Bernie Monegain

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

Health Catalyst survey population health

Senator McCain gives a thumbs-down not to repeal the ACA on the Senate floor in the early hours of July 28. 

By Bernie Monegain 10:19 am August 01, 2017
New Health Catalyst survey finds 80 percent of hospitals stand firm on population health as healthcare adopts value-based care.
Zuckerberg donates money

Atul Butte, MD, is taking fresh approaches to EHRs, data points and research. Photo by Elisabeth Fall, courtesy of UCSF

By Bernie Monegain 12:57 pm July 31, 2017
Gift supports work of Atul Butte, MD, and launches the Institute for Computational Health Sciences at the university.  
Will Apple enter EHR market
By Bernie Monegain 10:09 am July 31, 2017
The space is ripe for disruption, but switching vendors is difficult and that will make building a new electronic health record platform, and convincing customers to adopt it, a long and uphill battle.
needle-free blood draw
By Bernie Monegain 11:42 am July 28, 2017
The health system, with 22 hospitals, is first in the nation to turn to non-invasive technology.
Amazon getting into healthcare
By Bernie Monegain 04:38 pm July 27, 2017
Just weeks after rumors hinted that Apple is working on a way to bring health records together on iPhones, Amazon appears to have launched an investigation about building EHR software.
Mayo clinic stroke patients
By Bernie Monegain 02:19 pm July 27, 2017
Initial work with Mayo Clinic, Microsoft focused on stroke patients.
NIH precision medicine initiative
By Bernie Monegain 10:38 am July 27, 2017
Awardees, which will share in $1.7 million to support the cause, charged with raising awareness around the project.
Epic EHR rollout
By Bernie Monegain 02:07 pm July 26, 2017
Roll-out is slated for summer 2018.
AMIA interoperability framework
By Bernie Monegain 01:33 pm July 26, 2017
Though the medical informatics group urged ONC officials to take clinician, patient-centered approach.
EHR installation
By Bernie Monegain 12:39 pm July 25, 2017
While costs mean hospitals could find themselves walking an even thinner financial margin than they are used to, cybersecurity issues are also causing anxiety.

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