Dr. Manocchia is deeply involved in the transformation of healthcare delivery in our state, including strengthening primary care and helping traditional primary care practices transition into patient-centered medical homes. These efforts will help improve quality of care and keep healthcare costs under control.
Dr. Manocchia began as Blue Cross’s Medical Director in 1999 and was named Chief Medical Officer in 2006. He is responsible for areas relating to Blue Cross’s provider network, behavioral health services, pharmacy services, and clinical affairs and quality.
Before joining Blue Cross, Dr. Manocchia was in a private group practice in primary care general internal medicine for 10 years. He is a graduate of Brown University Medical School. Dr. Manocchia is also a graduate of Leadership Rhode Island.
Dr. Manocchia is a volunteer physician for the Rhode Island Free Clinic and is on the Board of Directors of the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society.
You can contact Dr. Manocchia at (401) 459-5621.