Population Health Monitor, March 5, 2014
Population Health Monitor
March 5, 2014 Volume II, No. 6


  1. U.S. Obesity Rate Increases to 27.1 Percent in 2013

  2. Positive Link Found Between Healthy Employees, Companies with Strong Cultures of Health

  3. Hospitals More Likely to Offer Nutrition Health Coaching, Group Sessions

  4. Medicare Diabetes Prevention Act Could Reduce Federal Spending by $1.3 Billion

  5. HINfographic: Telehealth in Population Health Management

  6. Counseling, Medication Delivered in Workplace Helps Smokers to Quit

  7. How Taconic IPA Embedded Case Managers Risk-Stratify High-Risk, High-Cost Patients

  8. Physician First ACO Selects eClinicalWorks for Population Health Management

  9. New Chart: Top 5 Uses for HRA Data

  10. HCSC's Community Behavioral Health Links Essential to Duals Care Coordination

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Publisher: Melanie Matthews, mmatthews@hin.com

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