Bernie Monegain

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

Amazon healthcare
By Bernie Monegain 09:43 am March 27, 2018
What hospitals know about Amazon plans is just a taste of what the future will bring, consultants predict.
Hackensack Meridian partnership with Carrier Clinic
By Bernie Monegain 01:06 pm March 23, 2018
The organizations signed a letter of intent to collaborate on integrating behavioral health services to more effectively address issues such as the opioid epidemic.
Inspirata NCI award to advance digital pathology

An image of Inspirata's pre-screening analysis and detection tool. Credit: Inspirata

By Bernie Monegain 12:06 pm March 23, 2018
The company said it will work Case Western Reserve University and Vanderbilt University to build on recent work with computational image analysis.
Accruent buys Connectiv
By Bernie Monegain 09:48 am March 23, 2018
The company’s platform helps hospitals tackle medical device vulnerabilities.
Mayo Clinic partners with Mytonomy
By Bernie Monegain 11:31 am March 22, 2018
The collaboration aims to help patients understand information about their condition and engage them in shared decision making.
medication adherence technology

Lynn Community Health Center in Lynn, Massachusetts. Credit: Google Maps

By Bernie Monegain 01:15 pm March 21, 2018
Partners HealthCare, Triad Healthcare undertake separate initiatives focused on reducing costs with by delivering notifications to clinicians about patients not complying with treatment regimens.
Morehouse Healthcare scores National Committee for Quality Assurance recognition for patient-centered care

Morehouse School of Medicine in Atlanta, Georgia. Credit: Google Maps

By Bernie Monegain 12:27 pm March 21, 2018
NCQA says the physician group earned the Patient-Centered Medical Home designation for coordinated care and evidence-based medicine.
Massachusetts Housing and Shelter Alliance takes $100,000 Hearst Health Prize

Massachusetts Housing and Shelter Alliance in Boston. Credit: Google Street View

By Bernie Monegain 03:05 pm March 20, 2018
Hearst Health and the Jefferson College of Population Health announced today that the 
President Trump opioid crisis

President Trump speaking in New Hampshire on Monday. Credit: C-span

By Bernie Monegain 12:44 pm March 20, 2018
A report from research firm Kalorama Information named the top healthcare disruptors it anticipates happening between now and the year 2027 -- and the Trump Administration’s health policies in the U.S. took the top spot.  
Mass General, Brigham and Women’s launch digital pathology project with Royal Philips

Credit: Google Street View

By Bernie Monegain 11:58 am March 20, 2018
The organizations said they intend to establish digital pathology centers and to create best practices and protocols for the digital transformation of the field. 

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