IPC The Hospitalist Company, Inc. (IPC) is a provider of hospitalist services in the United States. Hospitalist medicine is organized around inpatient care, primarily delivered in hospitals, and is focused on providing, managing and coordinating the care of hospitalized patients. In September 2013, the Company announced that it has acquired the hospitalist-related assets of Metropolitan Pulmonary and Hospital Medicine, P.C. (MPHM). In October 2013, the Company announced that it has acquired Greater Orlando Hospitalists, P.A. (GOH). In October 2013, the Company announced that it has acquired the assets of three affiliated hospitalist entities in South Texas; THG The Hospitalist Group LP, The Hospitalist Management Group, LLC, and MD Home Ltd. In November 2013, the Company acquired two acute care hospitalist practices on Florida's west coast: Naples-based Neapolitan Inpatient Care, LLC and Venetian Hospitalist Services, LLC.