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Our mission, vision, and values

  • Mission: To improve health and well-being in partnership with our members, patients and community.
  • Vision: Health as it could be, affordability as it must be, through relationships built on trust.
  • Values: excellence, compassion, partnership, and integrity

Code of conduct

Our board and leadership

Image of Mary Brainerd

"At HealthPartners we’re committed to improving health and providing exceptional care at an affordable price for our patients, members, and the community."

- Mary Brainerd, President & CEO

Meet our board and leadership

Our stories

Watch our favorite stories about our members and patients. These real stories show that it’s really the small moments that add up to the ways we make good happen together.


The history of HealthPartners

HealthPartners, an integrated health care organization providing health care services and health plan financing and administration, was founded in 1957 as a cooperative. It's the largest consumer governed nonprofit health care organization in the nation - serving more than 1.5 million medical and dental health plan members nationwide. Our care system includes a multi-specialty group practice of more than 1,700 physicians. HealthPartners employs over 22,500 people, all working together to deliver the HealthPartners mission.

Learn more about our organization and partners

Improving health care

HealthPartners is transforming the delivery of health care and has aligned its mission with the Triple Aim: improving the health of the population, enhancing the patient’s experience, and making health care affordable.

In the community

Health happens outside the doctor’s office, which is why we partner with national and local organizations to improve the health and wellness of
our community.

Education & research

Our Institute for Education and Research is looking for treatments, cures and preventions to common diseases, and also trains more than 400 resident physicians each year.

HealthPartners Institute

Awards & recognition

NCQA award
Medicare 5-star award
HealthCare's most wired award
Best Places to Work 2015 award Minneaplis/St. Paul Business Journal
Best Hospital - LeapFrog Group