The following articles are a sampling of recent news stories about spine care. Please note this is just a sampling, not the entirety of news stories. If you’ve been featured in the news, please send anews link to nheller@spine.org. We’d love to include you in a future edition of NASS in the News!

1. New York Times: A Digital Shift on Health Data Swells Profits in an Industry

2. Consumer Reports: Choosing Wisely: Doctors Identify More Than 130 Tests and Treatments They Do Too Often

3. Becker’s Spine Review: Spine Surgeon Leader to Know: Dr. F. Todd Wetzel, Temple University