Greater Long Beach Chapter


Welcome to the Greater Long Beach Chapter web page. Our Chapter serves the greater Long Beach area and extends into greater Los Angeles.  Our membership consists of medical staff professionals and credentialing specialists from health systems, large and small community hospitals, academic institutions, managed care organizations, and credentialing verification organizations. In addition to our regularly scheduled quarterly meetings, we host our annual legal conference in October.

Chapter Membership Roster (as of 6/29/16)

Chapter Bylaws

LEADERSHIP - June 1, 2018 – May 31, 2020


Susan McGettigan, CPMSM

Medical Staff Coordinator

Kaiser Permanente South Bay Medical Center          

25825 S. Vermont Ave

Harbor City, CA  90710

310-517-2607 / FAX 877-776-5546



Susana Asante, CPMSM, CPCS

Senior Medical Staff Coordinator

Southern California Permanente Medical Group

393 E. Walnut Street

Pasadena, CA 91188

626-405-6533 / FAX N/A



Wendy Driskell, CPCS

Senior Medical Staff Coordinator

Kaiser Downey Medical Center

9400 E. Rosecrans

Bellflower, CA 90706

562-461-4815 / FAX 877-779-3889


Immediate Past President

Carrie Humbert, CPMSM, CPCS

Manager, Medical Staff Services

Kaiser Downey Medical Center

9400 E. Rosecrans

Bellflower, CA 90706

562-461-4815 / FAX 562-461-6674



Kim Lopez

Manager, Credentialing Department

SCM Associates, Inc.

2700 Dawson Ave

Signal Hill, CA 90755

562-866-5162 / FAX 562-867-8564


Members-At-Large - June 1, 2018 – May 31, 2020

Cecilia Hogenson Kida, CPMSM, MBA

Director, Medical Staff Services

Providence Little Co. of Mary Medical Center

4101 Torrance Blvd

Torrance, CA  90503

310-303-56740 / FAX 310-540-1485


Mary Weiler, CPCS, CPMSM

Martin Luther King Jr. Community Hospital

 1680 E. 120th Street

Los Angeles, CA 90059

424-338-8012 / FAX 424-338-8931


Celeste Goff, HACP

Director, Medical Staff

St. Francis Medical Center

3630 E. Imperial Highway            

Lynwood, CA 90262

310-900-8662/ FAX 310-844-5906