Interdisciplinary medical social work: a working taxonomy.

@article{Maramaldi2014InterdisciplinaryMS,
  title={Interdisciplinary medical social work: a working taxonomy.},
  author={Peter Maramaldi and Alexandra Sobran and Lisa Scheck and Natalie Cusato and Irene H. H. Lee and Erina M White and Tamara J Cadet},
  journal={Social work in health care},
  year={2014},
  volume={53 6},
  pages={532-51}
}
Findings from a year-long exploratory study aimed at describing universal functions of medical social work with interdisciplinary teams in acute care settings are reported here. A universal taxonomy of interdisciplinary social work skills and competencies was empirically identified through a participatory action research framework. Findings support previous conceptual descriptions of medical social work's overarching and historical role to help interdisciplinary teams in acute care to consider… CONTINUE READING