Healthcare Data Digest, August 9, 2013
August 9, 2013 Volume III Issue 32


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. 88 Percent Explain Red Flag Warnings for Worsening Conditions During Home Visits

  2. Study: 20 Medical Episodes Account for 41 Percent of Overall Growth in Employer Health Costs

  3. Infographic: A 50-State Look at Medicaid Expansion

  4. Children with Elevated Blood Pressure Don't Get Recommended Follow-Up

  5. New Chart: What's the ROI from Programs to Reduce Avoidable ER Visits?

  6. Research Finds Consumers Do Not Understand Health Insurance

  7. Could Childhood Economic Status Affect Substance Use Among Young Adults?

  8. Deeper Data Dive Improves ACO Performance, Quality

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