Work History

Work History
Aug 1997 - Present

CEO

Avesis

RESPONSIBILITIES

Reports to the Avesis Board of Directors and is responsible for the oversight of the companies C-Suite executives for operations, finance, sales and marketing, corporate development, IT, and the wholly-owned subsidiary AbsoluteCARE, our patient-centered chronic care medical center company.

ACHIEVEMENTS

Since Alan Cohn took over the operations and management of the company, revenues have increased over 30X and the company is now profitable. Created innovative solutions to help coordinate the care of patients with their doctors and health plans which increases benefit coverage, improves their health, and reduces costs. Incubated AbsoluteCARE Medical Center and Pharmacy, one of the first patient-centered chronic care medical center operations in the country.

Education

Education
Aug 1977 - Jun 1981

Juris Doctor

University of Baltimore, School of Law
Sep 1973 - May 1977

BA

George Washington University
ACHIEVEMENTS

Chairman of University Program Board( Student Government) Student Representative to the George Washington University Board of Directors

Groups and Associations

National Association of Vision Care Plans, National Association of Dental Plans

Summary

Alan S. Cohn entered the healthcare industry over three decades ago and is the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Avesis Inc., a managed healthcare company. As the CEO, he strives to further the company’s mission to provide customized vision,dental,and hearing care plans for a variety of employee benefit and government sponsored healthcare plans. Alan S. Cohn began his work in the corporate sector of healthcare after receiving his JD from the University of Baltimore. He joined his family’s business, later to become Spectera Inc., following his graduation from law school. In 1992, he joined Avesis and has since led the management of dental, vision, and hearing plans that insure millions of individuals and families from thousands of employer groups and government sponsored healthcare plans. As a leader in the organization, Alan S. Cohn ensures that Avesis’ growing network of over 25,000 screened, selected, and credentialed providers meet the healthcare needs of subscribers all over the United States. Balancing his duties with Avesis, Alan S. Cohn also oversees operations as a Managing Partner with KAB Associates, a firm that assists in business development and turnaround. Alan S. Cohn and his associates at the firm have assisted companies all over the country in an array of industries, including auto rental franchising, print and direct mail, medical center management , and mail service/physician dispensing pharmacy. As a Managing Partner at KAB Associates, he has helped incubate, restructure and revitalize business models for clients, resulting in improved financial status. In addition to his career, Alan S. Cohn enjoys travelling to places across the United States and destinations around the world. He takes great pleasure in physical activities and likes to ski and work out at the gym. Additionally, Alan S. Cohn likes to spend time at his home in Maryland with his wife and three grown children.