Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Carolina announced this week that its Board of Trustees has elected Dr. Patrick Conway as its next President and CEO. Dr. Conway currently serves as the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services’ (CMS) Deputy Administrator for Innovation and Quality, and as the Director of the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Innovation.
Prior to joining CMS, Dr. Conway oversaw clinical operations and research at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center as Director of Hospital Medicine. Dr. Conway completed pediatrics residency at Harvard Medical School’s Children’s Hospital Boston, graduated with High Honors from Baylor College of Medicine. A copy of the press release announcing Dr. Conway’s election is available at the BCBSNC Media Center.