Healthcare Data Digest, June 28, 2013
June 28, 2013 Volume III Issue 26

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. AMA Study Finds Patients Are Responsible for Nearly One-Quarter of the Medical Bill

  2. Nearly 7 in 10 Americans Take Prescription Drugs, Mayo Clinic Finds

  3. HINfographic: Defining the Dually Eligible — 16 Things to Know for Population Health Management

  4. Survey: Americans Expect Schools to Lead in Preventing Childhood Obesity

  5. New Chart: Opportunities to Improve Medication Adherence

  6. Study Finds Less Than 25 Percent of New Doctors Work in Primary Care

  7. Medications to Prevent Blood Clots Not Reaching Some Patients

  8. QIO Advice for Improving Care Transitions: Dig Deep Into Local Data

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