Dr. Christopher Peter Bonafide MD Pediatrician

Dr. Christopher Bonafide is a pediatrician in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania and is affiliated with Children's Hospital of Philadelphia. He received his medical degree from Penn State College of Medicine and has been in practice for 10 years. Dr. Bonafide accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 24 doctors at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia who specialize in Pediatrics.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Pediatrician: General Pediatrics

Clinical Interests: Critical Care, Medical Informatics, Hospitalization

Education & Medical Training

Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Residency, Pediatrics, 2004–2008

Penn State College of Medicine
Class of 2004

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Pediatrics
Certified 7 years in Pediatrics

PA State Medical License
Active through 2014

Publications & Presentations

Impact of Rapid Response System Implementation on Critical Deterioration Events in Children.
Bonafide, C. P.,Localio, A. R.,Roberts, K. E.,Nadkarni, V. M.,Weirich, C. M.,Keren, R. 2013 11 13

Development of heart and respiratory rate percentile curves for hospitalized children.
Bonafide, C. P.,Brady, P. W.,Keren, R.,Conway, P. H.,Marsolo, K.,Daymont, C. 2013 4

Barriers to calling for urgent assistance despite a comprehensive pediatric rapid response system.
Roberts, K. E.,Bonafide, C. P.,Paine, C. W.,Paciotti, B.,Tibbetts, K. M.,Keren, R.,Barg, F. K.,Holmes, J. H.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • AmeriHealth Direct POS
  • AmeriHealth Direct POS Value Network
  • Amerihealth HMO
  • AmeriHealth HMO Value Network
  • AmeriHealth PPO
  • AmeriHealth PPO Value Network
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Texas BlueChoice
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • Coventry Carelink Health Plans PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • HealthAmerica HealthAssurance PPO
  • Horizon BCBS Direct Access
  • Horizon BCBS HMO
  • Horizon BCBS POS
  • Horizon BCBS PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • IBC Keystone HMO / POS
  • IBC Personal Choice PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Oxford Health Freedom
  • Oxford Health Liberty
  • QualCare HMO
  • QualCare PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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