Stanford, Intermountain partner on $8.8 million project to curb opioid use
Oct 04, 2017 | Bernie Monegain
The PCORI-funded study will compare the effectiveness of three approaches to reducing use ...
Leerink rakes in $313 million for its health IT growth equity fund
Sep 29, 2017 | Bernie Monegain
The fund has already made investments in six companies: Outcome Health,, Vera Whole ...
AMA president weighs the pros and cons of MACRA, MIPS
Sep 21, 2017 | Bernie Monegain
The physician payment programs are more workable for than preceding federal models, but some unrealistic ...
Kaiser Permanente IT workers to stage protest over patient safety
Sep 15, 2017 | Bernie Monegain
Staff accuse Kaiser of putting patients and data at risk by stalling contract negotiations.
UMass Memorial to flip switch on $700 million tech overhaul
Sep 13, 2017 | Bernie Monegain
System says the price tag encompasses several other projects beyond just the EHR system.
Intermountain backs 150 Utah caregivers worried about DACA status
Sep 11, 2017 | Bernie Monegain
CEO Mark Harrrison said the system will help file the paperwork required for them to continue to ...
Ochsner deploys robots to zap germs in fight against deadly hospital-acquired infections
Sep 06, 2017 | Bernie Monegain
Oschner Medical Center says use of Xenex LightStrike Germ-Zapping Robots ...
Carolinas HealthCare, UNC Health Care reveal intent to merge
Aug 31, 2017 | Bernie Monegain
Health systems say they are entering negotiations to combine clinical, medical education and research ...
PriorAuthNow scores $3.6 million in funding
Aug 30, 2017 | Bernie Monegain
The platform tracks the life cycle of each prior authorization to save providers time and money, the company says.
Northwell expands population health program with telemedicine, patient self-engagement tools
Aug 30, 2017 | Bernie Monegain
Speakers at the upcoming Pop Health Forum will share insights about ...