Huntington Park, California
(323) 583-1931

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Credentialing

How to apply

Thank you for your interest in applying to Community Hospital of Huntington Park, a member of Avanti Health System, LLC.  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) 581-0918 to obtain copies of the documents mentioned below.

Step 1: Minimum Qualifications 

Before you begin your application process, please download and review the minimum qualifications for the hospital, or hospitals, to which you're applying:

  • Minimum Qualifications (PDF)

Step 2: Initial Application 

Once you've met the minimum qualifications, download and complete the appropriate initial application:

  • Initial Application for Physicians (PDF)
  • Initial Application for Allied Health Professionals (PDF)
  • Please include the application fee of $250, made payable to ‘Medical Staff of CHHP

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
  • Copy of current Professional Liability insurance certificate ($1/3 million minimum)
  • Residency / Fellowship clinical activity logs (if completed within the last five years)
  • Board Certification Certificate or Letter from the Board stating you have been accepted to take the Boards
  • Current copy of BLS/ACLS/NRP (etc.)
  • Clinical activity logs
  • Documented Continue Medical Education for the past two years
  • Copy of Government issued identification card (passport, DL)
  • ECFMG

Step 5: Submit application

Please submit all documents specified in steps 2, 3 and 4 to:

Community Hospital of Huntington Park
Medical Staff Services
2623 E. Slauson Avenue
Huntington Park, CA 90255

Or e-mail to Eric Barraza, Credentials Coordinator at ebarraza@avantihospitals.com

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 120 days. Please note that submitting an incomplete application will cause a delay in the processing of your application.

Already an Avanti Staff Member?

If you are already on staff at one of the other Avanti Hospitals and wish to apply at this facility, please complete the Internal Application Request Form and return it to Medical Staff Services. If you have specific questions about the credentialing process, please call Medical Staff Services at (323) 581-0918.