Dr. Sameer Pathare


Working in Partnership With Community Physicians

Dr. Sameer Pathare is the Division Chief of CHOC Children’s Specialists Hospitalist.

The CHOC Children’s Specialists Hospitalist program is a timely, cost-effective service available to primary care physicians whose busy outpatient practices limit the amount of time available to care for hospitalized patients.
For Admissions Call: (714) 509-8400
To reach the On-Call Hospitalists call: (714) 997-3000
CHOC Children’s Specialists Hospitalist physicians are board certified pediatricians who specialize in hospital-based medicine. They are available 24-hours-a-day, 7 days a week to provide comprehensive inpatient care, consult with specialists, and coordinate hospital services – all while remaining in contact with the primary care physician.
Upon discharge, patients are immediately referred back to the primary care physician for follow-up care and management.
Expert Care for Critically Ill or Injured Patients
The CHOC Children’s Specialists Hospitalist physician team is highly experienced in providing general inpatient-level pediatric care at CHOC. At CHOC at Mission, CHOC Children’s Specialists neonatal and critical care specialists also provide hospitalist services to South County primary care physicians.
Convenience, Coordination & Continuity
The CHOC Children’s Specialists Hospitalist service offers several advantages for referring physicians and patients alike. With 24-hour availability, CHOC Children’s Specialists Hospitalist physicians are immediately available to:
The County of Orange (CHDP) program recertifies existing CHDP providers every 3 years. Part of the Certification requires the provider holds Hospital Privileges at a minimum of one hospital OR may designate a Hospitalist Program to cover patients they need to admit to a hospital.
For more details, please visit: http://www.DHCS.CA.gov/services/CHDP



Orange County American Academy of Pediatrics, California Chapter 4