At St. Francis Hospital, a team of nurse Care Managers and Social Workers will help plan and assess your care needs before you leave the hospital.
Social Workers - Social Workers at St. Francis provide post-hospital information and referrals, crisis intervention and supportive counseling services. Your Social Worker can help ease your transition after your hospital discharge and offer referrals for community resources to assist in finding alternative care and managing illness.
Care Managers - Care Managers at St. Francis develop and coordinate your continued care services. Such services might include referrals to home care, rehabilitation, IV home infusion, Meals on Wheels and other post-hospital resources. Your Care Manager will research your needs and insurance coverage to find the available and appropriate services for you.
For more information, call the St. Francis Care Management Department at 516-562-6040, Monday through Friday, from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m., and from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. on weekends and holidays.