Bernie Monegain

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

KLAS report about Apple Health Records
By Bernie Monegain 03:59 pm May 11, 2018
With 39 hospitals using the health record in an iPhone and many changes predicted for the future of EHRs, here’s a look at what first movers have found.
Cerner EHR
By Bernie Monegain 01:21 pm May 11, 2018
Indiana Family and Social Services Administration becomes third new Cerner customer in a month that has seen some major EHR implementations.
Capital Region Medical Center in Missouri contracts with Cerner EHR

Capital Region Medical Center in Jefferson City, Missouri. Credit: Google Maps

By Bernie Monegain 04:36 pm May 09, 2018
Capital Region Medical Center in Missouri and Mayo Regional Hospital in Maine each want integrated electronic health record and revenue cycle management capabilities.
US Representative Maxine Waters and Congressional Black Caucus

U.S. Representative Maxine Waters of California is pushing for qualified women and minority candidates to serve in tech industry's boards. Credit: Rich Fury, Getty Images for Human Rights Campaign

By Bernie Monegain 03:14 pm May 08, 2018
Members of the Congressional Black Caucus met with the tech sector to talk about the industry's diversity problems.
CTA and Xcertia talking about mobile apps at HLTH conference

CTA and Xcertia discuss a roadmap for mobile apps at HLTH conference. Credit: Twitter

By Bernie Monegain 09:48 am May 08, 2018
The goal is to bring order to the fast-changing mobile health market, focusing on the availability, transparency and reliability of patient-generated health data.
athenahealth EHR vendor at HIMSS18
By Bernie Monegain 01:35 pm May 07, 2018
CEO Jonathan Bush is reviewing the offer, which the hedge fund says can help the cloud IT company realize its potential and create more value for shareholders.
surescripts e-prescribing booth at HIMSS18
By Bernie Monegain 12:55 pm May 07, 2018
The network also noted a big uptick in e-prescribing, with 77 percent of all prescriptions now delivered electronically, including a substantial increase in EPCS.
Singapore health IT
By Bernie Monegain 04:11 pm May 04, 2018
The U.S.-based vendor aligned with the Agency for Science, Technology and Research to develop new digital imaging and other tools for the AsiaPac and American markets.
eClinicalWorks DOJ settlement
By Bernie Monegain 09:19 am May 04, 2018
A look at what has transpired since the EHR vendor agreed to pay a fine in the False Claims suit that rattled the industry.
NIH precision medicine

Mayo Clinic in Jacksonville, Florida. Credit: Google Maps

By Bernie Monegain 12:17 pm May 02, 2018
Mayo will store 35 million biospecimens to advance data collections among Americans other underrepresented in medical research, notably women and minorities, CEO John Noseworthy said.

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