Fairview Health Services is seeking a Medical Director that will be the accountable clinical leader of M HealthFairview Clinic Prior Lake and Lakeville locations. The Medical Director, Primary Care Service Line in dyadic partnership with the Primary Care Director leads primary care teams to achieve the organizations mission and strategic goals.
Opening: 1.0 FTE (.4 FTE Medical Director/.6 FTE Clinical Practice)
Oversees approximately 18 physicians and advanced practice providers.
Implementation and ongoing management of the following:
Pertinent policies related to primary care, primary care performance targets including operating, financial, productivity; annual quality plan and clinical outcomes metrics; practice standards for primary care; annual customer experience plan for primary care; standards for service delivery and access
Responsible for ensuring that there is sufficient capacity to serve the needs of the local community. Includes monitoring of current capacity and utilization
Identify, prioritize, and sponsor opportunities for improvement through lean principles
Leads or participates in committee work as designated by the Primary Care Executive Team or other leadership.
Promotes positive, collaborative relationships between the Primary Care Service Line and other M Health Fairview partners
Responsible for creating an environment for professional development including:
oversight of onboarding of new team members, training, ongoing coaching and engagement. Ensures high-level performance, achievement of goals and quality results, through people that report to them. Establish standards to ensure high quality staff are hired, retained, and recognized. Evaluates performance while setting up development plans throughout the year.
In partnership with the dyadic director oversees the development and management of financial budgets for their clinic(s). Along with the director is accountable for closing gaps in outcomes.
Fosters a culture of teamwork, collaboration, shared accountability, improvement, and success.
Graduate of an accredited ACGME/AOA in Internal Medicine, Family Practice, or IM-Peds residency training program.
BC/BE with the ABMS or AOA.
Licensed or ability to obtain Minnesota Board of Medical Practice Licensure.
Ability to obtain and /or maintain DEA certification for the State of Minnesota.
Meet threshold criteria/qualifications for Credentialing and Privileges.
Minimum of 5 years of experience in clinical practice that demonstrates success in quality, clinical variation, practice management, and patient experience
Preferred Experience: Leadership of Service Line or Organizational Committee
Collaborative work style
Ability to serve as a diplomat/ mentor with strong executive presence
Strong communication skills, including written and verbal
Ability to lead and manage broad-based change and development
Strong interpersonal and team/group dynamic skills. Ability to balance the needs and perspectives of multiple constituencies and assist groups in decision making
Together with the University of Minnesota and University of Minnesota Physicians we have created M Health Fairview. M Health Fairview is the newly expanded collaboration among the University of Minnesota, University of Minnesota Physicians, and Fairview Health Services. The healthcare system combines the best of academic and community medicine — expanding access to world-class, breakthrough care through our 10 hospitals and 60 clinics.
Fairview Health Services (fairview.org) is an award-winning, nonprofit health system providing exceptional care across the full spectrum of health care services. Fairview is one of the most comprehensive and geographically accessible systems in the state, with 10 hospitals—including an academic medical center and long-term care hospital—serving the greater Twin Cities metro area.
Its broad continuum also includes 60 primary care clinics, specialty clinics, senior living communities, retail and specialty pharmacies, pharmacy benefit management services, rehabilitation centers, counseling and home health care services, medical transportation, an integrated provider network and health insurer PreferredOne. In partnership ...with the University of Minnesota, Fairview’s 32,000 employees and 2,400 affiliated providers embrace innovation to drive a healthier future through healing, discovery and education.
To improve the patient experience by providing health care providers; patients and their families; and others with information, education, networking opportunities, and related resources focused on best practices.