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 Department of Social Work MSW Field Program

Field Placement Site Information

Agency Name: Flambeau Home Health and Hospice
Address: 133 North Lake Ave, Phillips WI 54555
Contact Person: Nancy L. Deda, LCSW
Phone: 715-339-4371
Agency Description: We have two mission statements as we are owned jointly by Marshfield Clinic and Ministry Health Care:
Marshfield Clinic: The mission of Marshfield Clinic is to serve patients through accessible, high quality health care, research and education.
Ministry Health Care: Our mission as a Catholic health care system is to further the healing ministry of Jesus by continually improving the health and wee-being of all people, especially the poor, in the communities we serve.
Description of Field Activities

Direct service opportunities include interviewing, case assessment, care planning within a transdisciplinary setting, implementing care plan, providing holistic care to patients/families, case evaluation/recording, counseling, advocating, case management (done jointly with primary RN), crisis handling, mediating/negotiating, teaching (individually and group)

Organizational activities could include agency planning, organizing programs, public relations, possibly budgeting (or at least talking to our director about the challenges involved), in-service trainings, fund raising, program evaluation/data analysis, leading/problem-solving, staff support services to committees, grant writing, report writing

Community planning and organization, leading/problem-solving, participating member of task force (we are currently in process with a task force for advance directives in the county that a student may find interesting), providing staff support services to task force, report writing/position statements, grant writing, fund raising, community needs assessments, community data analysis, community education, advocacy for client groups, legislative advocacy

Approval for Field I, II, Either?? This agency is approved for Field I and II placements.

If you would like additional information regarding this field placement agency, contact the Field Coordinator.



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