Stacia Cohen, R.N. Biography


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Stacia A. Cohen, R.N., MBA, is Executive Vice President of Medical Affairs for CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield. Ms. Cohen oversees CareFirst’s Patient-Centered Medical Home and Total Care and Cost Improvement programs, medical and care coordination policies, pharmacy policies, and provider networks.

Prior to joining CareFirst, she was Vice President of Medicare for Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota, where she was responsible for meeting operating income, enrollment growth, administrative budgeting and key performance targets of the plan’s Medicare market segment. Ms. Cohen has an associate’s degree in Nursing from Western Technical College as well as a Bachelor of Arts in management and a master’s degree in business administration from the College of St. Scholastica. Before beginning her post-secondary education, Ms. Cohen was enlisted as an active duty member of the U.S. Army.