Eugene J. McMahon, MD, MBA, FCAP
Senior Vice President & Chief Medical Officer
As chief medical officer (CMO), Dr. Eugene McMahon is responsible for ensuring the provision of high quality and efficient medical care at Capital Health. He serves as the primary liaison between hospital administration and medical staff. As a member of Capital Health’s senior management team, he provides medical practice delivery development, implementation and evaluation in accordance with the goals of Capital Health’s medical programs.
Dr. McMahon’s expertise includes implementing successful clinical and physician practice models; recruiting strong physician and clinical team members; building alignment among medical staff members and other healthcare professionals behind shared goals; improving efficiency and quality; and managing resources in an effective manner to drive long-term growth for organizations.
Dr. McMahon is a board certified pathologist and began his practice in 1994 in Milwaukee. His experience includes serving as the leader of an 18-person Pathology and Laboratory Medicine practice and serving on five medical staffs in the Milwaukee area. Dr. McMahon is also a licensed physician in several states. Prior to becoming president & CEO at Saint Joseph Hospital (Chicago, IL), Dr. McMahon served in a series of progressive leadership positions, including chief medical officer and vice president of medical affairs at other healthcare institutions.
Dr. McMahon graduated cum laude from the College of the Holy Cross, Worcester, Massachusetts, with a bachelor’s degree in economics and pre-medicine, before earning his MD from Georgetown University School of Medicine, Washington, D.C. Following an internal medicine internship at Columbia University, New York, he completed a residency in pathology and laboratory medicine at Georgetown University Medical Center. Dr. McMahon also holds an MBA from the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois.