Disease Management Digest, May 2, 2013
May 2, 2013  Volume IX, Issue 40


  1. Federal Safety Net Healthcare Coverage for Diabetic Children Varies from State to State

  2. One in Three Stroke Emergencies Doesn’t Use EMS

  3. New Table: The Legal Structure of a Physician-Hospital Organization

  4. Study: CBO Scoring Misses Billions of Dollars in Long-Term Savings from Obesity Prevention Policies

  5. Researchers Observe Increased Cancer Risk in People with History of Non-melanoma Skin Cancer

  6. Q&A: How Do You Manage a Mental Health Patient Telephonically?

  7. Over-Diagnosis, Over-Treatment of Depression Common in United States

  8. HealthSounds Podcast: Healthcare Social Business Strategy — Driving Adoption with Social, Mobile and Cloud Technologies

  9. Is There a Link Between Anesthesia and Dementia in the Elderly?

  10. Infographic: Health Coaching’s Call to Manage Weight, Chronic Disease

  11. Cancer Studies Often Lack Necessary Rigor to Answer Key Questions

  12. Defining the Duals: 13 Things to Know for Population Health Management

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