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A 30-year-old female asked:

hello doctors. since my father's in the hospital for having a mini stroke, my stepmom said that a social worker came to talk to her. why would that be?

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Dr. Silviu Pasniciuc
Internal Medicine 27 years experience
Standard procedure: Automatic referral in trying to identify further needs at home, start discharge planning and discussions. Make sure you connect with social services prior to discharge if you have any concerns about your dad's care.

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