hospitalist(redirected from hospital-based physician)
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a physician who specializes in treating hospital patients
A physician, usually an internist, who specializes in the care of hospitalized patients.
(Medicine) US a doctor who works in a hospital
hos•pi•tal•ist(ˈhɒs pɪ tl ɪst)
a physician who specializes in treating hospitalized patients; a specialist in inpatient medicine.