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We found 7 hospitalists who accept Blue Advantage Silver HMO 102 near Flower Mound, TX.

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Dr. Mohammad Nazim Uddin, MD
Specializes in Family Medicine, Hospital Medicine
220 N Park Boulevard; Suite 100
Grapevine, TX
 

Dr. Mohammad Uddin's specialties are family medicine and hospital medicine (hospitalist). He practices in Colleyville, TX and Grapevine, TX. Dr. Uddin's professional affiliations include Baylor Scott & White Health and Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Hurst-Euless-Bedford. He takes several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO. Before performing his residency at Flower Hospital Family Medicine Residency, Dr. Uddin attended Dow Medical College for medical school.

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Specializes in Hospital Medicine, Internal Medicine
220 N Park Boulevard; Suite 100
Grapevine, TX
 

Dr. Rehan Khan practices hospital medicine (hospitalist) in Colleyville, TX and Grapevine, TX. He is in-network for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, as well as other insurance carriers. Dr. Khan studied medicine at Dow Medical College. His residency was performed at Civil Hospital, Karachi. He is professionally affiliated with Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Hurst-Euless-Bedford.

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Specializes in Adult Hospital Medicine
1400 W Northwest Highway; 200
Grapevine, TX
 

Dr. Ronald Lester is a specialist in adult hospital medicine. Dr. Lester is affiliated with Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Southlake. He accepts Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, as well as other insurance carriers. His education and training includes medical school at Meharry Medical College and residency at Methodist Health System.

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Specializes in Family Medicine, Hospital Medicine
4400 Long Prairie Road
Flower Mound, TX
 

Dr. Nida Rasheed is a family medicine physician and hospitalist in Flower Mound, TX. She has received a 5.0 out of 5 star rating by her patients. She is professionally affiliated with Texas Health Resources. Dr. Rasheed honors Blue Cross Blue Shield Catastrophic, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Choice, as well as other insurance carriers. She is a graduate of Sindh Medical College.

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Specializes in Hospital Medicine, Internal Medicine, Geriatrics
Southlake, TX
 

Dr. Mustafa Firoz works as a hospitalist and geriatrician. He accepts Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and more. Dr. Firoz attended medical school at Sindh Medical College.

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Specializes in Hospital Medicine, Internal Medicine
4400 Long Prairie Road
Flower Mound, TX
 

Dr. Regina Dimbo works as a hospitalist. Dr. Dimbo is affiliated with Texas Health Resources. She honors several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross Blue Shield Catastrophic, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Choice. She attended medical school at the University of Texas Medical Branch School of Medicine.

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Specializes in Hospital Medicine, Internal Medicine
4400 Long Prairie Road
Flower Mound, TX
 

Dr. Jayalakshmi Kuseladass sees patients in Flower Mound, TX. Dr. Jayalakshmi Kuseladass' medical specialty is hospital medicine (hospitalist). Dr. Kuseladass takes Blue Cross Blue Shield Catastrophic, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Choice, in addition to other insurance carriers. Dr. Kuseladass is professionally affiliated with Texas Health Resources.

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What is Hospital Medicine?

The specialty of hospital medicine emerged in the 1990s in response to a changing healthcare environment. Hospitals and insurance companies were trying to lower costs, and at the same time physicians were beginning to push back against the extremely long work hours they traditionally kept. Instead of paying every physician to be on-call all hours of the day for their patients at hospitals around the community, a service that was rarely used anyway, hospitals began to hire their own physicians and specialists to work exclusively at each building. These healthcare professionals treat patients on-site, providing care exclusively within their own hospital. Today, healthcare providers can specialize in hospital medicine, a specialty that focuses on the safety of patients as well as efficient management of hospital resources.

Hospital medicine is the name of the specialty, and it encompasses all providers, including nurse practitioners and physician assistants. Doctors who specialize in hospital medicine are sometimes called hospitalists. Hospitalists usually specialize in a specific medical field, for example OB/GYN, neurology, psychology, or pediatrics. An OB/GYN hospitalist, for example, offers women’s health care at a hospital. A pediatric hospitalist treats children at a hospital.

Hospital medicine offers many advantages not only for hospitals, but for patients and general physicians as well. It means there will always be a trained physician, awake and ready, at the hospital when needed. It increases teamwork and communication between the staff at a hospital if they work together daily and know each other well. It relieves pressure on other physicians who may have a demanding caseload in their office during the day or who work in rural areas far from the nearest hospital. As the use of complex medical technology increases, hospitalists become familiar with the systems in each building and can use it more effectively, increasing hospital safety and productivity.