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Health Technology Trends is a monthly newsletter featuring unbiased original reporting that keeps you up-to-date on the latest developments in healthcare technology. And it only takes minutes to read.

Our independent reporting features interviews with hospital leaders and helps you get a better handle on navigating today's value-based care climate, whether you're an administrator, planner, CEO, consultant, manufacturer, or government official.

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CDC Brief Describes Rise in U.S. Preterm Birth Rateshttps://www.ecri.org/components/HRCAlerts/Pages/HRCAlerts062018_CDC.aspxCDC Brief Describes Rise in U.S. Preterm Birth Rates6/20/2018 12:00:00 AM ​From 2014 to 2016, the U.S. preterm birth rate—births at less than 37 weeks' gestation per 100 total births—rose 3%, from 9.57% to 9.85%, according to a June 2018 Data Brief from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's (CDC) National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS).
A Cruel Irony: Bullying in Healthcarehttps://www.ecri.org/components/HRCAlerts/Pages/HRCAlerts062018_Bullying.aspxA Cruel Irony: Bullying in Healthcare6/20/2018 12:00:00 AM The majority of healthcare providers report being bullied during work or medical school, according to a June 14, 2018, article in the New York Times.
The Clothes Make the Doctor: Patients Say Physician Attire Mattershttps://www.ecri.org/components/HRCAlerts/Pages/HRCAlerts061318_Clothes.aspxThe Clothes Make the Doctor: Patients Say Physician Attire Matters6/13/2018 12:00:00 AM ​More than half of patients indicate that how a physician dresses is important to them, according to a new study in BMJ Open.