Medical Social Work Service
Overall Clinic Mission
Medical Social Workers play a critical role in the hospital, in outpatient clinics, and the Emergency Department by helping patients and families address the psychosocial impacts of illness, injury and treatment.
Overall Clinic Vision
To provide individuals, families, and groups with the psychosocial support needed to cope with chronic, acute, or terminal illnesses.
As part of the health care team, Medical Social Workers provide psychosocial assessment and interventions to assist patients and families to achieve optimum recovery, rehabilitation and quality of life. Services include: Brief solutions focused counseling, Advance Care Planning and Long Term Care planning, grief and bereavement counseling, resource navigation and coordination of referrals to other military or civilian, community-based resources. In August 2020, Dr. Baik completed this portion for BCI Division in general, under which Medical Social Work Service as a clinical entity serves.
We accept customer satisfaction feedback through our FOCUS "For Our Customer's Ultimate Satisfaction" Cards (located throughout the hospital) and through our Interactive Customer Evaluation (ICE) site located on the Internet at http://ice.disa.mil.
If you have any questions, you may contact our Customer Relations office