The book is about social work interventions in the different units of the hospital, from the history of social work in the hospital setting to the different units of the hospital, including emergency room, medical intensive care units, and discharge planning. The book is important because it is about the different interventions of the social worker with patients and families.Social Work Intervention with Families of Patients who Lack Decision Capacity The social worker confronts many ethical situations in the ICU. One of these situations has to do with the patientsa#39; lack of decision capacity due to their critical medical condition (NASW, Code of Ethics, 2000). Any person 18 years of age or older who is admitted to the hospital is presumed to have decision capacity to makeanbsp;...
|Title||:||Social Work in the Hospital Setting|
|Author||:||Cesar M. Garces Carranza, Dsw, Dsw C. Sar M. Garc S. Carranza|
|Publisher||:||Trafford Publishing - 2013-05|