|Thursday, 20 May 2010 00:00|
Brett Halloran, M.D., has joined Dreyer’s Internal Medicine Department as a Hospitalist. Dr. Halloran received his undergraduate degree in biochemistry from Trinity University in San Antonio, Texas in 1998, and he completed a Master of Science degree in Applied Physiology with Chicago Medical School in North Chicago in 1999.
He earned a medical degree from the Chicago Medical School in North Chicago, Illinois in 2003. Dr. Halloran completed his internship at New Hanover Regional Medical Center in Wilmington, North Carolina in 2004, and completed a residency in anesthesiology with the University of Texas/Health Science Center in Houston, Texas in 2005. He also completed a residency in internal medicine with Memorial Health University Medical Center in Savannah, Georgia in 2008. Dr. Halloran is board certified in internal medicine. He is a member of the American College of Physicians, the Society of Hospital and Medicine, the Society of Critical Care Medicine, and in 2009 was named one of Savannah’s Top Doctors in Savannah Magazine. Dr. Halloran is a part of the medical staff at Provena Mercy Medical Center and Rush-Copley Medical Center.
Dreyer Medical Clinic launched its hospitalist program in 1997 to optimize care for its inpatients. Dreyer’s seven hospitalists spend all of their time caring for Dreyer patients at the Provena Mercy Medical Center and Rush-Copley Medical Center. Research has shown hospitalists can reduce hospital stay costs and length of stays while improving the quality of patient care and satisfaction.