Bernie Monegain

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

By Bernie Monegain 10:07 am August 03, 2018
Interest in AI is on the rise among radiology units, and a new study says the tech could transform imaging accuracy, productivity and increasing patient volumes.
CommonWell Health Alliance presentation slide at HIMSS18

CommonWell Health Alliance presentation at HIMSS18. Credit: Twitter

By Bernie Monegain 03:39 pm August 02, 2018
CommonWell Executive Director Jitin Asnaani says they are on track to make this generally available this summer.
doctor scans bottle with handheld scanner to monitor prescriptions
By Bernie Monegain 02:01 pm August 02, 2018
Cloud-based platform for prescription drug monitoring programs employs machine learning to track opioid prescriptions.
athenahealth EHR
By Bernie Monegain 09:49 am August 02, 2018
The hedge fund expert says activist investor Elliott Management doesn’t want to buy athenahealth but hopes its takeover bid comes to another end.
Case Western Reserve develops app and sensors to help smokers quit
By Bernie Monegain 12:35 pm August 01, 2018
Technologies track arm and body motion to detect when to deliver video reminders about the benefits of quitting tobacco.
facial recognition technology
By Bernie Monegain 10:15 am August 01, 2018
Lawmakers take issue with the tech's potential impact on surveillance, privacy and civil liberties.
Kindbody launches mobile fertility pop-up
By Bernie Monegain 03:22 pm July 31, 2018
Kindbody also recruited executives from Oscar Health, Mount Sinai and One Medical to use centralized database and patient-facing tools.
Nextflex invests in health monitoring systems

Credit: Facebook

By Bernie Monegain 10:47 am July 31, 2018
Skin-like health monitoring systems, epidermal sensors for robotic knees, and more are in development, according to the flexible hybrid electronics manufacturing organization.
Microsoft hosts worldwide competition for women entrepreneurs
By Bernie Monegain 05:05 pm July 30, 2018
Tech giant’s contest will award the amount to just two companies with at least one woman founder thatare close to releasing a product. 
Microsoft patent application

Microsoft patent application. Credit: WIPO

By Bernie Monegain 02:53 pm July 30, 2018
With a prototype medical device, the software giant aims to replace the traditional cuff monitor for tracking blood pressure.

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