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Housecalls: A return to an old delivery model competes with office visits

Some housecall businesses send a doctor to a patient’s home in a Prius. With others, the physician arrives at a patient’s home via an Uber-dispatched car or even public transportation. Still, other companies offering this service send a nurse practitioner or a licensed vocational nurse to a patient’s home. While many companies have jumped into the housecall space, it seems that the business model is a work-in-progress, reports Medscape.