We offer needed medical knowledge to insure your comfort
The Social Services department offers general social work services to all
inpatients, out-patients and their families at Millcreek Community Hospital, including:
- Discharge planning
- Placement services
- Psychosocial assessments
- Short term counseling
- Information and/or referral
In collaboration with appropriate clinical and administrative representatives,
the Social Services Department seeks to ensure that each patient receives a continuation of health
care needs after hospitalization and is matched with the appropriate resources in the
Unlike most hospitals, where nurses are charged with providing
pharmacological recommendations to patients upon discharge, MCH's pharmacists and pharmacy
residents provide discharge pharmacy counseling to patients being discharged.
What you need to know
- The social
worker and pharmacist will come to you on the day of discharge.
- The Social
Service Department is staffed Monday through Friday from 8 am to 4 pm.