Social Services

Social Services

Illness or disability can create physical, emotional and financial stress for patients and families. To assist with you with these issues, a social worker is available as part of your healthcare team. The social worker can assist you with:

  • Psychosocial assessment
  • Information and referral to community resources
  • Financial assistance
  • Transportation
  • Discharge planning
  • Supportive counseling
  • Patient Education
  • Advance directives
  • Case management services for persons living with cancer, sickle cell disease of HIV

If you wish to speak to a social worker please call...
816-404-3200 for Hospital Hill
816-404-9305 for Lakewood
 

Congratulations to Suzanne Meyer

Congratulations to Suzanne Meyer on her upcoming retirement as the Director of Social Work Services, Truman Medical Centers. This video shows many of the Truman Medical Center staff celebrating her career and wishing Suzanne a wonderful retirement.