We found 6 hospitalists who accept Humana Catastrophic near Kyle, TX.

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Dr. David Michael Clampitt, MD
Specializes in Family Medicine, Hospital Medicine
5103 Kyle Center Drive; Suite 104
Kyle, TX
 

Dr. David Clampitt works as a family practitioner and hospitalist. Before completing his residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of Colorado Denver, Dr. Clampitt attended medical school at Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center. He takes Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, as well as other insurance carriers. He is affiliated with Centura Health, Dell Children's Medical Center of Central Texas, and Seton Smithville Regional Hospital.

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Specializes in Adult Hospital Medicine
4100 Everett; Suite 400
Kyle, TX
 

Dr. Avanti Gandhi is an internal medicine hospitalist. Her hospital/clinic affiliations include the University Medical Center Brackenridge, Seton Northwest Hospital, and Seton Southwest Hospital. Dr. Gandhi is an in-network provider for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Choice, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, as well as other insurance carriers. She is a graduate of the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, School of Medicine.

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Dr. Antonia Marie Davidson, MD
Specializes in Adult Hospital Medicine
4100 Everett; Suite 400
Kyle, TX
 

Dr. Antonia Davidson is a specialist in adult hospital medicine. She works in Austin, TX and Kyle, TX. Dr. Davidson honors several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Choice, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze. She attended medical school at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical School. For her residency, Dr. Davidson trained at a hospital affiliated with Baylor College of Medicine. She has received the following distinctions: Texas Rising Stars and Texas Super Doctors. Her hospital/clinic affiliations include the University Medical Center Brackenridge, Seton Northwest Hospital, and Seton Southwest Hospital.

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Dr. Patrick Garcia, MD
Specializes in Adult Hospital Medicine
5103 Kyle Center Drive; Suite 104
Kyle, TX
 

Dr. Patrick Garcia is a physician who specializes in adult hospital medicine. Dr. Garcia graduated from the University of Texas Medical Branch School of Medicine. He is an in-network provider for several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold. He is professionally affiliated with Seton Smithville Regional Hospital, the University Medical Center Brackenridge, and Seton Northwest Hospital.

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Dr. Prameela Yoganandan, MD
Specializes in Family Medicine, Hospital Medicine
6001 Kyle Parkway
Kyle, TX
 

Dr. Prameela Yoganandan is a family practitioner and hospitalist. Dr. Yoganandan takes several insurance carriers, including United Healthcare Choice, United Healthcare HSA, and United Healthcare EPO. She graduated from Sri Ramachandra Medical College and Research Institute. Her professional affiliations include Austin Regional Clinic (ARC) - Adult Inpatient Medical Services (AIMS) and Seton Healthcare Family.

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Specializes in Adult Hospital Medicine
6001 Kyle Parkway
Kyle, TX
 

Dr. Sankararao Tamtam practices adult hospital medicine. Dr. Tamtam is affiliated with Seton Medical Center Williamson, Seton Medical Center Hays, and Austin Regional Clinic (ARC) - Adult Inpatient Medical Services (AIMS). He is in-network for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Choice, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and more.

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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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