Anthony Oliva, DO is the Vice President and Chief Medical Officer at Nuance. A family medicine doctor by training, he began his career in the Air Force after residency which kickstarted his passion for total quality management.
When he entered the hospital world, he was quick to get involved in the quality measure controls and a physician leadership role. After he received his master's in medical management and did a fellowship, Oliva began his first full-time position in 2002 at Bayhealth in Dover, Delaware as Chief Medical Officer.
3:14 “I became very interested in the impact of clinical documentation improvement on the outcomes in quality measures… I had become very interested in trying to use… severity-adjusted outcome measures to help move medical staff performance.”