By Karinna Macias
A hospitalist checkup on the in patients and do check ups, immunizations, etc..
What titles are used?
Hospitalists generally have a DNP (Doctor of Nursing Practice) title. DNP is a practice doctorate degree for nurses, and represents the highest level of academic preparation for nursing practice.
1. Taking care of patients
2. Orders Treatments
3. Consults with specialty and primary care physicians
The majority of practicing hospitalists (85%) are trained in internal medicine, while some specialize in family practice or pediatrics