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Hospitalist Program

Hospitalist Program

The Hospitalist Program at Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Fort Worth is a concept designed to assist you, the Primary Care Physician. Benefits include:

  • Meet the Hospitalists
    Providing prompt admission and treatment of your patients
  • Overseeing the patient's entire hospital stay to provide quality care
  • Freeing you from hospital service call duties
  • Communicating ongoing patient status to you on a timely basis
  • Helping your practice run smoother and more efficiently

When your adult patient enters the hospital, a Texas Health Fort Worth Medicine Associate will immediately assume the role of primary care physician for the length of the individual's hospital stay. Aspects of care include:

  • Coordinating hospital admissions
  • Arranging diagnostic testing and specialty consultations
  • Explaining findings and discussing recommendations with patients
  • Orchestrating all inpatient care
  • Securing post-hospitalization services
  • Providing medical care for patients who need surgical treatment
  • Managing urgent situations that may arise during the hospitalization
  • Reviewing hospital treatment with insurance companies and payers

For more information, call 817-820-4906.

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