Michael H. Shannon, MD, is an endocrinologist and the Physician Executive and Chief Medical Officer with Physicians of Southwest Washington, an Independent Practice Association managing Medicare Advantage and ACO contracts, in Olympia, Washington. He is a Clinical Assistant Professor in the Department of Medicine at the University of Washington. He serves on the Editorial Board of Clinical Diabetes, and he is the Chair of the Professional Education Committee for the Washington chapter of the American Diabetes Association.
Shannon served as the System Endocrinology Lead and Chair of the Endocrine/Diabetes Clinical Advancement Team for Providence St. Joseph Health, a 51-hospital integrated health system, from 2011-2018. He served as the Medical Director for his region’s Accountable Care Network, dedicated to quality metrics and reductions in the total cost of care.
Dr. Shannon graduated from medical school at the University of California, San Diego, and then he went on to perform an internal medicine residency, geriatrics fellowship, and endocrinology fellowship at the University of Washington.