Portland State University. School of Social Work
Date of Award
Master of Social Work (MSW)
1 online resource (134 p.)
Social service, Hospitals -- Emergency services, Hospital patients
The purpose of this study is to gain information about the social service needs and demographic characteristics of patients admitted to Providence Hospital's emergency room during the hours a social worker is not available. The emergency room staff requested the information in order to utilize it in planning emergency room services
Parker, Anne K., "A descriptive study of social service needs and demographic characteristics of selected emergency room patients" (1978). Dissertations and Theses. Paper 2777.