Counselling and support are provided by Latrobe Regional Hospital’s social work team.
You or your family may need information about issues that may impact on your hospital stay, therapy or discharge.
Our social work staff members will develop a plan for you with input from your family or carer and medical team. The plan may include meeting with family members or referrals to services.
Emotional support and advocacy are provided.
If you are a patient in our rehabilitation units or programs, you will be seen by a member of the Social Work team.
People receiving care and treatment in our acute wards, outpatient programs, Emergency Department or undergoing a day procedure are seen by a social worker on referral.
Social Work Manager phone 5173 8383
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