Our video series “The Confident Patient in a New World” explores conversations with medical professionals and health experts about the challenges of patients and their caregivers, given the complex and evolving ecosystem of healthcare.

Learn interior design tips from Leslie Stern, owner of Leslie M. Stern Design, to make a home ‘barrier free’ for all, whether you’re recovering from surgery, making adjustments for older adults, or accommodating a child with special needs. As a professional interior designer, Leslie combines her knowledge and skills to help clients prepare their homes so they can stay there as long as possible. She reviews everything from types flooring (no carpet or shiny floors!), to bathroom accessibility, to laundry rooms, to incorporating flashing lights to alert home owners of a visitor or caller.