Allen L’Italien, BSN, RN, OCN
Executive Director, Northern Light Cancer Care
Allen is responsible for patient care services, including various diagnostic services provided by Northern Light Eastern Maine Medical Center’s Breast and Osteoporosis Center, pediatric oncology, breast surgical oncology, medical oncology and hematology, radiation oncology, oncology research, inpatient oncology, cancer genetics counseling, and cancer outreach. He has been working in healthcare for more than 45 years. After spending three years at a major hospital in Hartford, Connecticut, he began his career at Northern Light Eastern Maine Medical Center as a nurse’s aide. Allen has held the positions of charge nurse, department head, and business manager for Cancer Care as an outpatient service before he accepted his current position. He enjoys working at Northern Light Eastern Maine Medical Center because he has been able to help expand its cancer services to truly make a difference in the lives of those affected by cancer in Maine.