Extensivist Physicians are Internal Medicine Physicians (IM) who:

  • Provide comprehensive and coordinated care to patients with multiple complex medical issues.
  • Lead and coordinate patient care across multiple consulting physicians and settings, and whenever appropriate, strive to simplify patient care by delivering comprehensive outpatient primary care.
  • Work within a setting that supports extended-length outpatient visits and frequent and timely access, when needed.
  • Work with a team of other healthcare providers, including Advanced Practice Nurses, Nurse Navigators, Medical Assistants, and Behavior Health Specialists to deliver complete and holistic patient-centered care.
  • Improve health quality and efficiency of care by emphasizing preventive health care and improving the continuity of patient care within the health care system.

Extensivist Advance Practice Nurses (APN) are APNs who:

  • Provide comprehensive and coordinated care to patients with multiple complex medical issues. 
  • Implement the treatment plan developed by the patient and the Extensivist Physician.
  • Work within a setting that supports extended-length outpatient visits and frequent and timely access, when needed.
  • Work with a team of other healthcare providers, including Physicians, Nurse Navigators, Medical Assistants, and Behavior Health Specialists to deliver complete and holistic patient-centered care.
  • Improve health quality and efficiency of care by emphasizing preventive health care and improving the continuity of patient care within the health care system.