Help Yourself to Safer Healthcare

HELP YOURSELF TO SAFER HEALTHCARE Health care has become one of the hottest – and most frustrating – topics in the US today. At the same time, preventable medical error is reported to be the third leading cause of death in the US. Most of us get no...

Harvard Business School Issues “Call to Action” to US Businesses: Providing Workplace Support for Caregivers Helps Companies Manage the “Talent Pipeline” for a Competitive Advantage.

According to a Harvard Business School report released last month American companies are facing a caregiving crisis — they just refuse to acknowledge it. … Many employers remain strangely unaware of the magnitude and impact of the changing demographics of care and...

Savoring the Season

Year-end is a special time to gather with family and friends, review the past year and prepare for the one ahead.  Square One’s first year was very exciting; I talked to numerous community groups about elder and health advocacy: what it is, why it’s important, and how...