Hospitalist Care at St. Mary's
A Hospitalist is a physician whose primary professional focus is the care of hospitalized patients. Because these physicians spend their entire time in the hospital, they are available throughout the day for admissions and emergencies. Their goal is to ensure your patient care experience is coordinated with your personal physician as seamlessly as possible following your hospitalization.
Hospitalist activities include:
- Patient care
- Leadership related to hospital care
All St. Mary's Hospitalists are board certified.
Their care includes:
- Ordering treatments
- Consulting with specialty physicians when appropriate
Once you are discharged from St. Mary's, your care returns to your primary care physician or internist.
St. Mary's Hospitalists, Priority Care Services, is an exceptional team of hospitalists who provide care at St. Mary's 24 hours a day/seven days a week, and whose goal it is to ensure your patient care experience is as seamless as possible. Click here for a full listing of all St. Mary's physicians.