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John Robert Cochran, III, American hospital administrator.


III, John Robert Cochran, was born on April 27, 1945 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Son of John Robert and Patricia (Parker) C.


Bachelor of Science, University Oregon, 1966. Master of Science, University Oregon, 1968. Certified, Harvard University, 1978.


Legislation director Los Angeles County Department Health, 1968-1972. Associate finance, director Cedars-Sinai Hospital, Los Angeles, 1972-1975. Finance director Children's Hospital, Oakland, California, 1975-1978.

Associate director University Hospital, Columbia, Missouri, 1978-1982. Senior vice president Verdugo Hills Hospital, Glendale, California, 1982-1986. Chief executive officer La Palma (California) Hospital, 1986-1989.

Chief Executive Officer Martin Luther Hospital, Anaheim, California, since 1989.


Chairman Glendale United Way, 1983-1984. Member fund raising committee Young Men’s Christian Association, La Canada, California, since 1985. Board directors Visiting Nurse Association, Glendale, since 1984.

Served with United States Army 1968-1974. Fellow American College Health Care Executives. Member Hospital Finance Management Association (advanced), Hospital Council (board directors since 1987).

Lodges: Kiwanis.


Married Kathryn Neilsen, July 22, 1972. Children: John Robert IV, Colin Michael.