News nuggets: Provocative news briefs from around the Web

Here’s the first of my occasional posts sharing news briefs of interest (directly or indirectly) to the hospital world.

For future issues, please free to pass along interesting items if you see fit.  Just  drop me an note and I’ll take a look.

This Week’s Updates and Info

Aussie hospital proposes use of Tasers to subdue violent patients

Great McKinsey case study w/ chart:  Tracks how need for heart surgeons fell in the UK

2009 Health Insurance CEO Compensation Study

The Pitfalls of Accountable Care Organizations

AMA: One in five claims processed inaccurately by health plans

About the author

Anne Zieger

Anne Zieger

Anne Zieger is a healthcare journalist who has written about the industry for 30 years. Her work has appeared in all of the leading healthcare industry publications, and she's served as editor in chief of several healthcare B2B sites.