Healthcare Data Digest, July 5, 2013
July 5, 2013 Volume III Issue 27

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. About 40 Percent of All Dual Eligibles Meet Nursing Home Certifiable Status

  2. Children Had Half as Many ED Visits if Their Primary Care Office Had Evening Hours

  3. Infographic: A Downsized Medicaid Expansion

  4. Can Healthcare Systems Motivate Patients to Change Lifestyles, Improve Health?

  5. New Chart: What's the ROI from Medical Home Programs?

  6. Study Identifies a $200 Billion Annual Opportunity from Using Medicines Responsibly

  7. Vietnam Vets with PTSD More Than Twice as Likely to Have Heart Disease

  8. 5 Tips for Seniors to Avoid Hospital Readmissions

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