The Division of Pediatric Inpatient Medicine is a group of hospitalist physicians dedicated to caring for the hospitalized infant, child and adolescent. The hospitalists are board certified or board eligible in family medicine, pediatrics or in bothinternal medicine and pediatrics. The group cares primarily for patients admitted to Primary Children’s Medical Center (PCMC) who do not have primary care physicians or whose primary physicians do not have hospital privileges. The group also cares for medically complex patients referred by their primary care physicians. Pediatric hospitalists work closely with the PCMC surgeons for post-operative management of some patient populations.