The Hospitalist Company, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, operates as a physician group practice company in the United States. It operates and manages hospitalist practices. The company provides a solution of clinical and management experience, proprietary technology, and care to healthcare constituents, including patients, primary care physicians, specialists, acute care hospitals, alternative sites of inpatient care, and health plans. IPC The Hospitalist Company offers solutions to improve the quality of inpatient care and to support hospitalists’ clinical, administrative, and communications needs, using its proprietary IPC-Link information technology. It also provides other corporate services, such as billing and collections, provider recruitment, marketing, training, and education. The company, formerly known as InPatient Consultants Management, Inc., was founded in 1995. IPC The Hospitalist Company is headquartered in North Hollywood, California.