John Cochran, MA
Cochran Consulting

John R. Cochran III served the Chief Deputy Director of Operations at the Los Angeles County Department of Health Services (DHS). As such Mr. Cochran was responsible for all healthcare operations for the largest public health system in the western U.S. Prior his role at the DHS, Mr. Cochran was the President and CEO of AllHealth, a business subsidiary of The Healthcare Association of Southern California. Mr. Cochran has worked in hospital management and healthcare administration for 30 years. He received a Certificate in Health System Management form Harvard University in 1980 and his Master’s degree in Public Affairs and a Bachelor’s degree in Political Science from the University of Oregon. Mr. Cochran has served as a board member and committee chairman of the Hospital Council of Southern California in many capacities, is a founding board member of AllHealth Inc., and the past chairman and founder of CalOptima, a community care enrollee network for Medicaid and indigent patients.