Michael Rushnak


Michael retired frpm decades as a physician to follow his passion of penning medical mystery thriller novels that entertain and engage the reader in thrilling cliffhangers. His first novel--TERMINAL NEGLECT was endorsed by NY Times best selling author, Michael Palmer, as "one of the very best medical thrillers I have read, not recently, EVER!"

In his 2nd medical thriller--THE SAVIOR VACCINE--several of the main characters from TERMINAL NEGLECT return to take a life saving stab at unlocking the deadly mystery of the "savior vaccine." An early endorsement from Michael Balkind, whose books have been endorsed by James Patterson and Clive Cussler-- “Nuclear attacks, a potentially lethal vaccine, cover-ups, corruption and revenge. THE SAVIOR VACCINE captivates and intrigues - A medical thriller with more twists than a small intestine.”

THE HEALTH CLUB MYSTERIES fictional trilogy--concluded the summer of 2012 with the publication of the psychological medical thriller DENIED.

Where to find Michael Rushnak online

Where to buy in print


The Savior Vaccine
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 169,830. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
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Surgeon General, Dr. Jonathan Rogers, meets a world renowned scientist, Dr. Hussein Nasters, who claims to have developed a vaccine that will prevent radiation induced diseases. Rogers, while evaluating the safety of this blockbuster discovery called NeoBloc, uncovers the truth about the savior vaccine. As the deaths mount from the nuclear radiation, will NeoBloc be the savior of America?
Terminal Neglect
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 99,690. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
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A pharmaceutical "whistleblower" is murdered. Within hours, Health Commissioner, Dr. Jonathan Rogers is shot after interviewing with the President of the United States for the position of Surgeon General. Rogers awakens from surgery with a shocking medical finding and soon discovers that he's been targeted by a sinister cult known, inexplicably, as The Health Club. Who will be next to die?