Happy 50th Anniversary Medicare & Medicaid

Fifty years ago this week, President Lyndon B. Johnson signed legislation that established Medicare and Medicaid to protect the health and well-being of millions of Americans and improve the economic security of our nation. Recently, Medicare proposed a new rule that would reimburse doctors for discussing advance care options with people. While such a policy […]

The Taxi

Imagine flagging down a taxi in the middle of New York City, getting in, and suddenly losing the ability to speak, sign or point to a map. How would the driver know where to take you? Would he try to contact one of your friends or family members to receive directions? Would he just drive […]