Ryan Johnson, M.B.A.

MA in Health & Human Services Admin - Adjunct Instructor

(507) 293-1775   |   rrjohnso@smumn.edu


Began teaching at Saint Mary's in 2012, focused on Healthcare Finance, Health Information Technology, and Healthcare Administration. I have worked at Mayo Clinic since 2001 in a variety of leadership assignments including clinical support services and healthcare informatics and most recently as a clinical operations administrator. 

I am very active enjoying sports and the outdoors with my family. I have two children, one in high school and one in elementary school. My wife and I enjoy traveling as well. 

  • Areas of Expertise

    Healthcare Finance, reimbursement strategies including alternative payment models and other risk based contracts

    Healthcare Informatics, EHR and systems development and implementation

  • Scholarly & Creative Interests

    I enjoy staying current with Healthcare Economics including market place development of new healthcare delivery models. With the significant ever changing healthcare financial landscape, I am very interested in alternative payment models and risk based payment programs that are based on clinical analytics. 

  • Courses Taught Recently at Saint Mary's

    Healthcare Administration

    Healthcare Financial Managment

    Healthcare Informatics

  • Professional Organizations

    Current member of MGMA

    HIMSS - 2011 -2016

  • Education

    MBA - Augsburg College, Minneapolis, MN

    BA - Organizational Development - Concordia University, St. Paul, MN

  • Experience

    Saint Mary's University, 2012 - present