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How should I supplement my caregiving with a social worker?
4 doctors weighed in

Dr. Kathleen Cullen
Internal Medicine
2 doctors agree
In brief: A benefit
A social worker can help you connect with nurses, physical and occupational therapists, and other social helpers like meals on wheels.
For end of life issues hospice may need to get involved.

In brief: A benefit
A social worker can help you connect with nurses, physical and occupational therapists, and other social helpers like meals on wheels.
For end of life issues hospice may need to get involved.
Dr. Kathleen Cullen
Dr. Kathleen Cullen
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Dr. Pedro Hernandez
Internal Medicine - Geriatrics
1 doctor agrees
In brief: They are resourceful
Social workers may know about the resources available in the community.
If you don't have coverage of some services (by insurance ) may be there is a non for profit organization that may help or help to apply with the government for social benefits.

In brief: They are resourceful
Social workers may know about the resources available in the community.
If you don't have coverage of some services (by insurance ) may be there is a non for profit organization that may help or help to apply with the government for social benefits.
Dr. Pedro Hernandez
Dr. Pedro Hernandez
Thank
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