Meet Stephen (Steve) Sherick, MD, FACEP

Innova Founder Stephen Sherick, MD

Down-to-earth and personable, Steve believes that emergency medicine is as much about building relationships and serving the community as it is about providing leading-edge care and processes.

The beauty is, Steve brings both to his clients through Innova.

A native son of Colorado, Steve offers a unique set of skills and experience to his hospitals – from leadership and policy development experience with some of the nation’s top medical associations, to cutting-edge knowledge of acute care practices and patient engagement, to a life-long commitment to community service in Colorado.

Hometown:
  • Born and raised near Hygiene, Colorado
  • Has lived in towns from Breckenridge to Boulder
  • Currently lives in Denver, Colorado
Board certified:

Emergency Medicine

Select leadership roles:
  • Medical Director at Mt. San Rafael Hospital Emergency Department
  • National Chair Elect for the AMA Young Physician Section
  • Board of Directors Member for the Colorado Medical Society
  • Board of Directors Member for the Denver Medical Society
  • Committee Member on the American College of Emergency Physicians (ACEP) Federal Government Affairs Committee
  • Committee Member on the ACEP State Government Affairs Committee
  • Graduate of the ACEP Director’s Academy Phase 1
  • Adjunct Faculty Member for the University of Colorado School of Medicine
  • Adjunct Faculty Member for the Rocky Vista Osteopathic School of Medicine
Residency:

Oregon Health and Science University Department of Emergency Medicine

  • Developed a curriculum for improving patient satisfaction and customer service metrics, which he taught to residents and faculty
  • Honored as the top teaching resident
  • Served as the National Vice Chair of the AMA Resident and Fellow Section
Medical school:

University of Colorado School of Medicine

  • Served as Student Body President
  • Served as the National Vice Chair of the American Medical Association (AMA) Medical Student Section
Mentoring of future providers:

Serves as a mentor for medical students and nurse practitioners from the:

  • University of Colorado School of Medicine
  • Rocky Vista Osteopathic School of Medicine
  • Regis School of Nursing / Nurse Practitioner Program

This is a great recruiting tool for our hospitals!

Select community involvement:
  • Mt. San Rafael Hospital Foundation
  • Goodwill of Denver
  • Minds Matter of Denver
  • Denver Broncos charities
  • Camp Wapiyapi (camp for children with cancer)
  • Brent’s Place (home for children living with cancer)
  • Former volunteer fire fighter

Steve Is Always Just a Phone Call or Email Away

Take the first step in elevating your emergency department. Reach out to Steve today.