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VPH Welcomes New CIO

Posted on 11/8/2013

VAN NUYS, Calif. — Valley Presbyterian Hospital is pleased to announce the addition of Jeff Allport to its executive team. Jeffrey Allport was appointed as the hospital's Vice President and Chief Information Officer in September 2013.

Mr. Allport has held several high level information systems positions before joining Valley Presbyterian Hospital. Previously, he worked as an independent information technology consultant through JLA Insights, the health care information technology company he owns and operates. He also has served as Vice President of IT Solutions Delivery at St. Joseph Health System in Orange County, Senior Manager of E-Health Initiatives in the Healthcare Industry Group of Perot Systems, and CIO of St. John's Medical Center in Jackson, Wyoming.

As Vice President and Chief Information Officer, Mr. Allport is responsible for developing, coordinating and facilitating strategic information services projects, as well as improving and maintaining the operation of the hospital's computer network.

Mr. Allport received a Master of Divinity degree from Princeton Theological Seminary and a Bachelor of Science degree in biological science from Stanford University.