Accredited local and online medical social worker programs at healthcare trade schools and vocational colleges across the US. Fill out the search application find a medical social worker course and get contacted by the local or online college of your choice.
How much does a medical social worker make?
Average salary is more than $53,000 annually. Top earners make over $78,000/yr.
Colleges with Medical Social Worker Programs
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.