Healthcare Data Digest, January 11, 2013
January 11, 2013 Volume III Issue 2

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. Industry Steps Up Risk Analysis to Ensure Security of Patient Health Data

  2. Is Being Overweight Associated with Low Mortality Risk?

  3. Physician Review Web Sites Rely on Few Patient Reviews

  4. New Chart: Top 5 Tools to Promote Population Health Management

  5. Children’s Hospitals Experience Surge in Highly Complex Cases

  6. Spending on Elder Care Services Predicted to Grow 5.2 Percent Annually by 2016

  7. Infographic: Rising Use of Social and Mobile in Healthcare

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