DR Joel A. Kahn

Chief Medical Officer at First Line Software

DR Joel A. Kahn

Chief Medical Officer at First Line Software

Biography

Dr. Kahn is the Chief Medical Officer of First Line Software where he focuses on driving their global health solutions. He has been exploring the intersection of business, healthcare and technology for more than 25 years. Focused on executive management, operations, compliance, analytics, technology and their application in the healthcare and wellness industry.

Prior to First Line Software he was the Chief Operating Officer and Chief Medical Officer at eMindful Inc. This position directly oversaw all technology, curriculum development, customer support, compliance (HIPAA/ HITRUST), and research. He lead the company through multiple major insurance compliance audits, maintained an NPS >50 at all times, managed the production of over 5,000 live classes per year and helped push through multiple platform re-designs and the launch of our first iOS app.

Previously, he was the Executive Vice-President and Chief Information Officer of WorldCare Inc. (a medical second opinion company) and the President of WorldCare Global Health Plan Ltd. While there he managed the Global Telemedicine infrastructure throughout the multiple countries in the WorldCare network, including the integration of Internet capabilities and developing new strategic initiatives. he was also responsible for running the WorldCare Global Health Plan, a unique insurance policy that includes electronic second opinions.

Prior to joining WorldCare he was the Executive Vice-President, Chief Medical Officer, board member, and a founder of InteliHealth a joint venture of Aetna-U.S. Healthcare and Johns Hopkins Medicine and a medical director at U.S Healthcare.

He graduated from Wesleyan University, received his M.D. from Sidney Kimmel Medical College and completed a Medical Informatics Fellowship at Massachusetts General Hospital / Harvard University.