OBHG has launched its 22nd new partnership of 2018! The full-time, Type A OBED opened earlier this month at The Hospitals of Providence East Campus in El Paso, TX.  The hospitalist team at The Hospitals of Providence East Campus includes: Dr. Luis Castellanos and Dr. Michael Schaffer.  Dr. Schaffer will serve as Site Director for […]

New OBHG partnership: Carroll Hospital Center

Please formally welcome Carroll Hospital Center in Westminster, MD, to the OBHG family! This partnership is the 21st OBHG program to start in 2018 and the first partnership in Maryland.  OBHG will support Carroll Hospital Center by providing a full-time OB triage. The hospitalist team includes from left to right: Dr. Hal Hindman, Dr. Daniel Kirsch, Dr. […]

What role does the OB hospitalist play in the critical care team? How can medical teams achieve high levels of efficiency in working together?  Dr. Rakhi Dimino, OBHG Medical Director of Operations, recently shared her perspective with Contemporary OB/GYN. 

With the all of the appropriate attention on maternal health, what are some of the actions we can take to improve patient safety? OBHG Chief Medical Officer Dr. Mark Simon weighs in on “Rethinking the Delivery of Maternal Care.”  Click here to read Dr. Simon’s thoughts on improving outcomes for expectant mothers presenting in labor. 

OBHG’s new OB hospitalist program at Phoebe Putney Memorial Hospital in Albany, Georgia proved its worth on the first day. Hours after the program launched, an expectant mother arrived in distress. She was immediately seen by Dr. Davis Sullivan, OBHG hospitalist and site medical director at Phoebe Putney. Within a short time of the patient’s […]

OBHG would like to introduce two new senior clinical recruiters – Cherise Gautreaux and Kellie Doré! Cherise gained expertise in clinical recruitment by holding multiple positions with one of the nation’s largest multi-specialty groups. Born and raised in the South, she holds a bachelor’s degree in kinesiology and a Master of Business Administration. In her […]

A special thank you for all who have served our country. We especially would like to recognize the OBHG clinicians and team members who gave their time and talent for their country. We feature some of our veterans who are now OBHG clinicians below.   Dr. Lynda Gilliam, OBHG hospitalist at Sacred Heart Hospital of Pensacola, […]

Ob Hospitalist Group (OBHG), the nation’s leading provider of customized OB/GYN hospitalist programs, today announced it has moved into new corporate offices at 777 Lowndes Hill Road, Building 1 in Greenville, South Carolina to accommodate continued company growth, expanding from four disparate office buildings to 43,805 square feet at the new location. “This is an […]

We are pleased to announce that our 20th partnership of 2018 began in October. WakeMed Hospital North in Raleigh, NC is the newest addition to the OBHG family! "We are very excited to be expanding our partnership with WakeMed by welcoming WakeMed North to the OBHG family," said Donna Lindsay, OBHG regional vice president of […]

Obstetrics is a highly-charged environment. Under the traditional “call model” of hospital obstetrics, siloed care can create an atmosphere ripe for error. OBHG Chief Medical Director Mark Simon writes about how OB Emergency Departments can help reduce perinatal adverse events in the Journal of Health Management Policy and Innovation.   

Like many hospital departments, when it comes to the L&D unit, each physician makes his or her own clinical decisions based on their training and experience. Hospital leadership trusts that OB/GYNs are practicing the most up-to-date, evidence-based medicine from The American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG). But what happens if they aren’t using the […]