Medical Social Worker

Medical social workers assess the psychosocial functioning of patients and families and intervene as necessary.

  • Education regarding alternative living arrangements
  • Case management
  • Advance directives (Power of Attorney for Health Care or Living Will)
  • Community resource planning and coordination
  • Crisis intervention
  • Financial assessment
  • Counseling with life-style changes
  • Teaching regarding coping with loss and change
  • Grief counseling
  • Life Coaching