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Perinatologist with President Role

Allina Health
Minneapolis, MN 55415

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Minneapolis, Minnesota

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High Risk Perinatal

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Allina Health is dedicated to the prevention and treatment of illness and enhancing the greater health of individuals, families and communities throughout Minnesota and western Wisconsin. A not-for-profit health care system, Allina Health cares for patients from beginning to end-of-life through its 90+ clinics, 12 hospitals, 16 pharmacies, specialty care centers and specialty medical services that provide home care, senior transitions, hospice care, home oxygen and medical equipment, and emergency medical transportation services. Allina Health is a vibrant, growing organization with opportunities to suit your professional skills and a diverse work environment to match your specific interests. We believe employees are our greatest asset and are dedicated to helping you develop and maximize your professional skills.

Abbott Northwestern Hospital, located in south Minneapolis, is the largest not-for-profit hospital in the Twin Cities and is recognized as an ANCC Magnet-designated hospital. It is known around the region and across the U.S. for its centers of excellence: cancer care through the Virginia Piper Cancer Institute; cardiovascular services in partnership with the Minneapolis Heart Institute; the Spine Institute; Neuroscience Institute; Orthopaedic Institute; perinatology, obstetrics and gynecology through WomenCare; physical rehabilitation through Courage Kenny Rehabilitation InstituteTM; and more. With 5,697 employees, 1,397 physicians and 633 beds, Abbott Northwestern Hospital cares for nearly 370,000 patients and their families each year from the Twin Cities area and throughout the Upper Midwest.


Req ID: 60978
Allina Health is recruiting a President for the Minnesota Perinatal Physicians practice. MPP is a large maternal fetal medicine practice with a focus on subspecialty MFM including complex maternal care, maternal critical care and fetal care and overall leadership of the practice in partnership with administrative leadership.
  • Promote and be jointly accountable for all domains of quality – safety, effectiveness, efficiency (i.e., operational and financial), timeliness, patient-centeredness, and equity – in their practice.
  • Within that dyad, the President provides overall medical administrative oversight
  • Achieves results in accordance with health system and group-directed policies
  • Partners in the development of organizational goals and objectives and approves strategic plans for implementation
  • Provides overall oversight of and coordinates efforts with other leaders who manage clinical, financial and operational aspects of maternal fetal medicine services
  • Provides organizational leadership representing maternal fetal medicine

Clinical work:
  • Provides direct patient care for clinical patients for designated specialty
  • Functions appropriately as part of care delivery team through efficient use of resources and skills, both their own and those of other provider and staff
  • Chart in electronic format in accordance with licensure and scope
  • Actively participates in multidisciplinary team approach to case management
  • Quality improvement utilizes quality improvement tools to develop processes that promote continuous improvement in delivery of patient care, patient outcomes or workflows


  • Graduate of accredited medical school, residency, and fellowship programs as a Maternal Fetal Medicine physician
  • This position requires a Medical Doctorate degree (M.D.), Doctor of Osteopathy (D.O.) or foreign equivalent from an approved school of medicine
  • Board Certified Perinatologist in good standing
  • Master’s degree or certificate in healthcare business administration or related field (preferred)


  • Sub-specialty maternal fetal medicine experience preferred with specialized complex maternal medicine and surgical care, critical care, fetal, genetic, or other skills sets
  • Demonstrated leadership experience (three or more years preferred) in multi-physician clinic or integrated health system environment required
  • Demonstrated successful track record of working effectively with physicians and clinical staff, new business development, revenue growth, and margin management
  • Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively with people from diverse professional, educational, and lifestyle backgrounds both orally and in writing
  • Must possess interpersonal skills associated with an executive including but not limited to integrity, commitment, big picture and critical thinking, political awareness, and sensitivity.
  • Requires organizational and self-motivational skills in prioritizing and managing multiple tasks.
  • Must demonstrate ability to utilize effective decision-making, problem solving and conflict resolution techniques
  • Requires public speaking and group process facilitation skills
  • Displays professionalism in stressful situations and focused amid constant interruptions in a highly competitive environment
  • Expert clinician with a patient-centric philosophy of care – able to advance patient and provider/staff experience initiatives to drive optimal outcomes


  • Five or more years of clinical maternal fetal medicine work experience


  • Must have current, unrestricted Minnesota State Medical Licensure
  • Must be board certified or be eligible for board certification within designated specialty

Work Schedule

  • The MPP President role is a combination of leadership and clinical work
  • Call coverage is required on a rotation with the group

Location/Community Information

Minneapolis boasts being both cosmopolitan yet small enough that you can find a place to call home whether on a lake, golf course, or in an adjoining suburb. With the fast pace of activity there are professional sports, theater, or enough parks for a quiet walk. The area has numerous schools and colleges, both public or private, and enough teams for all weekend athletes to join.

  • Located in Minneapolis
  • Population = 380,000
  • Service Area = 2,882,245

Community Resource Links:

Community Information School Digger

Explore Minnesota MN Dept of Education

Minneapolis St. Paul MagazineSt. Paul Pioneer Press

Twin Cities Living MagazineStar Tribune


If you are interested in becoming part of our award winning team of professionals, please apply online today. Allina Health is committed to providing Equal Employment Opportunities to all employees and applicants. EO M/F/Disability/Vet Employer.

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Posted: 2020-05-20 Expires: 2020-06-19

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