House call project improves elderly patients' quality of life; Insurers warming to wellness care;

News from Around the Web

> Retail health businesses continue to boom, according to Managed Healthcare Executive. Article

> Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services' house call project improves elderly patients' quality of life, USA Today reported. Article

Provider News

> In a new accountable care organization model launched by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, providers will take on more financial risk--and potentially earn greater financial rewards for doing so. Article

Health Insurance News

> Insurers are ramping up efforts to encourage wellness and change how they pay for healthcare by using technology and clinical services to manage that care. Article

Health IT News

> Hospitals must step in and assist struggling physician practices with ICD-10 implementation as the deadline draws closer, according to consultants D'Arcy Gue and Thomas Grove of Phoenix Health Systems. Article

And Finally…Extreme telemedicine. Article