Bernie Monegain

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

Jonathan Bush athenahealth
By Bernie Monegain 01:19 pm March 12, 2018
From bad software to better cloud services to a platform that fosters an ecosystem of internal and external innovation, the EHR executive explains what’s next.
Microsoft Apollo use AI

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By Bernie Monegain 11:46 am March 09, 2018
Partners plan to deploy new machine learning models that predict patient risk for heart disease. 
Most Influential Women in Health IT

Vice Admiral Raquel C. Bono, MD, Director of Defense Health Agency, speaking at the Women in Health IT Roundtable at HIMSS18 on Wednesday.

By Bernie Monegain 01:56 pm March 08, 2018
An engaged group gathers for the third annual roundtable discussion at HIMSS18.
Judy Faulkner Epic EHR
By Bernie Monegain 08:05 pm March 06, 2018
The Epic chief is homing in on social determinants as she works on creating truly “comprehensive” platforms.
By Bernie Monegain 05:19 pm March 06, 2018
Brent Shafer says the EHR giant wants to improve healthcare, and he’s asking clients how the company can better do that.
electronic health records workflow

Robert Wachter, MD, chair of the Department of Medicine at UC, San Francisco, speaking at the CHIME CIO Forum at HIMSS18 on Monday.

By Bernie Monegain 06:31 pm March 05, 2018
Ten years and $30 billion later, the industry has at last established its digital backbone, Robert Wachter says.
Healthcare CIOs
By Bernie Monegain 06:12 pm March 05, 2018
You can also add cybersecurity, innovation, machine learning, agile and more to that list, CIOs say at HIMSS18 forum.
Lyft

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By Bernie Monegain 12:36 pm March 05, 2018
EHR giant, Lyft want to cut the number of people without rides to medical appointments in half by 2020.
Artificial intelligence powers GE Healthcare's next-gen ultrasound system
By Bernie Monegain 04:21 pm March 02, 2018
LOGIQ E10 offers 48 times the data throughput and 10 times the processing power of previous systems, officials say.
Avera Health boosts ICU care quality

Avera McKennan Hospital and University in Sioux Falls, South Dakota. Credit: Google Maps

By Bernie Monegain 03:54 pm March 02, 2018
Over the course of year, the health system has cut hospital length of stay and saved $62 million with help from the company's remote care platform.

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