December 14, 2014

Why I became a nurse

People often ask me why I became a nurse. My answer always relates to one of my earliest experiences as a hospital chaplain. On that day, I stood at […]
August 25, 2013

Barb’s out-of-body experience

Not long ago, a patient (`who we shall call Barb) reported an out-of-body experience. Her story is heartbreaking. She was admitted to the hospital nearly one […]
June 7, 2013

“Dov, I want you to officiate at my funeral.”

This was the only request that Dr. A. had of me after her diagnosis with stage IV breast cancer. The story was devastating: discovery of a […]