by Jasmine Phiri
April 21, 2021
Vice President, Quality and Care Delivery,
Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina
Qi Zhou is Vice President for Quality and Care Delivery at Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Carolina. He is responsible for Quality Performance, Risk Adjustment, and Care Delivery Program Evaluation. Qi has over two decades of leadership in quality performance improvement and health informatics. At BCBSMA, he led a cross-functional team responsible for the development of performance measurement and quality strategy that were central in value based payment, quality-related product design, consumer engagement, and health care equity. Prior to BCBSMA, Qi led performance measurement for physician quality reporting, population health, patient reported outcomes, and member experience at Tufts Health Plan and UPMC Health Plan.
In addition to quality performance improvement, Qi leads efforts in health equity through his involvement in the community and CEO council member in DEI.
Qi graduated from Shanghai Medical University School of Medicine, Bryant University Business School and Harvard School of Public Health.