The medical staff at Scripps Memorial Hospital Encinitas has voted local resident Dr. Scott Eisman to a two-year term as the facility’s chief of staff.
Eisman is board certified in internal medicine, critical care medicine and pulmonary disease. In addition to his chief of staff duties, he serves as medical director of the hospital’s intensive care unit and hospitalist program. Previously, he chaired Scripps Encinitas’ pulmonary and internal medicine divisions.
As chief of staff, Eisman will be responsible for setting the agenda for and presiding at all meetings of the medical staff. He will also serve as the primary liaison between the hospital’s medical staff of more than 650 physicians and Scripps Health’s executive leadership and board of trustees. Visit www.scripps.org.