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An IU Health Arnett Hospital Release

Lafayette, Ind. –Indiana University Health Arnett is pleased to announce three new physicians are joining our hospitalist department this summer.

Hospitalists are doctors, usually trained in family or internal medicine, who provide primary medical care for hospitalized patients. They work closely with outpatient primary care physicians, medical specialists, surgeons, nurses, the patient and family to make treatment decisions and coordinate the hospital care of patients.

Hospitalists are available 24 hours a day to help answer questions, order tests, order prescriptions and track patient progress.

The following physicians have joined the IU Health Arnett Hospital staff.

Dr. Rowan Karaman grew up in the Midwest and earned her medical degree from The Ohio State University. She completed her residency at the University of Chicago. She is board eligible in Internal Medicine.

Dr. Christopher Kaup received his medical degree from Indiana University School of Medicine. He completed his residency at the University of Iowa. He is board certified in Internal Medicine.

Dr. Nishith Singh earned his medical degree at Calcutta University, India and completed his residency at the Southern Illinois University School of Medicine, Springfield, IL. He was involved in cancer-related clinical trials as a research fellow at the National Institutes of Health. Dr. Singh is board certified in Internal Medicine.

Hospitalist physician services include:

• 24/7 hospital coverage

• Hospital admissions and discharges

• Medical consultations

• Daily assessments and ongoing hospital care

• Co-management with surgical and specialty colleagues

• Communication with the patient, family and outpatient providers

• Documentation using a fully electronic medical record

For more information call 765.474.MYMD or 866.377.MYMD.

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