Healthcare Data Digest, September 14, 2012
September 14, 2012 Volume II Issue 37


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. MRI Diagnosis Shows Silent Heart Attacks Are Common

  2. Better Environments for Nurses Mean Fewer Medication Errors

  3. Study Finds Little Evidence of Health Benefits from Organic Foods

  4. New Chart: What's a Case Manager's Average Monthly Caseload?

  5. 48 Percent of Physicians Have Participated in a Medical Device Online Promotional Activity

  6. Longer CPR Attempts May Benefit Some Patients

  7. Physician Endorsement Helps ‘Sell’ Medical Home Model to Patients

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Publisher: Melanie Matthews, mmatthews@hin.com

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