Healthcare Data Digest, August 10, 2012
August 10, 2012 Volume II 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. Nurse Staffing, Burnout Linked to Hospital Infections

  2. Brains of Teen Cigarette Smokers Reveal Early Signs of Addiction

  3. Women Nearing Retirement Underestimate Future Healthcare Costs More Than Men

  4. New Chart: Top 5 Conditions Targeted by Embedded Case Managers

  5. Study Finds People Have Difficulty Controlling Multiple Chronic Conditions

  6. Can a Good Night’s Sleep Keep You Out of a Nursing Home?

  7. Medication Adherence Gets Boost from CMS Innovation Advisors

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