Healthcare Data Digest, September 9, 2011
September 9, 2011 Volume 1 Issue 36


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. 72 Percent Who Lost Health Insurance Skipped Medical Care

  2. Temporary ER Staff Increases Safety Risk to Patients

  3. Smoking After Waking Raises Risk of Certain Cancers

  4. New Chart: Top 5 Ways to Engage Patients in Medical Homes

  5. Aerobic Exercise Best Way to Burn Belly Fat

  6. Health Information Exchanges Help Decrease Health Plan Costs

  7. 7 Domains of NCQA Fall ACO Accreditation: Benefits for Early Adopters

Missed last week's headlines? Read them here.

Share these headlines on:

Take this month's e-survey: Medication Adherence in 2011

Download new market research: 2010 Telehealth Benchmarks

To receive daily updates from Twitter, follow us at: http://twitter.com/H_I_N.

What are your healthcare data needs? Email us at info@hin.com and let us know what topics you'd like to see covered in the Healthcare Data Digest.

© 2011 Healthcare Data Digest by Healthcare Intelligence Network.
Editor: Jessica Papay, jpapay@hin.com;
Publisher: Melanie Matthews, mmatthews@hin.com

Editorial Offices: 800 State Highway 71, Suite 2, Sea Girt, NJ 08750,
(732) 449-4468, Fax (732) 449-4463; e-mail info@hin.com, Web site www.hin.com.

 

Join our Online Communities:

Twitter Facebook LinkedIn YouTube

You Might Be Interested In:

2011 Benchmarks in Tobacco Cessation and Prevention

2011 Benchmarks in Tobacco Cessation and Prevention documents the efforts of more than 80 healthcare companies to curb and prevent tobacco use, based on recent market research by the Healthcare Intelligence Network. Order your instant PDF download or print copy today.


Featured Webinar Replay:

Improving Transitions of Care Between Hospital and SNF

Excerpt from presentation by Carolyn Holder, manager of transitional care for Summa Health System:

"We wanted to create a network of preferred skilled nursing providers with the common goal of reducing fragmentation of care and redundancy of care. We were driven also to improve the discharge planning process, to decrease our length of stay and to avoid unnecessary readmissions." Watch the webinar today or order a training DVD or CD-ROM.