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Social Work in Public Health and Hospitals
     

Social Work in Public Health and Hospitals

by Sharon Duca Palmer (Editor)
 

This title includes a number of Open Access chapters.

Social Work in Public Health and Hospitals explores a variety of issues related to social work in hospital settings as well as the public policy concerns that guide them. Topics discussed include hospital stays for the elderly, identifying postnatal depression during well-child visits,

Overview

This title includes a number of Open Access chapters.

Social Work in Public Health and Hospitals explores a variety of issues related to social work in hospital settings as well as the public policy concerns that guide them. Topics discussed include hospital stays for the elderly, identifying postnatal depression during well-child visits, breast-feeding and awareness of health recommendations, maternal health services in Nigeria, children living with parents with HIV and AIDS, patients’ rights in hospitals, harm reduction in hospitals, and more. The book also looks at public health services at rural and community clinics, at university hospitals, and at doctors’ offices.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781926692852
Publisher:
Apple Academic Press
Publication date:
04/15/2011
Pages:
348
Product dimensions:
6.70(w) x 9.60(h) x 1.10(d)

Meet the Author

Sharon Duca Palmer, CSW, LMSW, has worked in a variety of settings in her twenty-year career as a social worker. Since 1990, she has been a school social worker at the ACLD Kramer Learning Center in Bay Shore, New York. She is also a Certified Field Instructor at the Adelphi University, School of Social Work in Garden City, New York.

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