Hospitalists

Offering Continuous Comprehensive Patient Care

Comprehensive Care Team

Hospitalists Dedicated to Your Well-Being

Hospitalization can be a scary thing to face. CLS Health has dedicated physicians who help make your stay in the hospital as comfortable as possible. Our hospitalists focus their care on the unique needs of hospitalized patients, providing them with quality medical attention. The hospitalists at CLS Health strive to provide comprehensive and compassionate care to the community while emphasizing patient satisfaction to achieve excellence in healthcare outcomes.

CLS Health hospitalists are certified in internal medicine and are familiar with the hospital’s systems, facilities, and staff members. They maintain close relationships with all CLS Health specialty physicians. CLS Health hospitalists will also develop treatment plans, teach patients about their conditions, and consult with other physicians in various specialties to determine the best care for their patients.

When you choose to be cared for by CLS Health providers, you’ll have peace of mind knowing that all aspects of your care are coordinated. Using secure electronic medical records, your CLS Health primary care physicians and hospitalists will have access to any test results or treatment plans. This seamless integration allows us to provide comprehensive, personalized care when you need it.

Hospitalist

Dr. Riya Fukui is a Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation specialist in Houston Texas.

Riya Fukui, MD

Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, Hospitalist

Administrative Office

Sushma Singh, MD

Sushma Singh, MD

Hospitalist, Infectious Diseases

Telfair Clinic

Chinonyerem Ndubueze, MD

Hospitalist

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Zunair Ahmad, MD

Family Medicine, Hospitalist

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Julia Khoury

Julia Khoury Zayed, DNP, APRN, FNP

Hospitalist, Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

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Syed Hasan, MD

Syed Hasan, MD

Hospitalist, Infectious Diseases

South Belt Clinic

Peter Starr MD

Peter Starr, MD

Internal Medicine, Primary Care

Texas City Clinic

Anurag Albert, MSN, APRN, FNP-C

Hospitalist, Endocrinology

Administration Office

Ali Farrah

Farrah Ali, NP

Hospitalist

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Muhammed Omar Salim, DO

Hospitalist

Administration Office

Maha K. Al-Lahiq, MD

Maha K. Al-Lahiq, MD

Hospitalist, Internal Medicine

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Farheen Tariq, MD

Farheen Tariq, MD

Hospitalist, Infectious Disease

Webster Clinic

Gina Armstrong, MD - Physical Medicine & Rehab Specialist at CLS Health.

Gina Armstrong, MD

Hospitalist, Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

Administration Office

Remy Teqwimuah

Remy Teqwimuah, DO

Hospitalist

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Heith Pumphrey

Heith Pumphrey, NP

Hospitalist

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Emran Atherah, MD

Emran Atherah, MD

Hospitalist, Pulmonary & Critical Care

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Sumit Trivedi

Sumit Trivedi, MSN, AGACNP, CCRN

Hospitalist

Administration Office

Jeannie Blackburn

Jeannie Blackburn, ACNP

Hospitalist, Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

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James Blackburn

James Blackburn, PA

Hospitalist, Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

Administration Office

Salma Akbar

Salma Akbar, MD

Hospitalist, Wound Care

Administration Office

Find Out If CLS Health Is In-Network With Your Insurance

CLS Health Insurance Information

At CLS Health, we serve patients with many types of insurance coverage, offered by various companies and entities. CLS and its providers accept Medicare, Medicaid, and most major health plans; as outlined on our insurance information page. Remember to always check with your health insurance carrier regarding specific covered services. The list grows and changes frequently. If you don’t see your insurance listed or if you have any questions, please contact us.

Hospitalist FAQ

Will I still see a hospitalist after being discharged from the hospital?

Upon discharge, patients will go back to seeing their regular primary care physician.

What is the benefit of seeing a hospitalist?

Some studies show hospitalists can reduce costs and shorten lengths of stay while preserving or improving the quality of care and patient satisfaction.

What type of care will I receive from a hospitalist while I’m in the hospital?

A hospitalist will provide direct patient care, consultations, and pre-optive evaluations from the time a patient is admitted to the emergency room until discharge.

Who will be working with my primary hospitalist physician?

Your hospitalist will be working with a team of individuals, including other specialists, nurses, and medical assistants, to care for you during your stay.