Clear Surgical Mask

Revolutionizing health care and putting a premium on clearer communication The Communicator™ This Patented, FDA-registered device meets ASTM Level 1 surgical mask standards with the added benefit of a fog-resistant clear window for improved communication.  Supported by Interpreters, Doctors, Nurses, Dentists, Hygienists, Orthodontists, and other Health Professionals seeking clearer communication and exceptional protection. The Communicator mask designed and produced by Safe’N’Clear, is designed to serve as an innovative and affordable protective device for health care professionals and consumers who desire clear communication while wearing protective gear.…

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Lessons on Living From My 106-Year-Old Aunt Doris
Portrait of elderly woman. Closeup view.

Lessons on Living From My 106-Year-Old Aunt Doris

Love, meaningfulness and the power of connection don’t stop just because we get old. By Barry Eisenberg. NYTimes  May 22, 2019 My Aunt Doris recently passed away, exactly two weeks before her birthday. She would have been 107. I have been involved in health care for my entire professional life, as a hospital executive, consultant, and professor of health care management. But the time spent with my aunt at the end of her life taught me more about living and dying than all…

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Lethal Plans: When Seniors Turn To Suicide In Long-Term Care

(Excerpted from:)A six-month investigation by KHN and PBS NewsHour finds that older Americans are quietly killing themselves in nursing homes, assisted living centers and adult care homes. by Melissa Bailey and JoNel Alecca  April 9, 2019 When Larry Anders moved into the Bay at Burlington nursing home in late 2017, he wasn’t supposed to be there long. At 77, the stoic Wisconsin machinist had just endured the death of his wife of 51 years and a grim new diagnosis: throat cancer, stage…

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Update on Social Security/Tax Reforms and Itemized Deductions

                                                               Tax reform brought significant changes to itemized deductions Tax law changes in the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act affect almost everyone who itemized deductions on tax returns they filed in previous years.. One of these changes is that TCJA nearly doubled the standard deduction for most taxpayers. This means that many…

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