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New Medical Center CAO Ken Tonjes hopes to increase dialogue with community

Ken Tonjes is the new CAO of PeaceHealth Ketchikan Medical Center. (Photo courtesy PeaceHealth)

Ken Tonjes, who was named PeaceHealth Ketchikan Medical Center’s CAO this month, joins KRBD to talk about his goals for the hospital.

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