HealthPartners Health Plan
8170 33rd Avenue, South
Bloomington, MN 55425
Patrick T. Courneya, MD, is the HealthPartners Health Plan medical director. HealthPartners is a top-ranked, member-governed health plan based in Minnesota serving the needs of regional and national customers. Dr. Courneya provides senior medical leadership in quality and utilization management, health and medical management; customer-facing roles in the area of health initiatives; and provides visible medical leadership for customer business units and external entities. He also serves as medical director for virtuwell, HealthPartners’ online convenience clinic. He directs a talented team of medical directors providing medical leadership in development of policy and strategy for the health plan. Dr. Courneya received his undergraduate degree from the University of St. Thomas, St. Paul, Minnesota and his medical degree from the University of Minnesota. He completed his family practice residency at Methodist Hospital in St. Louis Park, Minnesota, in 1988 and remains board-certified in that specialty.
Dr. Courneya has served as medical leader in various roles at medical group, hospital, and health plan levels. He has had 24 years of experience in active clinical practice.