Bay Area Hospitalist Association

Our Services

Bay Area Hospitalist Associates are your partner in the hospital. A BAHA physician will lead your team of providers to ensure you receive high-quality, compassionate and coordinated care throughout your stay. We will work with your primary care provider and specialist physicians so that everyone is informed and in agreement with the treatment plan. Our care will be centered on you.

So what exactly is a hospitalist?

A hospitalist is a staff physician who specializes in the care of hospitalized patients. With a hospitalist, you'll benefit from personalized attention, and you'll gain peace of mind knowing there is a physician on staff who's familiar with your medical history and care.

  • Coordinate your care. Our hospitalists lead a team of nurses, physicians, case managers, social workers and discharge planners, who work together to make your hospital stay comfortable while addressing your medical and administrative needs.
  • Communicate with your primary care doctor and other doctors involved in your care.
  • Help you find a primary care doctor if you don't have one.
  • Manage your discharge from the hospital
  • Ensure you receive the necessary care once you leave the hospital.