Healthcare Data Digest, June 22, 2012
June 22, 2012 Volume II Issue 25


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. CTs, MRIs Increase Radiation Exposure in Integrated Care

  2. Nearly Half of U.S. Adults Were Not Receiving Key Preventive Health Services Before 2010

  3. Report Estimates Nearly 18 Million Cancer Survivors in the U.S. by 2022

  4. New Chart: What's the ROI from Case Management Programs?

  5. Male Physicians Make $12,000 More Per Year Than Female Physicians

  6. Hospital Noises Disrupt Patient's Sleep, Affect Cardiovascular Function

  7. New Market Data: Co-Located Case Managers Put Face on Population Health Management

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