DEPARTMENT OF SOCIAL WORK

 
General Information
Description of ProgramProvides supportive services and education to patients in accordance with their psychosocial needs. Services are designed to identify and assist patients and their families with personal and environmental difficulties which might preclude health and/or interfere with maximizing patient care. Social workers are assigned to all inpatient medical, surgical, obstetrical, gynecological, ICU/PCU/HSU, coronary care and dialysis units as well as various ambulatory care units, including general medical clinic, emergency department, ob/gyn, satellite dialysis and home care services. Services can include information and referral, advocacy, assessment, counseling, referral and discharge planning, monitoring and crisis intervention. Call for information.
LocationNassau
Geographic AreaNew Hyde Park, New York; Town of North Hempstead, New York; Nassau County, New York
 
Contact Information
Contact's NameRichard J. Zaino
Contact's PositionLCSW, Social Work Services Director
Physical Site Address 1270-05 76th Avenue
Physical Site City, State, ZipNew Hyde Park, NY 11040
Mailing Address 1270-05 76th Avenue
Mailing City, State, ZipNew Hyde Park, NY 11040
Main Phone(718)470-7540
Fax(718)347-2119
Web Addresswww.northshorelij.com
 
Additional Information
Last UpdateFeb12
 
Affiliated Agency and Services
Affiliated Agency:
LONG ISLAND JEWISH MEDICAL CENTER
This Program: DEPARTMENT OF SOCIAL WORK
Affiliated Services: DEPARTMENT OF SOCIAL WORK