Edmondo Robinson named physician-in-chief at Wilmington Hospital
Christiana Care Chief Medical Officer Janice Nevin, M.D., MPH, announced the appointment of Edmondo Robinson, M.D., MBA, FACP to a new position within Christiana Care Health System: physician-in-chief, Christiana Care – Wilmington Hospital and assistant chief medical officer.
Dr. Robinson assumes primary clinical leadership responsibility for the Wilmington campus, including the Wilmington Transformation Project. He continues to serve as the medical director of Christiana Care Hospitalist Partners.
Dr. Robinson joined Christiana Care in 2008 as the founding medical director of Christiana Care Hospitalist Partners and assistant medical director for the multispecialty Medical Group of Christiana Care. He is a clinical assistant professor of medicine at Jefferson Medical College and a former Robert Wood Johnson Foundation clinical scholar. He completed his residency in internal medicine at the Harbor-UCLA Medical Center and received his medical degree from the University of California, Los Angeles School of Medicine in 2003. He earned a master’s degree in business administration, with an emphasis in health care management, from the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania in 2002. He received a master’s of science degree in health policy research at the University of Pennsylvania.
Dr. Robinson is currently focusing on managing the transitions of care into and out of hospital inpatient settings. Dr. Robinson also is interested in the efficient use of hospital resources. During his tenure at Christiana Care, he has created a high-functioning hospitalist group and has been the leader of numerous projects, including the redesign of care on unit 5D.