For 20 years, Dr. Bill Thomas, a Harvard-trained geriatrician, has worked to improve the way nursing home care is delivered. He has encouraged caregivers to treat “residents” as people who need care, not just patients who need treatment.
In recognition of the upcoming holiday Dr. Bill Thomas and Nate Silas Richardson discuss the concept of independence. What does it really mean to live well with independence? Dr. Bill and Nate also answer an audience question.
Nate and Dr. Bill Thomas discuss the concept of cognitive prosthetics. and how they take advantage of this while performing on stage. Dr. Bill explains the ways we are already using a sort of cognitive prosthetics in our own lives.
Dr. Bill Thomas and Nate Silas Richardson present a behind-the-scenes look at the Age of Disruption Tour’s time in the Mid-Atlantic region. The team discusses a near-catastrophe from Richmond, VA and answers 2 audience questions.