by Jasmine Phiri
April 29, 2020
Senior Executive Medical Director, Population Health,
Regence Blue Cross Blue Shield
Dr. Oliveira is the Senior, Executive Medical Director for Regence Blue Shield in Washington and oversees the population health programs across the four state Cambia region. Dr. Oliveira received his medical degree from the University of California, at San Francisco School of Medicine. Drew completed his residency at Swedish Hospital Medical Center where he was chief resident. He is board certified in Family Medicine and practiced the full spectrum of family medicine including obstetrics for two decades. He received his Masters in Healthcare Administration from the University of Washington. Drew spent 13 years prior to Regence with a national carrier spanning the spectrum of traditional medical director roles (PA, UM, Network) through National Accounts sales, marketing and product development. For Regence plans, Drew is responsible for the clinical consulting group across the four-state region (executive medical directors, nurses, pharmacists), total population health management of the membership from well-being programs to palliative care and cost stewardship for the health plans at the market level.