Birmingham, MI

Vice President, Medical Management and PPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan

Represented: Payers

Ravi Govila, MD, is Vice President, Medical Management and PPO at Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan, where he oversees the care management programs and network management for the PPO and Medicare Advantage. Previously, he served as Chief Medical Officer of Blue Cross Blue Shield of Kansas City, where his responsibilities included population health management, the Patient-Centered Medical Home and value-based provider payment, pharmacy, quality/accreditation, and all care management programs. Some notable achievements were transitioning to a true value-based payment model with an emphasis on quality and efficiency and creating a Single Point of Contact Disease Management program aligned with provider practices.

Prior to joining Blue Cross Blue Shield, he was system medical director of care coordination and accountable care at BJC Health Care. He also worked for four years as a regional medical director with Aetna and ran his own primary care practice for 11 years.

Govila served as a member of the Advisory Panel on Healthcare Delivery and Disparities Research from Fall 2015 - Spring 2018.

Conflicts of Interest

As of April 9, 2015

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan, Employer
  • Southfield Radiology Associates, Employer (Wife)


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