Beth Averbeck, M.D.
Beth Averbeck, M.D. is HealthPartners Care Group’s senior medical director, primary care. She has extensive experience in organizational culture, clinical operations, governance, quality improvement, measure development, and physician resilience. Dr. Averbeck joined HealthPartners in 1992 as a practicing internist and is now responsible for HealthPartners primary care practice overseeing 350 physicians, nurse practitioners, and physician assistants at 29 primary care clinics, 14 urgent care sites, 5 occupational health sites, and 7 work‐site clinics. She maintains a clinical practice in geriatrics.
Dr. Averbeck earned a bachelor’s degree at St. Olaf College in Northfield, MN, and earned her Doctor of Medicine from the University of Minnesota Medical School. She is a clinical assistant professor in the school’s Department of Medicine, a board member and past chair of Minnesota Community Measurement, board vice‐chair of the Institute for Clinical Systems Improvement and has served as chair of the Quality Council of the American Medical Group Association. In 2010, the Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal recognized her with a Women in Business Industry Leader Award.