The Social Service Department at Alameda Hospital offers a number of valuable services:
Our staff of licensed social workers is trained to help with social and emotional crisis interventions and referrals. They can provide help coping with illness and other life stressors. Our social workers assist with end of life issues and bereavement helping both our patients and their families. They are trained to recognize abuse, neglect, domestic violence and mental health needs and offer a variety of community service referrals.
Each service is staffed by professionals holding masters degrees in social work with experience finding solutions to a variety of complex social service issues.