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President, St. Francis Regional Medical Center

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Shakopee, Minnesota

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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.

St. Francis Regional Medical Center, located in Shakopee, Minn., provides an array of patient care services, including The Family Birth Place, Breast Center, Cancer Center, pediatric care, rehabilitation and sports medicine, as well as a range of health education and support groups. With 798 employees, 459 physicians and 86 staffed beds, St. Francis provides a full range of inpatient, outpatient and emergency services to more than 115,000 patients each year on a collaborative medical campus with more than 30 other providers. This unique structure enables St. Francis to combine the caring and compassion of a community hospital with the modern medical technology, specialties and services found in the metro area. It is jointly owned by Allina Health, Essentia Health Critical Access Group and HealthPartners.



Req ID: 50952

Overview – Who we are and who we serve
Allina Health serves our communities by providing exceptional care, as we prevent illness, restore health and provide comfort to all who entrust us with their care.

We live our mission by doing what’s right for our patients and our future. We live our mission by creating a culture of Whole Person Care—an approach that recognizes all factors impacting health are connected – mind, body, spirit and community.

To grow Whole Person Care more fully, it’s not enough to practice with patients. We must also nurture it for ourselves and among each other. We will enable an environment that supports Whole Person Care so that employees can cultivate a relationship with self to foster self-compassion, self-awareness, mindfulness and joy in order to thrive and contribute positively to their personal and professional environment.

We will enable an environment that supports Whole Person Care so that employees can build healthier relationships with colleagues so that our environment is trusting, supportive, compassionate and collaborative.

First and foremost, our ability to provide Whole Person Care begins with fostering and maintaining an environment where everyone can expect to be treated with the utmost respect, and everyone is held accountable for doing so. Those are values that we hold dear, and are nonnegotiable for all of us.

Position Purpose
This position provides executive leadership to St. Francis Regional Medical Center. Leads strategy development and operational oversight for the strategic and organization performance goals, in accordance with the mission, vision, values and Joint Membership agreement. Leads all day-to-day operations to achieve clinical, financial and quality of care objectives. The position will be expected to formulate and implement strategic and tactical plans to achieve operating results and grow market share; to promote a positive image and enhance community and physician relations. This incumbent shall exemplify the St. Francis mission and core values in all daily interactions.


  • Develop and implement a strategic plan to ensure that health care needs of the community are met and the long-range success of St. Francis is assured.
  • Optimize the benefits of the Joint Membership Agreement between Allina Hospitals and Clinics, Essentia Health and Health Partners to the communities that St. Francis serves.
  • Ensure an effective medical staff structure, strong relationships with physicians, and grow the medical staff.
  • Promote an organizational culture that embodies St. Francis’ mission, vision, and values.
  • Manage operations in partnership with Allina Health, the managing partner, ensuring financial success, excellent clinical outcomes, patient and employee safety, a service culture, and community and employee engagement.
  • Provide leadership to the senior management team
  • Establish a positive environment for growth and development of all leaders
  • Commit to a highly engaged workforce
  • Develop positive, ongoing relationships with members of the communities served by the Medical Center, as well as foster philanthropy
  • Support the St. Francis Board of Directors as a resource and in an advisory capacity
  • Support an environment of ongoing quality improvement
  • Serve as a role model for ethical management behavior, supports the Ethical and Religious Directives of the Catholic Church, and assures that St. Francis operates consistently with these principles.


  • Minimum of Master’s Degree in related field; e.g. Health Care Administration, Public Health, Business Administration, Medicine, etc.


  • Minimum 8 years of progressive leadership experience in health care and hospital operations environment is required.
  • Experience developing advanced clinical service lines and working in a matrixed and complex joint venture environment with multiple stakeholders is strongly suggested.
  • Strong human relations skills.
  • Strong value-based leadership and management skills.
  • Ability to develop and sustain excellent relations with medical staff, managers, employees, and community.
  • Strong focus on patient care.
  • Able to make timely, informed and prudent decisions.
  • Able to select a strong management team and successfully mentor and develop.
  • Positive, optimistic and high energy.
  • Systems thinker.
  • Strong, positive negotiating skills.
  • Dedication to Catholic health care ministry, mission and values.
  • Demonstrate leadership versatility.
  • Entrepreneurial.
  • Ability to stay focused and deliver results in an environment of high complexity and ambiguity.
  • Creativity in approaching problems and challenges.

Work Schedule

  • Monday-Friday

Location/Community Information

The City of Shakopee is located in the southwest corner of the Twin Cities metropolitan area, 23 miles from Minneapolis, on the Minnesota River. Residents of Shakopee enjoy both the atmosphere of a small town and the resources of a thriving metropolitan area. Incorporated in 1857 as a booming river town, today Shakopee is the county seat of Scott County, one of the fastest growing counties in the United States. The city has its own downtown central business district, regional medical center and business park and is home to regional entertainment attractions such as Historic Murphys Landing, Valleyfair Amusement Park, and Canterbury Park Racetrack.


  • Located 20 miles Southwest of the Twin Cities
  • Population = 34,000
  • Service Area = 120,000

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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Executive / Mgmt / Supervisory