About the Show

Successful physicians have many of the same skills they need to become a successful entrepreneur; often, they simply lack any business training. Each week join John, one of the nation’s leading medical entrepreneurs, as he interviews other physicians who have successfully started a business that has helped them secure their future by creating alternative sources of income and opportunities. If you’re ready to capitalize on your medical background to achieve your entrepreneurial vision this is the podcast for you, Entrepreneur Rx with John Shufeldt.

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John Shufeldt MD, JD, MBA, FACEP

John received his BA from Drake and his MD from the Rosalind Franklin.  He completed his Emergency Medicine Residency at Christ Hospital where he was Chief Resident. John received his MBA in 1995, and his JD in 2005, both from ASU. In 2015, he completed his Six Sigma Black Belt from the Fulton School of Engineering. In 2019 he completed a certificate program in Artificial Intelligence at MIT. He founded NextCare Inc. in 1993 as well as numerous other health and non-health care businesses. He is the business manager and one of the founding partners of Empower Emergency Physicians and continues to practice emergency medicine.  In 2010, John founded MeMD. MeMD is used by more than 500 providers in 50 states to virtually treat patients on-demand. MeMD sold to Walmart in June, 2021. In 2015, John founded Tribal EM, an emergency medicine staffing and management company dedicated to improving the delivery of healthcare for Indigenous People.  He has authored 12 books on business, personal growth, leadership, and urgent care medicine and management.

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