Bernie Monegain

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

doctor burnout
By Bernie Monegain 10:47 am October 12, 2017
Physicians who rate their capabilities highly seem to be doing fine, but too many feel they don’t have the support to deliver the best care.
blood test detects breast cancer
By Bernie Monegain 03:23 pm October 11, 2017
The goal is to show whether screening patients for the presence of circulating tumor DNA – known as ctDNA – can detect breast cancer using a blood draw.
By Bernie Monegain 09:50 am October 11, 2017
The acquisition will boost Welltok’s growth within the hospital market and make it possible for the company to serve all types of population health managers.
virtual care technologies
By Bernie Monegain 02:46 pm October 10, 2017
Avizia, which is backed by NewYork-Presbyterian, Northwell Health and HealthQuest, said incorporating both companies’ technology will enable it to offer a customizable telehealth platform.

Howard A. Fine, MD. Photo by John Abbott

By Bernie Monegain 01:53 pm October 09, 2017
Prestigious prize highlights promising new direction in brain cancer research at Weill Cornell Medicine and NewYork-Presbyterian.
LSU cancer precision medicine

Photo via LSU Health

By Bernie Monegain 01:28 pm October 09, 2017
Two centers will share a $2 million National Cancer Institute grant to study cancer health disparities.
HIMSS LOGIC Go mobile app

A screensnap of the LOGIC Go app from HIMSS Analytics.

By Bernie Monegain 10:20 am October 09, 2017
New platform intended to help boost sales and marketing in healthcare IT sector.
eClinicalworks
By Bernie Monegain 03:05 pm October 06, 2017
New version of its cloud-centric EHR designed to improve workflow, company says.
unique patient identifiers

In Oct. 3 letter, Sens. Orrin Hatch, Elizabeth Warren and others asked for “clear recommendations for steps that federal agencies – specifically ONC – could take to develop improved patient matching methods.”

By Bernie Monegain 01:14 pm October 06, 2017
At the same time, Regenstrief has launched a five-year effort that it hopes can help solve the problem.
Epic CEO Judy Faulkner
By Bernie Monegain 10:32 am October 06, 2017
A comprehensive health record, unlike today’s EHR, would incorporate more data types, notably social determinants, she says.

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