This week’s episode of Entrepreneur RX features a conversation between John Shufeldt and Dr. Nisha Mehta, a radiologist and the founder of Physician Side Gigs. Nisha is an international speaker and writer specializing in physician advocacy and addressing physician burnout. She is the founder of two online physician community groups reaching more than 100,000 physicians. Nisha discusses the inspiration for her popular Facebook group, how side gigs helps with physician burnout, and the long term impact of COVID-19 on healthcare workers around the globe.
Connect with Nisha online at nishamehtamd.com and follow her on Twitter. You can also find the Physician Side Gigs group on Facebook.
About Nisha Mehta:
Dr. Mehta is a radiologist, keynote speaker, physician community builder, and physician advocate. Her missions include addressing the physician burnout epidemic through physician empowerment and cultural change in medicine, as well as increasing business and financial literacy amongst physicians in order to promote career longevity and career satisfaction. She has built online communities of over 120,000 verified physician members where these topics are routinely discussed. Her work has been featured in numerous international media outlets, including Forbes, CNN, the Washington Post, Bloomberg, and PBS NewsHour. She was named a 2020 Top Voice in Healthcare by LinkedIn, and has led grassroots physician efforts to fight for legislation on behalf of healthcare workers and patients. She lives and works in Charlotte, NC with her husband, who is a plastic surgeon, and her two sons.
Hosted By: John Shufeldt