for disruption, but switching vendors is difficult and that will make building a new electronic health record platform, and convincing customers to adopt it, a long and uphill battle.
needle-free blood draw
By Bernie Monegain 11:42 am July 28, 2017
The health system, with 22 hospitals, is first in the nation to turn to non-invasive technology.
Amazon getting into healthcare
By Bernie Monegain 04:38 pm July 27, 2017
Just weeks after rumors hinted that Apple is working on a way to bring health records together on iPhones, Amazon appears to have launched an investigation about building EHR software.
Mayo clinic stroke patients
By Bernie Monegain 02:19 pm July 27, 2017
Initial work with Mayo Clinic, Microsoft focused on stroke patients.
NIH precision medicine initiative
By Bernie Monegain 10:38 am July 27, 2017
Awardees, which will share in $1.7 million to support the cause, charged with raising awareness around the project.
Epic EHR rollout
By Bernie Monegain 02:07 pm July 26, 2017
Roll-out is slated for summer 2018.

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