Meet Our Team
David Scher, MD
Why do we do what we do?
Health literacy is a $238 billion problem.
81% of patients age 60 and older at a public hospital could not read or understand basic material. – Williams
Chronic Disease Patients
People with limited health literacy skills are more likely to have chronic conditions and are less able to manage them effectively. – Institute of Medicine
1 in 5 patients go home to a family that speaks a language other than English. – US Census Bureau