Healthcare Data Digest, April 5, 2013
April 5, 2013 Volume III Issue 14


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. Reducing Work Hours for Medical Interns Increases Patient ‘Handoff’ Risks

  2. Study: Expanding Medicaid in Pennsylvania Would Increase Federal Revenue to State

  3. Infographic: Rolling Out the Red Carpet to Improve Patient Satisfaction

  4. Study Finds Smoking Prolongs Fracture Healing, Increases Infection Risk

  5. New Chart: What are the Top Barriers to Reducing Readmission Rates?

  6. Physically Active Healthcare Providers More Likely to Give Physical Activity Counseling

  7. Hospital Infections in Cancer Patients Climbed, Deaths Declined

  8. Payment Bundling Requires Suspension of FFS State of Mind

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