Our hospitalists are board certified pediatricians who work in partnership with Emergency Department physicians, referring pediatricians and family practitioners, surgeons and sub-specialists during a child's hospitalization. They coordinate and oversee all inpatient care including admission history and physical exam, initial orders, tests, daily evaluations, coordination of procedures, stabilization and transport of the critically ill patients and outpatient specialty appointments. Families consider our hospitalists as their liaison to the Medical Center and an important resource in their child's health.
Benefits offered by our hospitalists include:
- Board-certified pediatricians who coordinate your child's inpatient care
- Experienced, consistent health care team available 24 hrs a day, 7 days a week
- Ongoing communication with and organized discharge/follow-up plan for the referring physician