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The Clatter of the Hospital Room It rattles us that there is too much noise and too little silence in our society. Of course we live in New York City, a wild and raucous place where jack-hammers are tearing up the streets for new p…
Over ten percent of the population- thirty-three million Americans- is now sixty-five and older Over ten percent of the population- thirty-three million Americans- is now sixty-five and older
A Prayer for Those Who Have Lost Loved Ones on Account of Hospital Mistakes Great Heart of Love, we pray that all those who work in hospitals may be attentive to their work and aware of how little mistakes can lead to catastrophic consequences. Fact: About 440,000 peopl…
Nurses in the Making “I put the flowers that Linda's family sent at the nurse's station. Before Linda died, I had come to talk with her, her husband, and their two adult sons. I did that every Saturday for three mo…
The God Committee A provocative drama about the ethical questions involved in choosing an organ transplant recipient.
Death was right there in the room with me Death was right there in the room with me
Modern Death An enlightening book by a doctor with a sturdy grasp of the issues around death and dying.
The Farewell Party An Israeli dramedy about euthanasia
Making Rounds A healing and helpful medical documentary with fresh insights on the importance of the patient-physician relationship.
The Arts of Contemplative Care A momentous collection of essays on Buddhist approaches to caregiving in various settings.