Bernie Monegain

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

Epic EHR

Fairview Health Services in Minneapolis, Minnesota.

By Bernie Monegain 02:52 pm January 18, 2018
Epic counters that hundreds of companies participate in its developer program.
generic drug company
By Bernie Monegain 12:26 pm January 18, 2018
Advisors to the ambitious plan include former CMS head Don Berwick, MD, and Harvard professor Clayton Christensen, among others.
Amazon healthcare
By Bernie Monegain 05:04 pm January 16, 2018
But the tech giant is still not revealing its plans for the healthcare market.

From left: Eric Topol, MD, Brent James, MD, and Tim Zoph.

By Bernie Monegain 03:33 pm January 16, 2018
The vendor said that former Intermountain chief quality officer Brent James, MD and former Northwestern Memorial CIO Tim Zoph have also signed on.
physician burnout
By Bernie Monegain 09:56 am January 16, 2018
Thomas Jefferson chief Stephen Klasko and athenahealth CEO Jonathan Bush believe a healthcare system overhaul is not only necessary, but possible and will present their ideas at HIMSS18 in Las Vegas.

A DaVita Kidney Care Center where an Epic EHR system will replace DaVita’s Falcon Platinum System. Credit: Twitter

By Bernie Monegain 09:51 am January 12, 2018
The global organization will also tap Epic’s Care Everywhere Network as part of its new electronic health record deployment.
patient satisfaction
By Bernie Monegain 10:14 am January 11, 2018
Cultivating a strong relationship with patients can translate into higher satisfaction scores but there is a widespread failure to communicate about the most appropriate way to reach consumers.
Cerner CEO
By Bernie Monegain 05:04 pm January 10, 2018
Shafer takes over the position left vacant after the death of co-founder Neal Patterson.

UVM Medical Center Credit: Twitter

By Bernie Monegain 04:56 pm January 10, 2018
The six-year project will replace legacy electronic health records software and paper at UVM Health Network’s four hospitals.
Ochsner opioid monitoring in Epic EHR
By Bernie Monegain 11:55 am January 10, 2018
New Orleans-based system becomes the latest to arm clinicians with tools for helping patients manage chronic pain while avoiding opioid addiction.

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