Social Workers and the Coronavirus Pandemic Social workers may not be the ones interviewed or the subject of headlines but make no mistake, if it is on the 6:00 pm world news, social workers are already well aware of emerging healthcare crises.
Category: Case Management
The social worker can provide a client with direct advocacy services by helping them speak up for their rights.
“Social work practice consists of the professional application of social work values, principles, and techniques to one or more of the following ends: helping people obtain tangible services; counseling and psychotherapy with individuals, families, and groups; helping communities or groups provide or improve social and health services, and participation in legislative processes.
“Social work is a profession concerned with helping individuals, families, groups, and communities to enhance their individual and collective well-being.
As a Case Management Supervisor, you’ll be responsible for the many aspects of case management within your medical unit, including care coordination, utilization review, discharge planning and weekend supervisor responsibilities.
If you’re a case manager, you know firsthand how busy and hectic the job can be at times. Between being on your feet all day to working multiple shifts, it’s easy to feel burned out.
In an effort to provide on-going recognition of our clinicians, one AMN Healthcare clinician will be presented with the DAISY Award® For Extraordinary Nurses every quarter.
Use of Radio-frequency Identification (RFID) System Surveillance to Document Attending Physician Arrival to Trauma Activations Susan Schmunk, CSTR, CAISS A recent article published in Trauma Performance Improvement outlines the use of RFID chips in a New York Hospital to improve documentation and in turn determine compliance with the American College of Surgeon (ACS) guidelines …
Why Communication is Essential for Acute Care Case Managers It’s hard to find a healthcare concentration that requires as much communication as acute care case management.