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Internal Medicine Hospitalist Service

Internal Medicine Hospitalist Service


111 Colchester Avenue
Shepardson 567
Burlington,  Vermont  05401

The University of Vermont Medical Center's Hospital Medicine service provides prompt, high-quality care for selected inpatients. The service also provides consultative care for specialty and surgical patients, and rapid response care to critically ill patients.

What is a hospitalist?

Our hospitalists are board-certified, internal medicine attending physicians who specialize in the care of patients who are hospitalized.

Our hospitalists work closely with primary care physicians and other team members at The UVM Medical Center to coordinate and direct your care in the hospital.

How we work for you

  • We are available 24 hours a day to evaluate patients, respond to emergencies, and speak with patients and family members.
  • We work closely with other specialists and members of the care team in the hospital to deliver prompt and compassionate care.
  • We communicate with family, primary care physicians, and outpatient providers to keep them fully informed of the hospital course and plan for a smooth transition after discharge.
  • We supervise and educate resident physicians and medical students.
  • We participate in numerous patient safety and health care quality initiatives.
  • We are available day and night to confer with referring providers.

Award-winning Hospitalists

Osler Teacher of the Year Award

  • 2014 Shaden Eldakar-Hein, MD
  • 2012 Mark Pasanen, MD
  • 2011 Jaspinder Sra, MD

Leonard Tow Humanism Award

  • 2010 Florian Foerg, MD
  • 2009 Florian Foerg, MD
  • 2007 Steven Grant, MD

Graduate Medical Education Teacher of Year Award

  • 2011 Runner-up: Allen Repp, MD

Teacher of the Year (Part-time faculty)

  • 2009 Erik Rufa, MD
  • 2008 Allen Repp, MD
  • 2006 Allen Repp, MD
  • 2005 Steven Grant, MD
  • 2004 Allen Repp, MD
  • 2003 Steven Grant, MD
  • 2001 Steven Grant, MD

Fellow in Hospital Medicine

  • 2009 Allen Repp, MD

Family Medicine Teacher of the Year

  • 2002 Steven Grant, MD
  • 2001 Steven Grant, MD

Hospitalist Careers

Interested in hospitalist careers at The UVM Medical Center? Please visit our Physician Careers page.