Healthcare Data Digest, November 16, 2012
November 16, 2012 Volume II Issue 45


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. U.S. Preterm Birth Rate Shows 5-Year Improvement

  2. Patients Shy Away from Asking Healthcare Workers to Wash Hands

  3. 1 in 3 Use Smartphone to Access Health Information

  4. New Chart: Top 5 Targeted Populations for Medical Homes

  5. 20 Percent of Youth with HIV Didn't Know They Were Infected at First Experience

  6. Early Stress May Sensitize Girls' Brains for Later Anxiety

  7. Infographic: Healthcare Waste

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Publisher: Melanie Matthews, mmatthews@hin.com

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