Hospitalist market; Shands malpractice;

> The hospitalist market is the fastest-growing physician specialty and is expected to maintain a 15 percent compound annual growth rate going forward, according to a new white paper from Harris Williams & Co. White paper

> Shands Gainesville in Florida has been hit with a $6.2 million medical malpractice verdict involving a patient who died during gastric bypass surgery, reports the Jacksonville Business Journal. Article

> Gundersen Lutheran Hospital in La Crosse, Wis., has executed a development agreement with an equity partner to finance a $10 million wind farm, reports The Business Journal of Milwaukee. Article

And Finally ... The fumes would definitely be more interesting than garden-variety car exhaust. Article