Bernie Monegain

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

prenatal app
By Bernie Monegain 11:46 am December 27, 2017
Hospital testing iPhone-based software to track weight and blood pressure of expecting mothers.

The Philanthropic Women of St. Joseph’s raised $1 million dollars for hospital tech in the Florida 14-hospital BayCare Health System. Credit: St. Joseph’s Hospitals Foundation

By Bernie Monegain 10:54 am December 27, 2017
The funds raised by the Florida foundation were used to purchase a 3D pediatric and adult echocardiography unit and endoscopic tower.
gender inequality in technology

The Internet Governance Forum held in Geneva, Switzerland, on Dec. 20. Credit: Twitter

By Bernie Monegain 10:45 am December 27, 2017
There are big opportunities for hospitals and other organizations to use information and communication tech to enable economic empowerment for women.
Investing in cybersecurity tech and staff
By Bernie Monegain 03:04 pm December 26, 2017
Center for Connected Medicine survey finds 92 percent plan to increase spending to keep IT systems safe; report also tracked potential buyers' plans in 2018 for predictive analytics, artificial intelligence and more.
Epic EHR stories of 2017
By Bernie Monegain 01:13 pm December 26, 2017
The biggest electronic health record company made plenty of big news this past year, beginning with the scoop that it would develop new technology aimed at smaller hospitals.
Top 10 Healthcare IT News articles 2017
By Bernie Monegain 02:54 pm December 21, 2017
Our most popular stories with readers this past year included Epic's EHR happenings, blockchain and AI.
Epic to release new EHR Sonnet
By Bernie Monegain 02:04 pm December 21, 2017
Company said it is targeting smaller hospitals with a version of its EHR that has fewer modules and features, targeting rivals like athenahealth.
By Bernie Monegain 01:28 pm December 21, 2017
Judy Faulkner, Pamela Arora, Ellen Pao and many other women in tech, rose above the challenges in 2017 to find success.
Intermountain app for heart failure patients
By Bernie Monegain 11:14 am December 21, 2017
Hospital says 8 percent more patients using the app were alive after 180 days than those not using the software, which alerts clinicians when heart failure conditions become more advanced.

A snapshot of Aledade's tool. 

By Bernie Monegain 03:56 pm December 20, 2017
Farzad Mostashari's startup gives physicians the tools and assistance to build accountable care organizations.

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