All posts by Jennifer Brokaw

Dr. Jennifer Brokaw worked for fourteen years as a board-certified emergency physician before becoming a private consultant, patient advocate, writer, and speaker on the topics of end-of-life planning, medical decision-making and medical advocacy.

The Poetry of Grief

Being at the late end of middle age, I've found that turning to poetry has helped me sort through events of the world and my ...

/ October 24, 2017

In Remembrance of Newtown

This article was originally published on my old website in 2013....I have decided to re-publish for obvious reasons.  Just after finishing my residency in Emergency ...

/ October 2, 2017
Medicaid

Medicaid Helps Seniors and Their Caregivers

Republicans are still trying to figure out how to repeal the Affordable Care Act. Many hope to phase out Medicaid, which covers poor women and ...

/ September 28, 2017