The tools you need to join our medical staff.

How to Apply

Thank you for your interest in applying to East Los Angeles Doctors Hospital, a proud member of the Pipeline Health Network. Here you will find information about steps required to gain credentials at our facility. To expedite the credentialing process, please follow the steps below to initiate the application process.

Please contact Medical Staff Services at (323) 260-4132 to obtain copies of the documents mentioned below.


Step 1: Minimum Qualifications
Before you begin your application process, please review the Minimum Qualifications for the hospital, or hospitals, to which you’re applying. Please contact Medical Staff Services to obtain your copy.

Step 2: Initial Application
Once you’ve met the minimum qualifications, obtain and complete the appropriate initial application:

  • Initial Application for Physicians
  • Initial Application for Allied Health Professionals
  • Please include the application fee of $400.00, made payable to ‘Medical Staff of East Los Angeles Doctors Hospital’

Step 3: Delineation of Privileges
Print and complete the Delineation of Privileges checklist that pertains to your specialty.

Step 4: Professional Information
Obtain copies of the following documents:

  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Current copy of Professional Liability insurance certificate ($1/3 million minimum)
  • Residency/Fellowship clinical activity logs (if you have completed within the last year)
  • Board Certification Certificate or Letter from the Board stating you have been accepted to take the Boards
  • Current copy of CA State License, DEA , ECFMG, Fluoroscopy BLS/ACLS/NRP (if applicable)
  • Clinical Activity Log within the last 24 months
  • Copy of Government issued identification card (passport, DL)
  • Wallet sized 2x2 photo (electronic JPEG)

Step 5: Submit Application
Please submit all documents specified in steps 2, 3 and 4 to:
East Lost Angeles Doctors Hospital
Medical Staff Services
4060 E. Whittier Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90023

Or e-mail to: Ana Aceves, Credentials Coordinator, at

Once we receive your completed application materials, we will review the application and start the verification process. The verification process and Medical Staff approval process can take up to 180 days. Please note that submitting an incomplete application will cause a delay in the processing of your application.