Bernie Monegain

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

By Bernie Monegain 12:10 pm June 05, 2018
HeartMate3 recalled because of unintended disconnection between power source and controller.
predictive analytics helps doctors assess cardiac risk
By Bernie Monegain 01:29 pm June 04, 2018
The patient monitoring company says the technology, developed at the University of Chicago, will allow health systems to better manage patients' risk of adverse events.
Mount Sinai teams with RenalytixAI

Credit: Mount Sinai

By Bernie Monegain 04:10 pm June 01, 2018
The partners also plan to commercialize the technology in the second quarter of 2019.
Emory Healthcare announces new innovation hub
By Bernie Monegain 02:52 pm June 01, 2018
The hospital joins the growing trend of fostering startups with the aim of commercializing new technologies.
IBM Watson slashed workforce this week
By Bernie Monegain 09:06 am June 01, 2018
With one employee describing the layoffs as a cost-cutting measure, estimates say Big Blue may have cut as much as 70 percent of its employees.
Salesforce invests in cloud-based health IT firm Virsys12

Tammy Hawes is CEO and founder of Virsys12. Credit: Virsys12

By Bernie Monegain 11:18 am May 31, 2018
The woman-run consulting firm will use the capital to expand its offering in the healthcare industry, CEO Tammy Hawes says.
FDA launches innovation challenge to help stem opioid crisis

Credit: GAO.gov

By Bernie Monegain 01:23 pm May 30, 2018
The contest aims to offer unique approaches to detecting, treating and preventing addiction, Food and Drug Administration officials said.
advanced precision medicine for cardiovascular care at Intermountain
By Bernie Monegain 09:59 am May 30, 2018
Hospitals uncover new genetic links that can lead to faster development of life-saving approaches.
Columbus Regional Healthcare System taps Cerner for EHR

Columbus Regional Healthcare in Whiteville, North Carolina. Credit: Google Maps

By Bernie Monegain 12:32 pm May 29, 2018
The system becomes latest to tap into the cloud-based electronic health record and revenue cycle management services.
women in health IT talking at peer network event

A recent study found successful women invest in peer networks.

By Bernie Monegain 11:55 am May 21, 2018
As the emerging role can open new doors it’s becoming clear that successful women share these six professional traits.

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