The Nurse Practitioner Hospitalist evaluates, plans, and provides care for inpatients in consultation with and under direct supervision of attending Physician. The Nurse Practitioner Hospitalist performs clinical procedures under direction of the attending Physician and according to approved protocols.
The Physician Assistant evaluates, plans, and provides care for patients in consultation with and under direct supervision of attending Physician. The Physician Assistant performs clinical procedures according to protocols and standards of care.
The Hospitalist Nurse Practitioner functions in collaborative practice with physician(s) in the hospital setting. The NP is responsible for the assessment, participation in the development of the plan of care, diagnosis and intervention of the assigned hospitalized patient(s) according to approved protocols.