Tricks Hospitals Play, and How To Stop Them

Lee Mowatt is a remarkably positive man, with lots of energy, who is the creator and host of a website promoting the wisdom mature adults can take from the journey of their lives, and become better because of their actions. Here is Lee’s website’s link: http://innergameofaging.com/ Lee heard from many of his listeners that they wanted to hear […]

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To the Top Brass at Medical Insurance Companies and Hospital Administration, This One’s for You

The last words of Steve Jobs – I have come to the pinnacle of success in business. In the eyes of others, my life has been the symbol of success. However, apart from work, I have little joy. Finally, my wealth is simply a fact to which I am accustomed. At this time, lying on […]

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Lisa’s New and Improved APHA Listing Unveiled

The Alliance of Professional Health Advocates (APHA) is now listing SOUL SHERPA’s (R) updated contact information, including photographs and our logo. Lisa Berry Blackstock Serving: Offices in California and NevadaSOUL SHERPA provides all aspects of patient healthcare advocacy to clients from the wealthy to the needy, throughout the United States and with offices based in […]

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Finally, Our Commercial Is Scheduled for Airing!

We’re happy to announce our public television commercial has been scheduled for airing on stations in Los Angeles, San Francisco, and New York City.  Between November 17 through 30, Crown Media (owner of the Hallmark channel) will air our patient advocacy and life care planning commercial 50 times as a prelude to our educational segment, […]

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New: SOUL SHERPA PATIENT ADVOCACY Channel on YouTube!

Soul Sherpa® is proud to announce the launch of our own channel on YouTube!  Visit www.youtube.com and enter SOUL SHERPA® PATIENT ADVOCACY in the search box.  We already have seven videos featuring clients and some of their physicians, along with Lisa and her neurosurgeon, Wesley A. King, M.D., who performed life-saving brain surgery on her […]

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Lisa’s Turn: Henry’s Going Strong at 101; What Are His Secrets?

Finding myself in the midst of holiday madness, I must force myself to step back and take in the incredible year that 2013 has been.  Patient advocacy is growing.  My special client, Henry, turned 101, and is showing no signs of slowing down.  In fact, he’s continuing to gain strength by staying committed to his […]

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Lisa’s Turn: Before Major Surgery, Think After-Care Through

I was surprised to discover a physician advising a new client this week, who is preparing for major surgery, not to be “prematurely concerned with her after-care once released from the hospital.”  His words left me astounded.  Isn’t it better to plan for the worst and hope for the best instead of the other way around?  […]

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Lamar Odom, Here’s My 101 Year-Old Advice for You

I’m a big sports fan, Lamar.  Anyone who reads my blog knows it.  Football, basketball, baseball.  That’s just the beginning.  Add golf, bowling, horseshoes.  You get the idea.  I used to follow you in the sports page.  Now I hear you’re in the gossip section.  I don’t like it one bit.  I want you to get back where […]

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SOUL SHERPA Workshops = Healthcare Education & Security

We all know it’s coming, the supposed overhaul of our nation’s healthcare system.  The overhaul that will finally allow all Americans access to affordable and universal coverage.  It sounds like a heavenly concept.  SOUL SHERPA® wants to believe it’s true, but is hesitant because it’s seen some contradictory information before open enrollment even begins on October 1st. In […]

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Lisa’s Turn: Henry Decides A Vacation At 101 Is A Good Idea

How is it possible that a 101 year-old can pull luggage through LAX, board a flight without the help of a wheelchair, and enjoy some time at Lake Tahoe, 6,000 feet high? Ask Henry.  He just did it!  No complications at all. We were careful to check with his internist prior to departure, who, after examining […]

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