Bernie Monegain

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

Health Catalyst launches Data Operating System
By Bernie Monegain 10:45 am September 05, 2017
The platform combines analytics, clinical decision support, machine learning, quality measures and more.
innovation center focused on post-acute care

HealthSouth Hhospital in Concord, New Hampshire, is among the 126 hospitals in the HealthSouth network that will benefit from the Post-Acute Innovation Center.

By Bernie Monegain 12:39 pm September 01, 2017
Citing a current lack of adequate technology for treating complex patients, the companies said they will develop clinical decision support tools and lead initiatives to improve care coordination and cost management.
Terry Macaleer Orion Health

Terry Macaleer is set to begin at Orion Health in mid-September.

By Bernie Monegain 11:29 am September 01, 2017
Macaleer previously co-founded one startup and served as CEO and of another.
Carolinas HealthCare, UNC Health Care merge

From left, William Roper, MD, with Gene Woods. Photo courtesy of UNH Health Care

By Bernie Monegain 03:23 pm August 31, 2017
Health systems say they are entering negotiations to combine clinical, medical education and research units.
Intermountain and University of Utah Health

University of Utah Hospital teams up with others to manage high-risk patients within primary care settings and also within its broader healthcare system.

By Bernie Monegain 01:45 pm August 31, 2017
Researchers aim to create a standards-based and scalable platform for individualized cancer screening with a plan to combine EHR and clinical decision support tools.
NIH expands All of Us

NIH's $13.8 million is enrolling participants and gathering health information for the precision medicine initiative.

By Bernie Monegain 12:05 pm August 31, 2017
Three awardees will help enroll and retain participants in the long-term precision medicine research.
Women in health IT call Ivanka Trump out of touch with gender equality

Ivanka Trump at a meeting on behalf of the White House on Aug. 2. Photo via Twitter

By Bernie Monegain 04:18 pm August 30, 2017
The rule was seen as an essential step in helping to close the pay gap in the workplace and in various sectors.
CHIME DirectTrust health data exchange collaboration
By Bernie Monegain 02:44 pm August 30, 2017
The two organizations are promoting universal adoption of the 5-year-old data exchange framework.
PriorAuthNow scores $3.6 million in funding

Founded in 2014, PriorAuthNow works with EHR systems and connects directly with insurance carriers.

By Bernie Monegain 11:34 am August 30, 2017
EHR-integrated prior authorization platform saves providers time and money, the company says.
HIMSS Pop Health Forum
By Bernie Monegain 10:10 am August 30, 2017
Speakers at the upcoming Pop Health Forum will share insights about engaging patients, both on-site and virtually. 

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