Medical Social Services

The Golden Years Homecare Specialist II Medical Social Services

Focus of Care: Emotional Support for the Patient and Family

Professionals Involved: Medical Social Workers and Case Managers

Inclusive Services:

  • Hospital Discharge Arrangements in Behalf of Client/Patient
  • Family Counseling or Group Counseling
  • Coordination of Follow-Up Medical Check-Ups or Treatment
  • Placement Assistance in a Nursing Home or Care Facility
  • Psychosocial Assessments
  • Supportive Case Work
  • Inpatient and Outpatient Care Arrangements
  • Facilitating Advance Directives (Living Will or Power of Attorney)
  • Community Resource Planning
  • Plan of Care Development
  • Providing Guidance on Healthcare Policy
  • Alternative Living Arrangements