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Hospitalists

Provide care to patients in hospitals.

Quick Facts

Wages:

Median wages for the broader occupation, Physicians and Surgeons, All Other, are >$100 / hour.

Education:

Graduate degree (any type) is typically required.

On the Job:

Typical Work Tasks
  • Refer patients to other healthcare practitioners or health resources.
  • Treat chronic diseases or disorders.
  • Diagnose medical conditions.
  • Prepare reports summarizing patient diagnostic or care activities.
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Job Title Examples:

Chief of Internal Medicine
Inpatient Services Director
Medical Director

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