medical social worker

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Noun1.medical social worker - an official in a British hospital who looks after the social and material needs of the patientsmedical social worker - an official in a British hospital who looks after the social and material needs of the patients
caseworker, social worker, welfare worker - someone employed to provide social services (especially to the disadvantaged)
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Durga Jha, Medical Social worker (CANKIDS) and Mr Sujit Majumdar, outpatient department attendant, who made the entire process very smooth.
[3.] Medical Social Worker, Department of Psychiatry, Jawaharlal Nehru Institute of Medical Sciences, Porompat, Imphal.
In fact, most professionals are unfamiliar with the rich variety of services provided by medical social workers (Frost, Robinson, &Anning, 2005).
He is actually in NMCP right now and the medical social worker directed me to this site.
John Hospital, two nurse practitioners, a physician, a medical social worker, and a chaplain help with symptom management, discharge planning, advance directives, and other issues, such as spiritual and emotional needs.
Thomas' as a lady almoner, as the medical social worker was called in those days.
On July 5, 1948, Dr Richard Scott sets up a general medical practice with a nurse, medical assistant, medical social worker and dentist to serve the local community and meet research and teaching needs of Edinburgh University.
A medical social worker is also on staff to help connect veterans to social services and local organizations that they may benefit from.
Written by medical social worker Nancy Pearce, Inside Alzheimer's: How to Hear and Honor Connections With A Person Who Has Dementia is an uplifting guide for anyone whose friends or loved ones suffer from various stages of dementia.
Yolanda had been a medical social worker for a county clinic.
The program, launched in 2005, includes a pediatrician, internist, nurse-coordinator, unit manager, and medical social worker.
Manoguerra is a second career student after some 14 years as a medical social worker. She has carried a 4.0 GPA and volunteered for numerous community projects.

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