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.

Medicare and End-of-Life Planning

Over at TIME magazine I explain why Medicare paying doctors for end-of-life planning now is a good first step, but much more is needed. As ...

/ November 10, 2015
Tom and Jennifer Brokaw at Chautauqua Instititution

Patient Advocacy and Advance Care Planning

Tom and Jennifer Brokaw speak at the Chautauqua Institution about their experiences navigating the health care system as father and daughter, patient and advocate after Tom was diagnosed with multiple myeloma.

/ July 29, 2015

A Lucky Life, Interrupted…

My Dad, Tom Brokaw, is publishing his 5th book this week: A Lucky Life Interrupted. This book was written during the year he was getting ...

/ May 7, 2015