Social Workers

Offering continuing education opportunities through your senior living community

Offering continuing education opportunities through your senior living community

In addition to interacting with seniors daily, social workers represent a highly skilled audience for senior living professionals aiming to drive traffic to their communities. As seniors and their caregivers deal with health issues associated with aging that make it impossible for them to continue to live on their own, discharge planners and social workers offer options.

Rush University to study role of social workers in preventing rehospitalizations of seniors

Social workers, not nurses, could be better suited at preventing rehospitalizations among the elderly. That is what a new Rush University Medical Center study seeks to prove.