Bernie Monegain

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

Stack of books
By Bernie Monegain 06:23 am June 02, 2015
When Robert Wachter, MD's new book, The Digital Doctor: Hope, Hype and Harm at the Dawn of Medicine's Computer Age, hit the market recently, it inspired us to highlight just a few of the many practicing physicians who also are compelled to write in addition to maintaining a demanding clinical schedule.
Digital caduceus
By Bernie Monegain 06:54 am May 11, 2015
In observance of National Nurses Week, we spotlight some RNs who have steeped themselves in the world of healthcare informatics, harnessing data to make a big difference at the bedside.
Doctor with virtual interface
By Bernie Monegain 10:12 am April 27, 2015
With emphasis on big data and analytics growing in the healthcare realm these days, we highlight some of the data-driven geeks we're watching for potential breakthroughs in the years ahead.
Speech bubbles
By Bernie Monegain 06:22 am April 10, 2015
Want to keep up with the daily goings on in the realm of health IT? Here are some of the top social media aficionados to follow. They're tweeting, linking, blogging and more. And many of them will be roaming the HIMSS15 conference, registered as social media ambassadors.
DNA
By Bernie Monegain 06:21 am March 31, 2015
The National Institutes of Health has created a team of experts in precision medicine to chart the course for the $215 million Precision Medicine Initiative that President Barack Obama launched on Jan. 30. The team will deliver a preliminary report in September 2015.
Network
By Bernie Monegain 11:16 am March 26, 2015
With healthcare interoperability as far front and center as we've ever seen it, we present some of the devotees who have made it a central part of their work for years.
Work life balance word bubble
By Bernie Monegain 08:58 am March 13, 2015
Health IT CIOs across the country are expected to take on an ever-expanding workload while maintaining a work-life balance. We asked CIOs who are especially good at balancing for their best advice.
Holding hands
By Bernie Monegain 10:54 am March 04, 2015
With recent patient deaths linked to "superbug" exposure and preventable medical errors continuing to rise, it seems timely to spotlight some of the best and brightest patient safety experts in healthcare today.
computer code
By Bernie Monegain 02:43 pm January 19, 2015
Is telehealth at a tipping point? Is 3-D printing here to stay? ECRI Institute spotlights 10 technology trends hospitals should be sure to keep an eye on.
By Bernie Monegain 09:29 am January 16, 2015
You might say athenahealth made a grand entrance into the hospital market on Jan. 14: CEO Jonathan Bush and his team were headed to present at the JP Morgan Healthcare Conference when the company announced it had acquired startup RazorInsights. We look at some numbers that have company executives confident about athenahealth's trajectory.

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