Dr. Michael Johnson, MD, MBA, CPE, FAAP

Chief of Medical & Outpatient Services, Chief Medical Officer

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Dr. Michael Johnson, MD, MBA, CPE, FAAP

Chief of Medical & Outpatient Services, Chief Medical Officer

Dr. Johnson is a Board-Certified pediatrician who pursued his medical training at The University of Oklahoma College of Medicine and his pediatric residency training at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center. He holds an MBA (Medical Management Focus) from the University of Massachusetts-Amherst. He began working at Bethany Children’s Health Center as a hospitalist in 2013 and then joined the team full time in 2015 as medical director of inpatient services. Dr. Johnson was named vice president of medical services/medical director in 2016 and chief medical officer in 2020.

Education and Training

Primary Specialty: Pediatric Hospital Medicine

Education

  • M.D., University of Oklahoma College of Medicine
  • Pediatric Residency, Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center
  • B.S. in microbiology, University of Oklahoma
  • M.B.A., University of Massachusetts-Amherst

License 

  • Oklahoma State Board of Medical Licensure and Supervision

Certification

  • Fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics
  • Pediatric Advanced Life Support, Instructor
  • The American Board of Pediatrics, Board Certification in Pediatrics
  • The American Board of Pediatrics, Board Certification in Pediatric Hospital Medicine
  • Master Certified Physician Development Coach
  • Certified Physician Executive

Professional Affiliations 

  • Pediatric Complex Care Association, member of the board of directors
  • American Association of Physician Leaders
  • American Medical Association
  • American Academy of Pediatrics, Oklahoma Chapter
  • American Academy of Pediatrics, section on Hospital Medicine
  • American Academy of Pediatrics, Fellow
  • Oklahoma County Medical Society
  • Oklahoma State Medical Association

Fluent in American Sign Language (ASL)