Eric A. Pifer, MD
Chief Medical Officer
Dr. Eric Pifer is the chief medical officer of El Camino Hospital. He joined the hospital in the fall of 2007. Dr. Pifer was previously the assistant professor of medicine and chief medical information officer at the University of Pennsylvania Health System in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. He also maintained a medical practice. Dr. Pifer received a medical degree from the Medical College of Pennsylvania (now the Drexel School of Medicine) and performed a residency in internal medicine at Temple University Hospital. He co-authored the book Improving Outcomes with Clinical Decision Support.
El Camino Hospital Achieves NICHE “Exemplar” Status for its Efforts to Improve Patient Care for Older Adults