A hospitalist is a physician who specializes in the care of hospitalized patients. He or she will be part of your care team, along with a nurse and case manager. Depending upon your needs, your team may also include social workers, therapists, nutritionists and other specialty physicians.
Should you need to be hospitalized, go to one of the following hospitals. There are UCLA hospitalists available to take care of you in these facilities:
When you arrive at the hospital tell the admitting staff that you would like to be seen by the UCLA hospitalist team.
If you have any questions or need assistance being connected to a hospitalist please call the UCLA Hospitalist Service at (855) 884-4100