Find accredited local and online medical social worker degree programs at trade schools and medical vocational colleges across the US. Use the search application find a medical social work program near you.
Colleges with Medical Degrtee Programs
- Fortis Institute
- Florida Career College
- Virginia College
- Ultimate Medical Academy
- South Texas Vocational Tech
- Vista College
- Intercoast College
- National College
- Remington College
- Southern Technical College
- Miller Motte
- Baker College
What is a medical social worker & what do they do?
As a medical social worker, you’ll be working closely with patients and their families. You’ll be in a medical setting specializing in public health, geriatric, palliative, and inpatient for both medical or mental health care. Collaboration with a medical team for long term patient care plan is part of your day-to-day duties. You help patients and their caregivers understand the diagnosis, along with helping them make the necessary adjustments, from finding new housing through healthcare. Your patients will run the gamut of needs, from basic advice to end-of-life directions, so your duties will change to fit the situation.
How much does a medical social worker make?
Average salary is more than $53,000 annually. Top earners make over $78,000/yr.