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Nominating Committee - Medical Staff Officer's Duties

This is to inform you that the Nominating Committee will be meeting on July 9, 2019. The Nominating Committee will be nominating candidates for the following positions:

Chief of Staff Elect, Secretary-Treasurer, and two (2) elected members-at-large, and one (1) elected Organization Medical Staff Section (OMSS) representative. Please refer to the attached document that outlines the duties and meetings assigned for each position.


Officers must be members of the active medical staff at the time of their nominations and election, and must remain members in good standing during their term of office. Failure to maintain such status shall create a vacancy in the office involved. All officers must be licensed as physicians and surgeons, given the nature of their duties in office.


If you are interested in any of these positions please contact the following Nominating Committee members: Sajen Mathews, M.D., Chairman, Jae Kim, M.D., Member-at-Large, Alex Leung, M.D., Hamed Farid, M.D., Medicine Department Rep., Ramesh Rathod, M.D., Cardiothoracic Dept. Rep., Henry Lin, M.D., Surgery Dept. Rep., and Dennis Buchanan, M.D., Women & Children's Department Rep.


Further nominations may be made for any office by any voting member of the medical staff, provided that the name of the candidate is submitted in writing to the chair of the nominating committee, is endorsed by the signature of at least 20 other members who are eligible to vote, and bears the candidate's written consent. These nominations shall be delivered to the chair of the nominating committee as soon as reasonably practicable, but at least 25 days prior to the date of election. If any nominations are made in this manner, the voting members of the medical staff shall be advised by notice delivered or mailed at least 10 days prior to the election.

Election shall be held starting on September 3rd through 18th by electronic ballot.

If you would like to download a copy of each of the open positions duties and meeting requirements please click the link below.

Medical Staff Officers - Duties

If you have any questions or concerns please contact Medical Staff Services at 714-992-3986. Thank you.

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