Press Releases: Hawaii
March 23, 2012
Kaiser Permanente Hawaii Names New Director of Labor Accounts
HONOLULU — Kaiser Permanente Hawaii announced today that Harris Nakamoto has joined the state’s largest integrated care organization as the director of Labor Accounts.
Nakamoto brings nearly 30 years of local health care management and operations experience. Most recently, he was chief operating officer with ‘Ohana Health Plan. He has also served as vice president and general manager of Health Management Associates, Inc./Summerlin, and chief operating officer of Health Unified, Inc. His experience also includes more than 13 years with the Queen’s Health Systems in various management capacities.
As a member of Kaiser Permanente’s sales and marketing team, Nakamoto will lead new business opportunities and provide central focus and direction for account support and coordination.
Nakamoto received his bachelor’s of science degree in operations research, business management and engineering from the University of Redlands in California.
About Kaiser Permanente Hawaii
Kaiser Permanente Hawaii has provided total health to the people of Hawaii for more than 50 years. Care for members is focused on their total health being guided by their personal physicians, specialists, and team of caregivers. Expert care and medical teams are supported by industry-leading technology advances and tools for health promotion, disease prevention, state-of-the-art care delivery, and world-class chronic disease management. Its physicians are members of the Hawaii Permanente Medical Group, the largest and most experienced multi-specialty physician group practice in the state of Hawaii. Kaiser Permanente is dedicated to care innovations, clinical research, health education, and the support of community health. Visit kp.org for additional information.