Kanoe Allen Joins Team of Health Care Professionals to Participate in Two-Year Fellowship to Improve the State's Health Care System
Hoag Orthopedic Institute (HOI) is proud to announce that Kanoe Allen,
RN, MSN, chief nursing officer at HOI, has been selected to join a group
of 30 health care professionals in a Leadership Program led by the California
HealthCare Foundation. The two-year fellowship offers clinically-trained
health care professionals the experiences, competencies and skills necessary
for an effective vision and leadership of California's health care system.
Allen will participate in a total of six, four-day seminars over the duration
of the program, which aims to aid fellows in developing improved leadership
skills that will positively influence the environment and dynamics of
the health care system. Additionally, Allen will engage in a multitude
of inter-session activities such as case studies, conferences and peer
group interactions with fellow participants.
“It is a true honor to be chosen to help transform California's
health care system," said Allen. "I am confident that this program
will provide participants with the tools and insights necessary to continue
to provide high quality, high efficiency and low cost health care to our
Previously, Allen served as director of the Advanced Endoscopy Center and
GI Lab and oncology liaison at Hoag Hospital before joining HOI nearly
five years ago as the chief nursing officer.
"HOI is excited to have our CNO participating in this state-wide leadership
collaboration," said Dereesa Reid, CEO of Hoag Orthopedic Institute.
"Kanoe shares HOI's commitment to providing high quality health
care and shaping value-based health care reform."
The California HealthCare Foundation's Leadership Program aims to prepare
health professionals to assume significant roles in the improvement of
California's health care system. The program seeks to enhance the
leadership and management skills of health professionals who have demonstrated
leadership ability and to create a network of leaders who will provide
mutual support for improving the health care system for all California citizens.
Hoag Orthopedic Institute specializes in the most advanced orthopedic surgery,
total joint replacement surgery and spine surgery, and is one of the only
specialty hospitals in the United States caring exclusively for orthopedic patients.
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