Kandace Fontenot is the Physician Practice Manager at Allen Parish Community Healthcare’s Rural Health Clinic. Her role is to ensure that all business functions of the clinic are operating smoothly. She serves as “air traffic controller” for the practice and works closely with the physicians, mid-level providers, and staff to keep them informed, equipped and supported to provide exceptional care to our patients. Kandace has been with the RHC for the past 6 years. Kandace has been with Allen Parish Hospital for the past 14 years and has held many roles throughout the organization. Kandace was born in Kinder, La right here at Allen Parish Hospital. She attended college where she earned a BS in Psychology as well as completing her Bachelors and Masters degree in Healthcare Administration. She chose to further her education in healthcare when she lost her mother to cancer. In addition to her interest in the business side of healthcare, Kandace states that her goal is to help people and provide outstanding customer service. She maintains an open-door policy to everyone including patients and families. When she is not working, Kandace enjoys reading, making people laugh, and spending time with her family and friends. She and her husband Brandon have 3 beautiful boys, Wyatt, Bentley, and Ren. They ensure that their house is seldom quiet.