Bernie Monegain

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

Epic EHR

Tomah Memorial Hospital

By Bernie Monegain 01:56 pm September 28, 2017
Next up, there’s a new hospital in the making.
patient ID
By Bernie Monegain 11:36 am September 27, 2017
Partners say they will prevent misidentification by cleaning up patient data and eliminating the creation of duplicate and overlaid medical records.
risk-prediction model for type 2 diabetes
By Bernie Monegain 10:14 am September 27, 2017
Work is aimed at preventing heart and kidney failure, two deadly conditions spurred by the chronic disease.

Ellen Pao talks about working with venture capitalist firm.

By Bernie Monegain 03:15 pm September 25, 2017
She lost her gender discrimination lawsuit, but bounced back to champion diversity and co-found Project Include.
mobile technology for healthcare

A screen snap of the Patient Touch messaging system. Photo via PatientSafe 

By Bernie Monegain 01:32 pm September 25, 2017
Company’s PatientTouch platform brings together clinical communications with critical workflows in a single application.
Lucile Packard Children's Hospital Stanford win Davies award
By Bernie Monegain 11:01 am September 25, 2017
HIMSS award puts the spotlight on achieving patient outcomes through the effective use of healthcare technology.

Box begins her new role on Oct. 16.

By Bernie Monegain 03:08 pm September 22, 2017
As an obstetrics and gynecology physician, she has been caring for women for more than 30 years.
sexism in tech

Melinda Gates speaks at the CNNMoney American Opportunity breakfast Sept. 20. The topic: gender bias in the tech sector. Photo via YouTube

By Bernie Monegain 01:58 pm September 22, 2017
"Moving money is what will move the industry for women," Melinda Gates said at a business event Sept. 20.
By Bernie Monegain 10:12 am September 22, 2017
The startup has the only FDA authorization for direct-to-consumer genetic tests.
MACRA, MIPS

AMA president David Barbe discusses the pros and cons of MACRA and MIPS. Photo via YouTube

By Bernie Monegain 01:58 pm September 21, 2017
The physician payment programs are more workable for than preceding federal models, but some unrealistic expectations are emerging.

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