Fargo, N.D. – Dr. Greg Glasner has joined Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Dakota (BCBSND) as Chief Medical Officer (CMO).
As Chief Medical Officer, Dr. Glasner has overall responsibility and accountability for leading the strategic direction of clinical integration, medical policy and health cost management. Trained as an OB/GYN physician, Dr. Glasner has more than 25 years of experience as a practicing physician and health care executive. Dr. Glasner previously served as a Board member at BCBSND for nine years and is well acquainted with the organization.
"We are very pleased to welcome Dr. Glasner to BCBSND as CMO," shared Tim Huckle, BCBSND President and CEO. "His extensive experience in providing direct patient care as an OB/GYN physician, along with his background as a health care administration executive will serve our members well. His unique experience will strengthen our ability to improve the health and wellbeing of North Dakotans."
Dr. Glasner earned his medical degree from the University of North Dakota, Grand Forks. He completed residencies at St. Paul Ramsey Medical Center and Michigan State University/Sparrow Hospital and is also Board Certified by the American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology. In addition, he's earned a certification from the Physician Leadership College at the University of St. Thomas and holds an Executive Master of Business Administration degree from Auburn University.
Dr. Glasner is a Fellow of the American College of Obstetrics & Gynecology, as well as a member of the North Dakota OB/GYN Society, North Dakota State Medical Association and First District Medical Society.
About Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Dakota
BCBSND (www.BCBSND.com) was founded in 1940 with the mission to provide members with affordable access to health care across the state. As a member-owned, not-for-profit independent licensee of the Blue Cross and Blue Shield Association (BCBSA), BCBSND is committed to transforming care and health across the state to improve outcomes, lower cost trends and make it easier to shop, buy and use health care coverage. Members have access to unmatched local service and to a comprehensive network of health care providers across the state, the nation and in 200 countries.