Release Date: 10.31.2012
Presentation Type: Webinars
A multidisciplinary team is crucial for the effective care of patients living with pulmonary hypertension (PH). Allyson Rupp, LCSW, a social worker at the Stanford Hospitals and Clinics, discusses the role of the social worker in the PH team and how teams can work with caregivers and other members of the social support network to ensure quality patient outcomes. Ms. Rupp also discusses what you can do when a social worker is not present on a PH team.