Healthcare Data Digest, February 10, 2012
February 10, 2012 Volume II Issue 6

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. Young Diabetics More Likely to Face Worse Job Prospects, Lower Wages

  2. Care Access in New York State Threatened By Growing Physician Shortages

  3. Lifestyle Modification Effective Treatment for Certain Chronic Diseases

  4. New Chart: Top 5 Incentive-Based Health Improvement Programs

  5. Over-the-Counter Medicine Saves Healthcare System Billions

  6. Are Men at Higher Risk for Mild Memory Loss Than Women?

  7. EHR No Substitute for Population View Provided by Registries

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Publisher: Melanie Matthews,

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