Healthcare Data Digest, April 20, 2012
April 20, 2012 Volume II Issue 16

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. Pre-Nursing Home Hospitalization of Dementia Patients Incurs High Medicare Costs

  2. Mentally Ill Adults Have Higher Rates of Chronic Physical Illnesses

  3. Consumers Would Have Received Insurance Rebates Had MLR Rules Taken Effect in 2010

  4. New Table: 4 Ways to Engage Members in Telephonic Case Management

  5. Stroke Risk Considerably Higher If Sibling Had Stroke

  6. Patients Prefer Community Pharmacy Channel Over Mail Order for Prescriptions

  7. Demographics Drive 5 Dietary Patterns in U.S. Adults

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