Blaze Health is seeking an experienced and dynamic physician leader to join our expanding organization as Medical Director, Specialty Care in Minneapolis, Minnesota.
North Memorial Health and Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota (Blue Cross) have come together to transform healthcare in Minnesota with the formation of Blaze Health, LLC. As non-profit organizations, our customers are at the heart of everything we do and we are committed to making healthcare more accessible, more affordable and less complicated.
Blaze Health is an innovative organization that will unmask healthcare complexity and remove customers from the sticky middle.
Blaze Health is a joint venture between Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota and North Memorial Health, which includes North Memorial Health primary care clinics, specialty clinics and hospice.
Blaze Health offers a better way to navigate healthcare. It is committed to transforming healthcare to remove the hassle and make it more accessible, more affordable and less complicated.
The Medical Director, Specialty Care position is integral to the leadership of Blaze Health, with oversight of our infectious disease, oncology, rheumatology, hospice, mental health and maternal fetal medicine service lines. We need a leader who can build strong trust relationships with all North Memorial team members and physicians. The Medical Director, Specialty Care is responsible for ensuring the highest quality customer experience, clinical care and quality outcomes within Blaze Health specialty care departments (ID, Onc, Rheum, Hospice, Mental Health & MFM). Along with these objectives, Medical Director is responsible for clinical integration within Blaze Health while delivering on the specialty care financial goals, establishing Blaze Health as a leader in the specialty care marketplace. Reporting to the Chief Clinical Officer/Chief Medical Officer of Blaze Health LLC, the Medical Director, in a dyad partnership with the Director of Specialty Care Operations, is responsible for ensuring the fulfillment of the Blaze Health mission, achievement of its vision and values and operational excellence for specialty care and the broader Blaze Health organization. The Specialty Care Medical Director is also responsible for the Provider Leads for the areas of responsibility, including yearly performance reviews. The position will consist of approximately 50% administrative requirements/time, with the remainder clinical based.
5+ Years previous medical group progressive leadership and/or management experience in a clinical setting.
Graduation from Medical school
Graduation from an ABMS approved residency
Board eligible or certified by an ABMS-approved specialty
Valid License to practice medicine in MN
Valid DEA Certification
Experience with EPIC EMR is a plus
Additional Salary Information: We offer a comprehensive and competitive salary and full benefits package including:
•Health, Life, Disability, Dental, and Vision
•401k Retirement Plan/457b
•CME and Paid Professional Fees (medical staff dues, DEA, license fees)
Internal Number: 1MDSP
About North Memorial Health
North Memorial Health is a comprehensive health care system that serves the north, central, and west communities in the Twin Cities metro area (Minneapolis, MN). But our reach extends far beyond these neighborhoods. Through our two hospitals (North Memorial Health Hospital & Maple Grove Hospital) and a metro-wide network of primary, specialty and urgent care clinics; outpatient centers; medical transportation; and home and community outreach, we are a regional leader in advanced medical care.
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