Healthcare Data Digest, September 21, 2012
September 21, 2012 Volume II Issue 38

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. Family Health Premiums Rise 4 Percent to Average $15,745 in 2012

  2. Significant Potential Found for ACOs to Improve Care

  3. Mild Asthma Patients May Not Need Daily Inhaled Steroid Therapy

  4. New Chart: Top 5 Targeted Conditions to Reduce Readmissions

  5. Healthcare Spending in Last 5 Years of Life Exceeds Total Assets for One Quarter of Medicare Population

  6. More Pregnant Women Taking High Blood Pressure Drugs, Safety Unclear

  7. Medicare Aims to Improve User Experience

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