Disease Management Digest, June 27, 2013
June 27, 2013  Volume IX, Issue 48

  1. New Risk Assessment Tool Predicts Stroke in Patients with Atrial Fibrillation

  2. Low-Income Uninsured Adults Eligible for Medicaid Under ACA Less Likely to Have Chronic Conditions

  3. New Chart: Top 5 Ways to Identify Individuals for Case Management

  4. Lifestyle Intervention Did Not Reduce Cardiovascular Events in Obese Adults with Type 2 Diabetes

  5. USPSTF Issues Final Recommendation on Screening for Hepatitis C Virus Infection in Adults

  6. Q&A: How Do You Distinguish Between Health Coaching for Medicare Patients and Coaching of Younger Patients?

  7. Stroke Symptoms Associated with Developing Memory, Thinking Problems

  8. HealthSounds Podcast: Motivational Interviewing by Ochsner Health Coaches Drives Results in 4 Key Areas

  9. Rural Women Less Likely to Get Radiation Therapy after Lumpectomy for Breast Cancer

  10. HINfographic on Defining the Dually Eligible: 16 Things to Know for Population Health Management

  11. Study Shows HPV Vaccine is Helping to Lower HPV Infection Rates in Teen Girls

  12. Power of Extrinsic Incentives Sometimes Elusive

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