Bernie Monegain

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

Digital health startups see boost in gender parity while challenges persist

HIMSS hosts its own annual roundtable discussions about women in HIT leadership roles.

By Bernie Monegain 01:46 pm May 18, 2018
Health IT leaders applaud advances for women in leadership, but say there’s plenty of room for progress.
athenahealth takeover bid

Credit: athenahealth on Twitter

By Bernie Monegain 10:53 am May 18, 2018
With $6.5 billion on the table, we take a look at what lead up to last week’s offer from Elliott Associates to take the cloud-based technology vendor private.
Crisp Regional Health goes to Cerner for EHR
By Bernie Monegain 05:05 pm May 16, 2018
Crisp executives expect the new tech platform will streamline operations and improve patient care.
Athenahealth takeover bid
By Bernie Monegain 11:02 am May 16, 2018
Activist investor blasts cloud-based EHR company for not responding a week after receiving the notice.
Cerner has EHR global market share
By Bernie Monegain 09:32 am May 15, 2018
But Epic leads in the physician office sector, according to the new report, and GE is now among the top four electronic health record vendors.
Intermountain lab expands precision medicine with pharmacogenomics RxMatch service
By Bernie Monegain 11:52 am May 14, 2018
The provider will integrate genomic medicine into clinical care and give all its providers access to that information, officials say.
doctor talking with patient at hospital about EHR
By Bernie Monegain 11:44 am May 14, 2018
As hospitals collect patient data they must characterize it well, apply new technologies – and practice what Cleveland Clinic’s Paul Ford calls "human medicine."
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.

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