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Weighing Your Specialty Call Options

The shared burden of "Specialty Call" has long been a delicate balancing act between hospitals and local physician specialists. Changes in technology and patient migration to outpatient venues create a constant flux in the specialty call services hospitals can offer local communities. Many hospitals have done a reasonably good job maintaining this balance, but nothing could have prepared them for the chaos caused by COVID-19.

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Why Consider a Career as an Orthopedic Hospitalist?

If you’re like many orthopedists, you may not be sure if a career as an orthopedic hospitalist is right for you—or you may not even be aware this is an option. Why give up your busy private practice to become a contractor for a hospital?

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Hospitalists in Neurosurgery?

Read about Surgical Colleagues in the latest newsletter from Neurosurgery Market Watch.

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We Answer the Call for Better Surgical Coverage

Is inconsistent coverage impacting your patient satisfaction and market share?

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A New Model for Neurosurgical Practice Management Addresses Market Challenges and Benefits Constituents

The idea of clinical contract management is not a new concept—many hospitals and physician groups are familiar with this model that has been used for decades for specialties like emergency medicine, hospital medicine, and anesthesia. However, this model has never been applied to the specialty of neurosurgery—until now. Introducing the Neurosurgical Hospitalist.

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How an Orthopedic Hospitalist Program Can Provide Value to Your Hospital

By now, you are likely familiar with the term "hospitalist"—a physician that is dedicated to a hospital-based practice. Chances are you even have a hospitalist program at your facility. While the concept itself is not new, this model has only relatively recently expanded into the specialty of orthopedics— with numerous benefits realized by all constituents.

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Struggling with Finding Neurosurgeons to Take Call?

Conquer the obstacles presented by incomplete call coverage by relying on Surgical Colleagues. We provide an effective, cost-efficient, and dependable answer to your call challenges. Together, we can help you:

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