3-31: Talking about Stand Up for Seniors-Senior Day at the Capitol April 9th!

This week on The Rise & Thrive OSJ Radio¬†Hour¬†‚Ä®Saturdays¬†9:05 a.m.¬†on The Eagle, KZLS 1640AM or listen in on the OSJ app and website ‚ÄúHome Page‚ÄĚ anytime!¬†
Guest in the OSJ Radio Studio are (l to r) Paula Porter of WovenLife & Mary Brinkley with Leading Age OK talking about Stand Up for Seniors, Senior Day at the Capitol!

Paula Porter serves as President & CEO of WovenLife, a nonprofit dedicated to empowering people of all ages and abilities to find hope and independence through compassionate care, education and support.  Porter oversees the adult, child, and therapy programs including the intergenerational Adult Day program.


Mary Brinkley is the Executive Director of Leading Age Oklahoma that represents not-for-profit providers of aging services across the continuum of care. Her work includes education, advocacy and regulatory compliance, all focused on the improving the quality care and services provided in the state

which will impact the quality of life for those served.


VIEW FLYER HERE and for more information on Senior Day and How you can get involved, Please Call: (405) 640-8040.

The only way to stop the cuts against our Seniors is to show up and speak out on: Senior Day ‚ÄstApril 9th, 9:30am¬†at the Oklahoma State Capitol, Be a Advocate and ‚Ķ ‚ÄúStand Up For Seniors‚ÄĚ!

Seniors, Advocates, Long Term Care  Professionals, and Concerned Oklahomans… You are invited to join us at the State Capitol for an important advocacy event. Be the voice for all seniors, including the frail elderly, the disabled, and for the future of aging services for all older Oklahomans. Groups can arrive starting at 9:30 a.m. and continue until 1 p.m.
The event will run from¬†10:00 a.m. ‚Äď 2 p.m.¬†at the State Capitol,¬†2300 N Lincoln Blvd., Oklahoma City, OK ¬†73105.
As groups arrive, they will be briefed on important senior issues and then go to visit Committee meetings and Legislative offices to meet with Legislators.

All attendees will receive a Stand Up for Seniors hat, a bag of information, refreshments, and an opportunity to Stand Up for Seniors who need our voices! Please let us know if your organization will be attending and an estimate of the number who will be in attendance.

Register to attend by going to: www.LeadingAgeOK.org/senior-day

ALSO IN STUDIO: Guest in the OSJ Radio Studio are (Left to Right) Terry and Patricia Rogers of Rogers Market Promotions talking about the 50-PLUS Better Living Expo, June 20th.

 Rogers Market Promotions are in the Studio talking all things 50-PLUS Better Living Expo which will be held June 20th from 10am to 3pm at the State Fair Grounds in the Centennial Building.  ** VENDOR OPPORTUNITY** NEW VENUE! Centennial Building @ State Fair Park- 3001 General Pershing Blvd, Oklahoma City, OK 73107
FREE Parking! FREE Shuttle Service from parking to door! FREE Admission!! Entertainment by Edgar Cruz !!
Door prizes! Informative Seminars! Floor plan, applications, exhibitor packages and sponsorships are all on the website along with last year’s video: www.rmpshows.com. Or View Flyer Here Call Terry or Kari at: (405) 605-2121

Higher Standard of Care with Sooner Home Health Care!

This week on The Rise & Thrive OSJ Radio¬†Hour¬†‚Ä®Saturdays¬†9:05 a.m.¬†on The Eagle, KZLS 1640AM or listen in on the OSJ app and website ‚ÄúHome Page‚ÄĚ anytime!¬†
Guest in the OSJ Radio Studio are Experts on Home Health Care; Brian Wilson R.PH & Kandy Milette, RN of Sooner Home Health Care.

Brian F. Wilson, R.Ph. is a registered pharmacist, and has more than 30 years of experience in diverse areas of the healthcare field, including retail and infusion pharmacy, nursing home, assisted living, home health, private duty, durable medical equipment, sleep diagnostics and hospice. He is the owner of Sooner Health Services, which provides home health services in the metro area and counties throughout Oklahoma. Brian also owns TenderCare Home Health, which serves Oklahomans in the Southeast quadrant of the state.

In addition, Brian established the first physician-led Accountable Care Organization based in Oklahoma… Access Care Oklahoma. This is helping independent physicians successfully meet the new requirements brought on with all the changes happening in healthcare.

Kandy Milette, RN is a registered nurse with more than 28 years of healthcare experience. Her positions have ranged from CNA in the nursing home to Home Health Surveyor for the State of Oklahoma. She has a passion for the elderly, coordination of care, medication reconciliation and wellness.

Sooner Home Health Care

PHONE: 866-676-1589 and web page is www.soonerhs.com

Did you know You Might Have an IRS Tax Credit … YOU Can Claim?!!

This week on The Rise & Thrive OSJ Radio ūüďĽ Hour¬†
Saturdays 9:05 a.m. on The Eagle, KZLS 1640AM or listen in on the OSJ app and website ‚ÄúHome Page‚ÄĚ anytime!¬†

Guests in studio are IRS reps (l to r above) Linda Evans, Sandy Stewart &  Antia Douglas

Anita Douglas is the Senior Stakeholder Liaisonfor the State of Oklahoma and is responsible for providing information about IRS policies, practices and procedures to ensure compliance with the tax laws.  She has been with Stakeholder Liaison РField for fourteen years.

Sandy Stewart, Case Advocate, started her IRS Career as a Revenue Officer in 2001. Sandy then found her calling to help people when she moved over to the Taxpayer Advocate Service (TAS) in 2007. Currently she is the On the Job instructor for the Oklahoma City TAS and is also a certified classroom instructor for all of TAS.

Linda Evans is a Senior Tax Consultant for the IRS Stakeholder Partnerships, Education and Communication.  She is responsible for assisting taxpayers in satisfying their tax responsibilities. Linda has been with the IRS for 32 years and in her current position for 17 years. Linda is a Veteran and served in the United States Marine Corps for two years.

Dr. Schrader Talks about Lupus Health Care – This week on Rise & Thrive with the OSJ Radio

This week on The Rise & Thrive OSJ Radio Hour 
Saturdays 9:05 a.m. on The Eagle, KZLS 1640AM or listen in on the OSJ app and website anytime! Guest in studio: Stuart Schrader, DO and founder of Crossway Medical Clinic

Stuart Schrader, DO is the founder of Crossway Medical Clinic. This clinic was a Passion and Brainchild of Dr. Schrader and in 2014, his Dream came to fruition. He practices in areas ranging from Internal Medicine, Pediatrics to Geriatric care, bringing personalized care to each patient. 
  With nine doctors under one roof at Crossway Medical Clinic that all work together as a team for each patient, receiving detailed care for your health is what we all want for our health care. 
  Crossway Medical Clinic also has partnered with the Lupus Foundation to launch the FIRST of its kind Lupus Institute to help meet the many needs of their Lupus patients under one roof!! That’s Fantastic РI say!



“Why I went from a Doctor to a Health Care Marketing Specialist”- Kevin Khoury joins us!

This week on The Rise & Thrive OSJ Radio ūüďĽ Hour
Saturdays 9:05 a.m. on The Eagle, KZLS 1640AM or listen in on the OSJ app and website ‚ÄúHome Page‚ÄĚ anytime!

Guest in studio: Kevin G Khoury, MD of Goldman Baxter Healthcare & Khoury Communications

Kevin G Khoury, MD of Goldman Baxter Healthcare & Khoury Communications has 31 years of Extensive experience in management of the healthcare and medical industry with experience in financial analysis, marketing sales and client relations. He has achieved leadership and organizational development with respect to New and emergent market opportunities. He is an accomplished Author and Professional Speaker along with has unique Entrepreneurship skills that took him from his original Medical degree as a Doctor to what he is doing today! khourycommuncations.com