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Specializes in Family Medicine, Hospital Medicine
1800 E Park Avenue
State College, PA
 

Dr. Daniel Lin's areas of specialization are family medicine and hospital medicine (hospitalist). He honors United Healthcare Platinum, United Healthcare Compass, and United Healthcare Navigate, as well as other insurance carriers. Dr. Lin attended medical school at Fujian Medical University. He is professionally affiliated with James E. Van Zandt VA Medical Center.

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Dr. Madhavi Singh, MD
Specializes in Family Medicine, Hospital Medicine
1850 East Park Avenue, Suite 207; Penn State Hershey Medical Group Park Avenue
State College, PA
 

Dr. Madhavi Singh sees patients in Hershey, PA and State College, PA. Her medical specialties are family medicine and hospital medicine (hospitalist). She takes United Healthcare Platinum, United Healthcare Navigate, and Coventry, as well as other insurance carriers. She attended Gajra Raja Medical College and then went on to complete her residency at Altoona Regional Health System. Dr. Singh is affiliated with Penn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center.

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Specializes in Hospital Medicine, Internal Medicine
1800 E Park Avenue
State College, PA
 

Dr. Stanislav Zayets specializes in hospital medicine (hospitalist) and practices in State College, PA. Dr. Zayets is in-network for several insurance carriers, including United Healthcare Platinum, United Healthcare Navigate, and United Healthcare POS. He attended medical school at Bogomolets National Medical University.

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Specializes in Hospital Medicine, Internal Medicine
1800 E Park Avenue
State College, PA
 

Dr. Thomas Covaleski, who practices in State College, PA, is a medical specialist in hospital medicine (hospitalist). Dr. Covaleski studied medicine at Penn State College of Medicine. He is rated 4.0 stars out of 5 by his patients. He takes several insurance carriers, including United Healthcare Platinum, United Healthcare Compass, and United Healthcare Navigate.

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Specializes in Hospital Medicine, Internal Medicine
1800 E Park Avenue
State College, PA
 

Dr. Robert Coll's area of specialization is hospital medicine (hospitalist). Dr. Coll is in-network for United Healthcare Platinum, United Healthcare Navigate, and Coventry, in addition to other insurance carriers. He graduated from Ohio State University College of Medicine.

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Specializes in Hospital Medicine, Internal Medicine
1800 E Park Avenue
State College, PA
 

Dr. Wilkerson Compere specializes in hospital medicine (hospitalist). He is an in-network provider for several insurance carriers, including United Healthcare Platinum, United Healthcare Navigate, and Coventry.

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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.
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