Beth Averbeck, M.D.
Dr. Averbeck 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.