Healthcare Data Digest, January 6, 2012
January 6, 2012 Volume II Issue 1

Welcome to this week's Healthcare Data Digest. In case you missed any of this week's headlines in our Twitter news feed, you can view them now:

  1. Diet Patterns May Help Prevent Alzheimer's Disease

  2. Patients Tightly Bound to Healthcare Systems, Tend to Repeatedly Visit Same Hospital

  3. Medicaid Shorts Nursing Facilities by $6.3 Billion in 2011

  4. New Chart: Top 5 Questions in Patient Satisfaction Surveys

  5. Wealthier Nations Have More Fast Food Restaurants, More Obesity

  6. Physician-defined Patient Complexity Differs from Diagnosis-based Measures

  7. New Healthcare Case Manager Profile: Meet Linda Conroy

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