Vision Statement : Grady Health system will be the leading public health care system in the United States.
Mission Statement: Grady Health system improves the health of the community by providing quality and comprehensive health care in a compassionate, culturally competent, ethical and fiscally responsible manner. Grady maintains its commitment to the underserved of Fulton and Dekalb counties, while also providing care for residents of metro Atlanta and Georgia. Grady leads through its clinical excellence, innovative research and progressive medical education and training.
Complete psychosocial assessment to identify and resolve and emotional, housing, job, food, and financial concerns the patients may have after cancer diagnosis to ensure hope.
Provide information and education regarding community resource and options available to meet identified needs of patients and families. Facilitate referrals to community agencies, such as hospice, Women’s Medicaid Program, and Cancer State Aide, to ensure patient access to appropriate resources.
My role/ responsibilities as a Social Work student