Social Work Practice in Healthcare : Advanced Approaches and Emerging Trends Paperback
This pragmatic and comprehensive book helps readers develop the knowledge, skills and values necessary for effective health care social work practice, as well as an understanding of the technological, social, political, ethical and financial factors affecting contemporary patient care.
Packed with case studies and exercises, the book emphasizes the importance of being attentive to both patient and organizational needs, covers emerging trends in health care policy and delivery, provides extensive discussion of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, and addresses social work practice across the continuum of care.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 536 pages
- Publisher: SAGE Publications Inc
- Publication Date: 02/07/2015
- Category: Social work
- ISBN: 9781483353203