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Allen Health System appoints new president & CEO

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WATERLOO (KWWL) -- John Knox, president and CEO of Finley Hospital and the Finley Tri-States Health Group in Dubuque, has been appointed president and CEO of Allen Health System in Waterloo.

Knox has been president and CEO of Finley since 2002. Under his leadership, The Finley Hospital was honored as one of the nation's 100 Top Hospitals for 2010 by Thompson Reuters.

"The Allen board heartily supports the appointment of John Knox," Allen board chair Mark Baldwin said in a released statement. "His track record of producing excellent results at Finley, obtaining Top 100 status, and working closely with associates and physicians within a healthcare system elevated him to the top of our candidate pool."

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