Several Leadership Opportunities for Physicians with State-Wide Positions

7/11/2019
The Minnesota Department of Human Services (DHS) is looking to fill two high profile positions with practicing physicians including its Medicaid Medical Director and Medicaid Behavioral Health Clinical Director. 

The medical director position is the medical leader on medical and clinical matters related to the Medicaid and MinnesotaCare programs. 

The clinical director position is the behavioral health clinical leader on behavioral health matters related to the Medicaid and MinnesotaCare programs. 
 
Both positions include representing and speaking on behalf of DHS and involve working with the DHS Commissioner’s office and leadership, external stakeholders, federal officials, the provider community, the media, and the Legislature. 

Click these links for job descriptions for the Medicaid Medical Director and Medicaid Behavioral Health Clinical Director.  

If you have questions about applying for these positions, contact the job information line at 651-259-3637. For additional information about the application process, click here.  

Along with DHS, the Office of the Minnesota Secretary of State is accepting applications from physicians to serve on various state boards, councils and committees. 

Opportunities include: 

Medical Cannabis Review Panel
Vacancies: 1 Seat -- Health Care Practitioner

Registered Naturopathic Doctor Advisory Council
Vacancies: 1 Seat -- Licensed Physician or Osteopath
Vacancies: 5 Seats -- Registered Naturopathic Doctor

Spinal Cord Injury and Traumatic Brain Injury Advisory Council
Vacancies: 2 Seats -- Physicians specializing in the treatment of Spinal Cord Injury or Traumatic Brain Injury

Applications may be submitted online, and must be submitted within 21 days of the “Publish Date” listed on our Open Positions page, to be assured of full consideration by the appointing authority. Appointing authorities may choose to review applications received by the Secretary of State after the 21-day application period.

If you are interested in applying, visit the Secretary of State website. Scroll down to find the correct Agency/Board/Council. Choose the correct seat type and click the button that says APPLY. The system will walk you through creating an application profile.

Page two of the application will now allow you to attach the following documents: Letter of interest and resume or biography. Paper applications may be submitted by email to: Open Appointments or by mail or in person to:

Office of the Minnesota Secretary of State
180 State Office Building
100 Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd.
St Paul, MN 55155-1299