Social Work

Social Worker

Compassionate, caring and supportive 

The Social Work Department at Southwest General Hospital offers comprehensive, compassionate and caring assistance and support for patients coping with difficulties or adversity.  

Our services include:

  • Helping patients and family members cope with chronic health changes
  • Locating community services
  • Managing caregiver stress or daily activities
  • Relocation to nursing homes or assisted living facilities
  • Help in dealing with concerns for aging relatives
  • Evaluations of individuals for appropriate services
  • Adjustment to illness counseling
  • Long-range planning with respect to:
  • Advanced directives
  • Resource information
  • Referrals
  • Consultation
  • Community education and group programs 

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