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HOSPITAL CARE, MEDSPEAK

A popular term for a hospitalist* who only works at night–during the so-called graveyard shift.

*A hospital-based internist, who is usually hired by a multi-specialty group of physicians to provide care for their patients whilst in hospital.   

Reference http://thehappyhospitalist.blogspot.com/2012/07/night-shift-differential-benchmarks-for.html

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