In The News: House Calls Go High Tech

Doctor's house calls have gone hi-tech. Hundreds of thousands of patients across the United States are now seeing their doctor online. One estimate shows about 400,000 consumers used online medical services last year. Pam Ragland...

Founder of MeMD Puts MBA to Work in Health Care

John Shufeldt is a man with plenty of letters attached to his name: MD, JD, FACEP, MBA; each playing an intricate role to form the businessman and entrepreneur he is today. Shufeldt has...
workplace illness

5 questions about workplace illness

Dr. John Shufeldt | CEO MeMD, LLC Is there a difference between people who don't feel well and think they can work, and those who can't? The difference is probably simply a person's tolerance to adversity...
Why Your Company Needs a Virtual Doctor | Inc. Magazine

Why Your Company Needs a Virtual Doctor

By Jennifer Alsever | Inc. magazine. MeMD was featured in this month's Inc. Magazine. "Telemedicine isn't a new concept, but it has traditionally been reserved for people living in secluded areas of the country where...

Skip the Waiting Room: Hop Online to See the Doctor

By Donna Fuscaldo, FOX Business. Whether it's a common cold or a persistent cough, millions of Americans are needlessly flooding urgent care centers and emergency rooms when they get sick. For a fraction of...

Quick-care medical clinic models grow

Premium content from Portland Business Journal by Andy Giegerich, Business Journal staff writer ZoomCare's newest health clinic, in downtown Portland's Standard Insurance Building, opened its doors for the first time at 9 a.m. Wednesday. By 9:30...

Florida Urgent Care Center Provides Online Doctor Visits

Pembroke Pines, Fla. - With life moving at warp speed, there is no time to be sick. If you get sick, you need to get better as quickly as possible. Good luck scheduling a...

Telemedicine: A Prescription For Lower Health-Care Costs?

Like its small business clients, Payroll Experts struggles with the ever-rising price of employee health insurance. The Scottsdale, Ariz., company also knows how much its productivity dips when one of its 21 staffers gets...

Hey, Doc, Let’s Skype!

You're home alone with your toddler and your 5-year-old. You trip over your son's truck and bust your lip. You're pretty sure it doesn't need stitches, but you hate taking a chance. You also...

Go Online, Visit the Doctor

Sarah Jacobs reports on MeMD, a healthcare solution that brings the doctor to you - online: Imagine logging on to talk with a physician over your lunch break, instead of taking 2-3 hours...

MeMD Aims to Lower Employers’ On-Demand Healthcare Costs

Many people who visit the emergency room need something less urgent and even simple: advice, direction, an antibiotic or refill. John Shufeldt, M.D., has seen this in practicing emergency medicine and over the course...

You can see the doctor now, online

If any of the employees of Goodmans Interior Structures office get sick, they won't need to call their primary care doctor, make an appointment, or spend time in the waiting room reading out-of-date magazines.

AZ Doctor Creates Business where Medical Care Meets Webcam

SCOTTSDALE, AZ (CBS5) - When you feel like garbage, the last thing you want to do is spend hours sitting in the emergency room. If you have a web camera, you can meet with your...

MeMD Telehealth Enhances Wellness Benefits for Office Furniture Company

Phoenix - MeMD, an online health care provider, recently inked a deal with Goodmans Interior Structures, a leader in workspace solutions, to expand its employee health and wellness program. Now, Goodmans employees have access...

Using Technology To Reduce Sick Leave and Employee Absenteeism

Do you get frustrated with your workers who take sick leaves too often? Do you find it difficult to track employee attendance? Do you know what all of these sick days really cost your...

See the doctor without leaving home

Tired of being sick, but even more tired of waiting around to see a doctor? If this sounds like you, then you might want to check why so many Valley people are turning to...

Entrepreneur Physician’s Many Hats

When John Shufeldt, MD, JD, MBA, FACEP, was 4 years old he had a book called The Physician. He couldn't read it, but he looked at all the pictures and knew even then that...

Doctors Say Flu Diagnosis is Only a Click Away with New Technology

The season of influenza is near and statistics show that the flu is most common in college students. A vision from a group of doctors that has spread amongst the valley in which to...

KFNX Radio Interview

Background Information Carol Blonder Carol Blonder hosts the News Talk radio show at KFNX radio station Ian Vasquez Ian Vasquez is the chief operating officer at Scottsdale, AZ-based MeMD. Carol spoke with Ian about MeMD's revolutionary healthcare...

Point. Click. Cure

KPIX 02/07/2012: Do you ever put off going to the doctor because it's a hassle or it's too expensive? Well, now you can see a real MD and get a prescription - all from...