TITLE

Outliers: ASIDES & INSIDES

PUB. DATE
August 2011
SOURCE
Modern Healthcare;8/8/2011, Vol. 41 Issue 32, p36
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents U.S. healthcare facts and trivia in August 2011. Study findings in August 2011's "Health Affairs" indicate the expensive cost of eating healthy and recommends a fundamental change to the U.S. food production system. Doctor Pedro Jose Greer Jr. lightened his message at the Colorado Health Foundation Colorado Health Symposion with one-liners. New York's Orange Regional Medical Center faced moving problems when it consolidated two campuses at a new facility.
ACCESSION #
64344842

 

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