Category Archives: Engaging in the World

Engaging in the World

Restoring a Sense of Belonging: The Unsung Importance of Casual Relationships

Editor’s note: The relevance of superficial, temporary, random social connections to patient engagement may at first seem like a stretch. But all it took was a glance at the title and subtitle  to trigger memories of visiting my father in assisted living, rehab and memory care communities. Taking the time and care to exchange greetings […]


Judith Graham Judith Graham writes the Navigating Aging series for Kaiser Health News, which focuses on medical issues and advice associated with aging and end-of-life care, helping America’s 45 million seniors and their families navigate the health care system. To contact Judith Graham with a question or comment, click here.

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