Healthcare Data Digest, January 27, 2012
January 27, 2012 Volume II Issue 4


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. Slow Growth in Health Spending, Use of Healthcare Goods and Services Continued in 2010

  2. Statins May Protect Against Death from Aneurysm

  3. Dermatologists Find Telemedicine Effective for Patient Care

  4. New Table: Aetna's Collaborative Care Management for the Medicare Population

  5. Could Participating in Marathons Increase Cardiac Arrest Risk?

  6. Study Shows How Nonverbal Communication, Race Affect Doctor-Patient Interactions

  7. Meditation Reduces Stress, Healthcare Costs

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Publisher: Melanie Matthews, mmatthews@hin.com

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