Dameron Hospital offers medical social workers and discharge planners who are available to assist you and your family with any psychosocial and/or discharge planning needs which may arise as a result of your illness or disability.
The social worker or discharge planner is available to help you obtain necessary equipment, financial assistance, in-home care, home health services or transportation. The social workers or discharge planners can also assist you, your family and your physician in arranging for rehabilitation placements and long-term care, should these services be beneficial to your recovery.
Patients will be visited within one day of admission by a member of the Social Service Department. Social services are available after hours and on weekends for your convenience.