Dr. Elizabeth M. Mckinney M.D.
HospitalistLee Street & 11th St Sw Charlottesville VA, 22908
Dr. Elizabeth Mckinney is a hospitalist practicing in Charlottesville, VA. Dr. Mckinney specializes in the comprehensive medical care of hospitalized patients. As a hospitalist, Dr. Mckinney manages the clinical problems of hospitalized patients and the acutely ill, while working to improve the performance of the hospital. Dr. Mckinney works in collaboration with all of the different doctors that are working with the patient. Hospitalists are involved in the diagnosis, treatment and medical procedures of patients.
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