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Faculty, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health

Dr. John Beasley earned his medical degree from the University of Minnesota and completed his residency at the University of Wisconsin Family Medicine Residency Program-Madison. His special interests include practice-based research, aviation medicine and exercise stress testing.


Family Medicine

UW Health Clinics

Verona Clinic
(608) 845-9531 | (888) 703-2778 | Map
Provider is not accepting new primary care patients.

Hospital Affiliation(s)

St. Mary's Hospital (primary)
UnityPoint Health - Meriter (secondary)

UW School of Medicine and Public Health

Department of Family Medicine and Community Health

Professional Certifications and Education

Board Certification Family Medicine
Residency UW Family Medicine Residency Program, Madison, WI
Medical School University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, 1969


Best Doctors® in America 2015

Best Doctors® in America 2014

Best Doctors® in America 2013


Languages Spoken

English, Chuukese
Medical interpreters are available to help patients communicate with hospital and clinic staff. For more information, please contact interpreter services at (608) 262-9000.


Our doctors provide a wide range of services. The following list represents some, but not all, of the procedures offered by this physician.

Programs & Conditions

PubMed Articles
Holman GT Beasley JW Karsh BT Stone JA Smith PD Wetterneck TB . The myth of standardized workflow in primary care. J Am Med Inform Assoc. 2016 Jan;23(1):29-37
[PubMed ID: 26335987]
Asan O Carayon P Beasley JW Montague E . Work system factors influencing physicians' screen sharing behaviors in primary care encounters. Int J Med Inform. 2015 Oct;84(10):791-8
[PubMed ID: 26049312]
Sinsky CA Beasley JW . Medical Scribes and Electronic Health Records. JAMA. 2015 Aug 4;314(5):519
[PubMed ID: 26241606]
Krist AH Green LA Phillips RL Beasley JW DeVoe JE Klinkman MS Hughes J Puro J Fox CH Burdick T . Health information technology needs help from primary care researchers. J Am Board Fam Med. 2015 May-Jun;28(3):306-10
[PubMed ID: 25957361]
Mundt MP Gilchrist VJ Fleming MF Zakletskaia LI Tuan WJ Beasley JW . Effects of primary care team social networks on quality of care and costs for patients with cardiovascular disease. Ann Fam Med. 2015 Mar;13(2):139-48
[PubMed ID: 25755035]
Kidd M Manning G Howe A Qidwai W Beasley JW van Weel C . Primary care research. Lancet. 2014 Nov 8;384(9955):1671-2
[PubMed ID: 25441196]
Krist AH Beasley JW Crosson JC Kibbe DC Klinkman MS Lehmann CU Fox CH Mitchell JM Mold JW Pace WD Peterson KA Phillips RL Post R Puro J Raddock M Simkus R Waldren SE . Electronic health record functionality needed to better support primary care. J Am Med Inform Assoc. 2014 Sep-Oct;21(5):764-71
[PubMed ID: 24431335]
Pandhi N Yang WL Karp Z Young A Beasley JW Kraft S Carayon P . Approaches and challenges to optimising primary care teams' electronic health record usage. Inform Prim Care. 2014;21(3):142-51
[PubMed ID: 25207618]
Wetterneck TB Lapin JA Krueger DJ Holman GT Beasley JW Karsh BT . Development of a primary care physician task list to evaluate clinic visit workflow. BMJ Qual Saf. 2012 Jan;21(1):47-53
[PubMed ID: 21896667]
Beasley JW Wetterneck TB Temte J Lapin JA Smith P Rivera-Rodriguez AJ Karsh BT . Information chaos in primary care: implications for physician performance and patient safety. J Am Board Fam Med. 2011 Nov-Dec;24(6):745-51
[PubMed ID: 22086819]
Karsh BT Beasley JW Brown RL . Employed family physician satisfaction and commitment to their practice, work group, and health care organization. Health Serv Res. 2010 Apr;45(2):457-75
[PubMed ID: 20070386]
Beasley JW Starfield B van Weel C Rosser WW Haq CL . Global health and primary care research. J Am Board Fam Med. 2007 Nov-Dec;20(6):518-26
[PubMed ID: 17954858]
Roberts RG Friedsam D Beasley JW Helstad C Moberg DP . The state of quality reports: comparing states by their rankings. WMJ. 2006 Dec;105(8):60-6
[PubMed ID: 17256714]
Karsh BT Escoto KH Beasley JW Holden RJ . Toward a theoretical approach to medical error reporting system research and design. Appl Ergon. 2006 May;37(3):283-95
[PubMed ID: 16182233]
Escoto KH Karsh BT Beasley JW . Multiple user considerations and their implications in medical error reporting system design. Hum Factors. 2006 Spring;48(1):48-58
[PubMed ID: 16696256]
Beasley JW Karsh BT Hagenauer ME Marchand L Sainfort F . Quality of work life of independent vs employed family physicians in Wisconsin: a WReN study. Ann Fam Med. 2005 Nov-Dec;3(6):500-6
[PubMed ID: 16338913]
Beasley JW Dresang LT Winslow DB Damos JR . The Advanced Life Support in Obstetrics (ALSO) program: fourteen years of progress. Prehosp Disaster Med. 2005 Jul-Aug;20(4):271-5
[PubMed ID: 16128478]
Beasley JW Hankey TH Erickson R Stange KC Mundt M Elliott M Wiesen P Bobula J . How many problems do family physicians manage at each encounter? A WReN study. Ann Fam Med. 2004 Sep-Oct;2(5):405-10
[PubMed ID: 15506571]
Smith PD Temte J Beasley JW Mundt M . Radiographs in the office: is a second reading always needed? J Am Board Fam Pract. 2004 Jul-Aug;17(4):256-63
[PubMed ID: 15243013]
Beasley JW Karsh BT Sainfort F Hagenauer ME Marchand L . Quality of work life of family physicians in Wisconsin's health care organizations: a WReN study. WMJ. 2004;103(7):51-5
[PubMed ID: 15696834]