Blog

This is my blog where I write about caregiving, medical decision making, women’s health/wellness, shared medical decisions, end-of-life care, and palliative care.

10 Misunderstandings about Health Care

In the on-going and ever fervent debate about health care in America, we want to share what we perceive to be some important misunderstandings Americans have about it. While the Affordable Care Act will allow more people to have access...

/ September 28, 2012

Mapping Your End of Life Choices

Your lawyer shouldn’t be writing a medical contract any more than you’d want your doctor to write a legal contract.

/ June 18, 2012
Emergency Room

It’s Time to Rethink the Role of Emergency Rooms

When emergency care is not appropriate, patients pay a premium and do not get the care they need.

/ May 17, 2010