Lynn Kennington Hired As Hospital’s New CFO
Anchorage, AK (December 20, 2011) – Lynn Kennington, MBA, CPA and a Fellow of the Healthcare Financial Management Association (FHFMA), recently joined Alaska Regional Hospital as its new Chief Financial Officer (CFO).
Kennington is a seasoned finance professional with extensive experience in hospital operations and financial reporting within complex healthcare settings. He was hired, in part, for his proven abilities to develop organizational business plans, and to research and develop new business opportunities.
“As we continue to grow and find new ways to serve our community, Lynn will be an instrumental member of our team in further positioning Alaska Regional as a leader in Alaska healthcare. We are excited to welcome him to our hospital family,” Annie Holt, Alaska Regional CEO said.
As a corporate officer, Kennington will be responsible for managing all financial matters for the hospital, including financial planning, data analysis, recordkeeping and financial reporting to higher management. This includes maintaining the financial and statistical reporting systems, and preparing month end financial and operating summaries. He will also oversee the hospital’s annual operating and capital budgets, business plan development and statistical forecasts.
Prior to joining Alaska Regional, Kennington was the CFO for Desert Spring Hospital Medical Center in Las Vegas, NV, for four years.