Table 4.

Pediatric Inpatient Care in Washington State Rural Hospitals

Specialty of Attending Physician for Rural Pediatric DischargesAttendings
(n = 470)
Patients
(n = 6180)
No.%No.%
Pediatrics347.2229237.1
Family practice23650.2300948.7
Internal medicine418.71121.8
Orthopedics337.01191.9
Surgery316.61322.1
Other specialty9520.35168.4