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Unformatted text preview: performance through a program of careful monitoring and control. Managed Care PPO – Preferred Provider Organization HMO – Health Maintenance Organization Goals : prevention, reduce hospital stays, and allow fewer expensive medical tests More Critical Issues in Health Care Increasing elderly population. Increasing knowledge and availability of technology. AIDS Role of Social Workers 1. Public education 2. HIV testing 3. Counseling and social support 4. Access to resources 5. Political action Role of Social Workers in Health Care In the hospital : 1. Assessment, counseling, and support. 2. Case management 3. FOLLOW-UP. In the community...
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