Allen, Kaiser, Rocklage honored
Percy Allen II, the late Henry J. Kaiser and Sister Mary Roch Rocklage have been chosen as the latest inductees into Modern Healthcare’s Health Care Hall of Fame. Allen, 70, a former president of the National Association of Health Services Executives, spearheaded a joint effort with the American College of Healthcare Executives to address racial disparities in healthcare management. He also is a former president and CEO of the Baltimore division of Bon Secours Health System.
Kaiser, who died in 1967 at the age of 85, co-founded what is now the 8.6 million-member Kaiser Permanente with Dr. Sidney Garfield in 1938. He also established the Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation in 1948, one of the country’s