Healthcare Data Digest, December 28, 2012
December 28, 2012 Volume II Issue 51


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. Patient Experience of Care Measures Strongly Linked to Readmissions

  2. Following Reform, Economic Incentive to Offer Insurance Remains Positive for Many Businesses

  3. Perceived Stress May Predict Future Risk of Coronary Heart Disease

  4. New Chart: Top 5 Health Technologies Used in Medical Homes

  5. Study: 83.6 Percent of U.S. Medical Offices Accept Medicare, 67 Percent Accept Medicaid

  6. Aerobic Exercise Trumps Resistance Training for Weight, Fat Loss

  7. 5 Steps Hospitals Should Take to Prepare for Health Insurance Exchanges

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