Category: Social Work

Nov
13
2013
11.13 Blog

Did you know that November is Family Caregivers Month? There are 42 million family caregivers in the U.S which provide 80% of long term care to chronically ill and disabled … More…

Jun
26
2013
lupus pregnancy 610

On May 14, Hospital for Special Surgery and the S.L.E. Lupus Foundation hosted a Facebook chat on Lupus and General Health. Participants asked more than 160 questions, but our room full of experts … More…

Mar
25
2013

Social Work Role in Orthopedics and Rheumatology

by Berenice Adams and Emily Dorfman
social worker talking to patient

Social workers are integral members of the health care team, working closely with doctors, nurses, nutritionists, physical therapists and other professionals to care for the whole person. We work with … More…