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Hospitalists Provide Focused Care During Your Hospital Stay

A hospitalist’s professional focus is caring for patients in the hospital.

An overnight (or longer) stay in the hospital can be scary and stressful. The new surroundings, medical terminology and encountering new faces and medical devices are confusing enough, let alone keeping track of which doctor is working with the health care team taking care of you. Over the past several years, there has been a… Read More →

Valley Doctors Balance Offices With House Calls

House Call

Sitting impatiently in a packed waiting room past your appointment time just hoping to be called next, seems like a far cry from the comfort of the old country doctor that made house calls. A few Valley doctors are resurrecting this relationship-oriented style of medicine through a hybrid concierge model; some even make house calls… Read More →