Bernie Monegain

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

intermountain global DNA database

Intermountain Healthcare in Murray, Utah. Photo via Google Maps

By Bernie Monegain 09:31 am March 20, 2018
The health system will collect unprocessed data from AncestryDNA, MyHeritage and 23andMe to validate new findings and discover new mutations, the organization said. 
By Bernie Monegain 03:40 pm March 16, 2018
Research team finds patterns of symptoms that might be caused by an underlying genetic variant.
UPMC executive Pamela Peele
By Bernie Monegain 09:58 am March 16, 2018
The UPMC executive is leading more than a few cutting-edge projects at the health system.
Cleveland Clinic executive joins Inova Health as CEO
By Bernie Monegain 11:26 am March 15, 2018
J. Stephen Jones succeeds CEO J. Knox Singleton who held the position for 35 years.
Mayo Clinic boosts clinical trials with IBM Watson artificial intelligence
By Bernie Monegain 02:05 pm March 14, 2018
Mayo Clinic and IBM Watson Health have announced the results of a cutting-edge project putting the supercomputer to work for patient matching: Watson brought in more patients than before to participate in recent breast cancer clinical trials.
Cleveland Clinic CEO Tom Mihaljevic

Credit: Cleveland Clinic

By Bernie Monegain 12:11 pm March 14, 2018
In his first State of the Clinic, Cleveland Clinic CEO Tom Mihaljevic, MD, called on the health system’s 57,000 employees around the world to focus on caring: “how we care for patients, care for each other, care for the organization, and care for our communities,” he urged.
By Bernie Monegain 02:32 pm March 13, 2018
New suite brings tools designed for doctors, clinicians and hospital managers, the company said.
clinical surveillance tools
By Bernie Monegain 12:50 pm March 13, 2018
Spyglass survey uncovers varying degrees of understanding which tools can be used for early warning and predictive indicators to prevent adverse health events.
Women in Health IT roundtable at HIMSS18.

Women in Health IT hosted a roundtable at HIMSS18.

By Bernie Monegain 11:05 am March 13, 2018
From Eric Schmidt’s “Dr. Liz” idea to influential women being recognized, women in health IT were in full force at the conference.
Intermountain launches mental health tech company
By Bernie Monegain 02:12 pm March 12, 2018
Alluceo provides team-based mental health tools and services to sync patients and care teams.

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