Jeffrey E. Sterling, MD, MPH, FACEP is a national leader in community-based medicine, healthcare, and public health. He serves as president and CEO of Sterling Initiatives (SI), a healthcare consulting and implementation firm assisting entities in incorporating best practices.

SI has assisted health systems, health plans, and state governments, and medical practices in three dozen states nationally. SI has gained particular notoriety for its work in creating “Centers of Excellence” among hospitals and other healthcare entities.

Jeffrey Sterling, MD, CEO of Sterling Initiatives, Speaker, and Author

With the knowledge and experience of an MD, a consultant, a professional speaker, and an author, Jeffrey Sterling is a force in the healthcare industry. When you book Dr. Sterling for your next event, you will provide an unforgettable experience for attendees.

Jeffrey Sterling is the author of multiple books, including There are 72 Hours in a Day – an excellent resource for those who want to maximize their time and get more productivity out of each and every day. Dr. Sterling’s books cover a range of topics from productivity to the medical field.

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Jeffrey Sterling MD, CEO of Sterling Initiatives

Sterling Initiatives Consulting

Sterling Initiatives is an international healthcare consulting firm.

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Sterling Medical Advice & SMA Talk

SMA and SMA-TALK are telemedicine options that provides health information and advice on demand, 24/7!

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SI Medical Supply

SI Medical Supply offers a comprehensive line of equipment, supplies, and devices within the US and around the world.

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Jeffrey E. Sterling, MD Endowment Fund

The Jeffrey E. Sterling MD Endowment Fund was established in 1991 and provides annual scholarships to premedical students.

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SI-STEMS is an emergency medicine contract management staffing, consulting and implementation company.

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“Life is meant to be lived & enjoyed, best done by making educated decisions in advance of bad things happening.”

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72 Hours Life Community

Reach your highest and best potential. Join the community!

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72 Hours, 72 Hours Workbook

If you have ever wanted to get more out of your day, this is the book for you. Filled with accessible tips and tricks for maximizing your time, The 72 Hours in a Day Workbook makes it easy to be the productive, prolific person you’ve always wished you were!

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Managing a Healthy Work-Life Balance

By Jeffrey Sterling, MD May 23, 2019

Introduction Managing a Healthy Work-Life Balance Straight, No Chaser welcomes L

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Managing a Healthy Work-Life Balance

By Jeffrey Sterling, MD

Introduction Managing a Healthy Work-Life Balance Straight, No Chaser welcomes L

National Asthma Awareness Month

By Jeffrey Sterling, MD

Introduction It’s National Asthma and Allergy Awareness Month! Let’s

The Benefits of Our International Healthcare Consulting Services

By Sean Clark

As a healthcare institution, you’re always looking for better ways to serve yo

It’s National Women’s Health Week. Get Healthy!

By Jeffrey Sterling, MD

Introduction It’s National Women’s Health Week! The life expectancy data