Bernie Monegain

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

patient safety tech for medication
By Bernie Monegain 08:37 am July 20, 2018
Begin by eliminating the false sense of safety that manual reporting produces and, from there, target these key areas.
BioEnterprise, Bounce Innovation Hub partner to support biomedical entrepreneurs

BioEnterprise in Cleveland, Ohio. Credit: Google Maps

By Bernie Monegain 02:32 pm July 19, 2018
Cleveland Clinic-founded BioEnterprise and Bounce will share office space and tech incubator resources to mentor startups.
Cleveland Clinic biomedical engineering deal
By Bernie Monegain 03:01 pm July 18, 2018
Partners will build on existing relationship to advance research and treatments, they said.
ECRI to host unplugged AHRQ clinical guidelines
By Bernie Monegain 02:26 pm July 18, 2018
After HHS shut down the AHRQ site with two decades of medical information, ECRI announced it will make the evidence-based materials available.
Johnson & Johnson to build innovation lab at University of Pennsylvania
By Bernie Monegain 11:55 am July 18, 2018
Networking hub is designed to connect the company with Penn researchers and local startups to fast-track new technologies.
blockchain for healthcare
By Bernie Monegain 08:56 am July 18, 2018
Hospitals ignoring blockchain risk being left behind, IT firms say, and they share advice about getting work underway.
Microsoft, Walmart ink AI, cloud pact to take on Amazon
By Bernie Monegain 11:42 am July 17, 2018
Engineers from both companies will collaborate on new architectures to better serve consumers, officials say.
UNC Health to use PDMP with their Epic EHR

Credit: UNC on Facebook

By Bernie Monegain 02:44 pm July 16, 2018
UNC Health says the move will help tackle the opioid problem and save clinicians time.
Intermountain, UnitedHealthcare build new social determinants program
By Bernie Monegain 02:35 pm July 13, 2018
Organizations are each expanding services to address non-medical factors that can have a significant impact on individual and population health.
HHS to remove 20 years of evidence-based medical guidelines

AHRQ Office. Credit Google Street View

By Bernie Monegain 04:26 pm July 12, 2018
Both the National Guideline Clearninghouse and the National Quality Measures Clearinghouse maintained by the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality shut it down on July 16.

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