Medical Social Services

senior man in wheelchair with caregiver daughter.

Under certain situations Medical Social Services may be covered by Medicare. Often times Medical Social Workers provide liaison between clients and benefits providers. However, they provide assistance in may other areas including:

  • Determination of eligibility and referral to federal, state, and local programs
  • Provide connection with Meals on Wheels
  • Becoming liason on legal issues including, state planning
  • Personal counseling services for client and caregivers