New physician joins KGH Urgent Care

Kennewick General Hospital has hired Dr. Kevin E. Johnson to practice at the KGH Urgent Care clinic located at 3000 W. Kennewick Avenue, Wash. He joined the organization August 1, 2013.

Dr. Johnson most recently worked at the Oakwood Healthcare Urgent Care Facility in Detroit, Michigan. He completed a family medicine residency at the Oakwood Annapolis Hospital in 2012 and is board certified in family medicine. He worked as a critical care technician at Mainland Medical Center in Texas City, Texas from 2002-2004. He has also worked as a paramedic/emergency medical technician.

Dr. Johnson is a member of the American Medical Association and the American Academy of Family Practitioners. He served in the United States Peace Corps in Gabon, Africa.