Tim Weir, FACHE

Chief Executive Officer

“Olmsted Medical Center is a great organization and the people who work here are very good at what they do and very much committed to the patients we serve. We’ve had outstanding performance in all areas in the past decade, and I look forward to the opportunities that have yet to be realized.”

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As Chief Executive Officer, Tim Weir has been providing system administrative leadership for Olmsted Medical Center since 2006 through a dyad leadership model.

Tim has supported his administrative and medical leadership team as they have helped OMC achieve numerous successful initiatives, quality outcomes, and the highest level of financial performance over this past decade.

Select highlights of OMC’s recent successes include:

  • Exploring and building creative clinical and payer partnership to ensure OMC’s ongoing future success.
  • Establishing Baldrige criteria and adopting ISO-9001 for quality excellence and continuous improvement.
  • Enhancing health services for women of all ages and all stages of life, including developing and enhancing breast-health services designed around women's needs and expectations.
  • Continuing efforts to be an employer of choice in Southeastern Minnesota, including having earned the designation for the 'Best Places to Work' in Southeastern Minnesota for five years in a row.

Under Tim’s leadership, OMC has grown and continues to build for the future. Recent construction projects include: building a Women’s Health Pavilion, an 80,000-square-foot expansion to the hospital campus; expanding services in Northwest Rochester with the construction of a new 75,000-square foot building for primary care and specialty services; construction of the 15,000-square foot Sports Medicine and Athletic Performance building; and renovation of the Southeast Clinic.

Tim is active on local, regional and national boards. This includes currently serving as a member of OMC’s Regional Foundation, member and past chair of GRAUC (Greater Rochester Advocates for Universities and Colleges), member West Bank Rochester Community Board, member of Saint Mary’s University of Minnesota Council Regents, regional secretary Minnesota Hospital Association, and national member of AMGA Board of Directors and Executive Committee. Previous community service as a board member include the Rochester Community Technical College Community Board and Rochester Area Chamber of Commerce. He is a Fellow in the American College of Healthcare Executives (FACHE).

A Fargo native, Tim holds an MA in Health Administration and Business Administration from the University of Iowa and a BA from the University of Minnesota—Twin Cities. Before coming to Rochester, Tim served as Vice President—Ambulatory Services at Baystate Health System in Springfield, MA, a 13,000 employee regional non-profit Level 1 Trauma academic organization affiliated with Tufts Medical Center. Prior to Baystate, he was Assistant Administrator of Operations for Dakota Clinic—Innovis Health in Fargo, ND, a for-profit multispecialty system in North Dakota and Minnesota.

Olmsted Medical Center is a regional, DNV accredited not-for-profit, integrated healthcare system based in Rochester, Minn. Read more about OMC at: https://www.olmmed.org/about/.