Hospitalist Services

In order to give you our best quality care, Women's & Children's Hospital offers Obstetric and Pediatric Hospitalist Services for mothers and babies delivered at the hospital.  During your stay, you may be cared for by more than one Hospitalist to assure around-the-clock service for you and your baby.

OB Hospitalist

The OB hospitalist is an obstetrician who cares for patients only while they are in the hospital.  This allows them to manage your care more closely and provide you with a higher level of service.  

OB Hospitalists provide the following services:

  • Deliver babies and assist other Obtetricians during deliveries and surgical procedures
  • Provide emergency care to patients who come to the ER with obstetric or gynecological complaints 
  • Work with hospital staff to improve patient care

Pediatric Hospitalist

The Pediatric Hospitalist is a pediatrician who specializes in the medical care of children only while they are admitted to the hospital.  This allows them to manage your child's care more closely and provide a higher level of service.

Pediatric Hospitalists provide the following services:

  • Work with hospital staff to improve patient care
  • Provide care for normal newborns, young children and adolescents
  • Manage medical care for children in all areas of the hospital including
    • Pediatric Intensive Care Unit
    • General Pediatric Unit
    • Newborn Nursery
    • Kids ER