November 30, 2022

Dear Patients and PFMC Staff,

I regret to inform you that I have taken a new position in Port Townsend. My last day at PFMC will be December 30, 2022.

Over the next few weeks, I will be available to help transition care to current providers at PFMC. I have no concerns that the care you have received at PFMC will continue to be outstanding. It has been my pleasure to be part of your care.

I would like to thank the PFMC partners and staff for sharing this great experience over the last year.


Samuel Shirk, M.D.

Medicare / Med Advantage

Please join Kari, Lori and Melinda from our billing department for guidance on navigating the open enrollment period and general information on Medicare and Med Advantage plans.

Included with membership!

Wednesday, October 4, 2023 5:30 – 6:30 PM
PFMC Lobby (Suite 220)

Feel free to bring a list of questions you have for our billing deparment.

See you there!

Dr. Shirk's letter to his patients

November 30, 2022

Dear Patient,

Peninsula Family Medical center would like to inform you that Dr. Samuel Shirk will be leaving Peninsula Family Medical Center for a job in Port Townsend. We wish him all the best. His last day at Peninsula Family Medical Center will be 12/30/2022. Peninsula Family Medical Center will continue to care for your needs. We would like to assist you in transitioning your medical care to one of our other providers. Please contact our office to make an appointment at your earliest convenience.

Thank you for trusting us with your medical care.


Joan Halley DO, Jennifer Smith MD, Vincent Leverett MD, Erin Dodge MD

PFMC letter to the patients of Dr. Shirk

Peninsula Family Medical Center Quarterly Seminar – October 4, 2023