TABLE 1

Global Practice Patterns of Med-Peds Hospitalists Who Completed Residency, 2009–2013 (N = 275)

VariableNPercentage of Total
Using the position as a temporary career option186.5
Practices at a university-affiliated hospital and has an official academic appointment via an affiliation with a medical school14753.5
Practices as a hospitalist at a freestanding children’s hospital7728
Practices as a hospitalist in a children’s hospital within an adult hospital11943.3
Care for hospitalized adults who are survivors of congenital or childhood disease6925.1
  • Data were obtained via a survey of national med-peds program directors.