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Driving Growth at Hoag Orthopedic Institute: Q&A With COO Dereesa Purtell Reid

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A reporter from Becker’s Hospital Review recently spoke with Hoag Orthopedic Institute’s COO, Dereesa Reid about driving growth and enhancing value at HOI.

Irvine, Calif.-based Hoag Orthopedic Institute opened in November 2010 through a partnership between Hoag Memorial Hospital Presbyterian in Newport Beach, Calif., and a group of local orthopedic physicians. Now, the hospital has nearly 80 orthopedic surgeons and more than 320 physicians on the medical staff, and is growing. Dereesa Purtell Reid, MBA, CPA, joined Hoag Orthopedic Institute as COO just over a year ago. Here she describes her strategies to drive growth at the hospital and her goals for the end of 2012.

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