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Inova Health System Names Alice H. Pope, MBA, CPA as Chief Financial Officer

FALLS CHURCH, VA–Inova Health System announced today that Alice H. Pope, MBA, CPA, will serve as its new Chief Financial Officer, effective July 1.  

Alice joins from HonorHealth in Arizona where she is Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer.  At HonorHealth, Alice directed a broad range of financial and revenue cycle activities, including investment and treasury management, financial reporting, auditing, supply chain and payor contracting.  Prior to HonorHealth, she was CFO at Wellmont Health System from 2000 – 2016. She started her career in the audit practice at Arthur Andersen.

“For more than 30 years, Alice has built a reputation as a keen financial strategist and strong team leader with the ability to grow revenue while leading transformational change,” said J. Stephen Jones, MD, FACS, President and CEO, Inova Health System. “We are excited to have Alice join Inova’s team as we work together to realize Inova’s mission of becoming a leading health system in the nation.”

Pope graduated from the University of Virginia with a Bachelor’s degree in Commerce and Accounting, and received a Masters in Business Administration from East Tennessee State University.

She will take the CFO role following the retirement of longtime CFO Richard Magenheimer, who leaves Inova this week after 32 years.

Media Contact: Tracy Connell, tracy.connell@inova.org, 703-289-2087

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About Inova:

Inova is Northern Virginia’s leading nonprofit healthcare provider, employing more than 18,000 team members and serving more than 2 million individuals annually through an integrated network of hospitals, primary and specialty care practices, emergency and urgent care centers, outpatient services and destination institutes such as the Inova Heart and Vascular Institute, Inova Schar Cancer Institute and Inova Neuroscience and Spine Institute. Our mission is to provide world-class healthcare – every time, every touch – to each person in every community we have the privilege to serve. Founded in 1956 as the Fairfax Hospital Association, Inova has grown with its surrounding community and the region to provide a full spectrum of health services, including Northern Virginia’s only Level 1 Trauma Center and Level 4 Neonatal Intensive Care Unit. Its hospitals have a total of 1,800 licensed beds.

Four of Inova’s five hospitals have received five-star rankings from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services; they are the only hospitals in the Washington, DC region to have earned the highest rating from the federal agency. To achieve its mission of providing world-class healthcare to a diverse community, Inova is home to prominent clinicians and scientists who drive innovation to improve patient care, prevent disease and promote wellness. More information and statistics about Inova can be found at www.inova.org.

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