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.

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

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