Healthcare Data Digest, May 6, 2011 Healthcare Data Digest
May 6, 2011 Volume 1 Issue 18

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  1. Which Hospitals Have More Problems After Surgery?

  2. Smoking Fuels Deadliest Form of Kidney Cancer

  3. Long Work Days Increase Risk of Heart Disease by 67 Percent

  4. New Chart: Top 5 Metrics for Medical Home Effectiveness

  5. Racial Disparity Remains in Heart-Transplant Mortality Rates

  6. RN Staffing, Overtime Influence Rates of Readmissions, ED Visits

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