Hospitalists at Clark Memorial are inpatient specialists who care for people in the hospital. Trained in internal medicine and other specialties, our team of hospitalists diagnose problems, manage treatment, and follow progress during your hospital stay.
A hospitalist from the team sees you daily, managing your treatment and progress while you're in the hospital. That includes coordinating and managing care with any other medical specialists providing services. Because they're in the hospital at all times, a hospitalist:
The hospitalist partners with your primary care providers, serving as your regular provider while you're in the hospital. When you're discharged, you'll return to your regular providers or other community-based caregiver to continue your care plan. If you don't have a primary care provider, the hospitalist or other hospital staff can help you find a provider and send them the records from your hospital stay.