• Healthcare Social Workers
  • Human Services
  • Healthcare social workers help people solve and cope with problems related to health challenges.

    What do they typically do

    • Identify people who need help
    • Assess clients' needs, situations, strengths, and support networks to help determine their goals
    • Develop plans to improve clients' well-being
    • Help clients adjust to health changes and challenges in their lives
    • Research and refer clients to community resources related to health care, including government agencies
    • Respond to crisis situations such as patient abuse
    • Advocate for and help clients get resources to improve their well-being
    • Follow up with clients to ensure that their situations have improved

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