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Malvern’s Bryn Mawr Rehab Earns Highest Level Accreditation
Patch: This branch of Main Line Health has been accredited for three years by the Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities.

Additional news media reports on MLH physicians and the health care industry, excerpted from MLH’s daily Morning News Report:

Main Line Health News…
Two Local Women Share Their Battles With Colorectal Cancer
Main Line Today: Doctors in the Philadelphia suburbs are seeing an increase in the disease in young people.

Regional Health News…
Does Google Know When You’re Sick? A Penn Study Counts the Clicks
Philadelphia Magazine: Could your online searches predict an imminent ER visit? That’s one futuristic (dystopian?) possibility raised by Penn Med researcher Jeremy Asch in a recent study.

Healthcare Business News…
This N.J. hospital ER billed thousands for a stomach ache. The patient fought back — and won.
Philadelphia Inquirer: Who knows whether it was the stuffing, cranberry sauce, or that vegetable casserole.

Quality and Safety News…
Moody’s: Hospitals among industries with highest risk of exposure to cyberthreats
FierceHealthcare: Hospitals are among the sectors facing the highest potential risks when it comes to a “rising tide” of cyberthreats, according to a recent report from Moody’s Investors Service.

Patient Care News…
Patients Question How FDA Approves Medical Devices
Kaiser Health News: There’s no doubt that surgically implanted medical devices can improve lives.

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