Social Services Phone: (906) 635-2969
Social Services Email: WMHSocialServices@wmhos.org
The Social Services Department works as part of the War Memorial Hospital healthcare team in order to support and serve acute care patients and WMH Long Term Care residents with a variety of healthcare-related issues.
These issues include:
- dealing with psychosocial concerns related to diagnosis and illness,
- bereavement and grief,
- Advance Directives,
- planning for care and follow-up after discharge (discharge planning),
- referrals to community-based services,
- hospice services, and
- assistance with assisted living or nursing home placement.
For further information or assistance please contact a member of the Social Services healthcare team. Regular hours of operation are Monday through Friday, excluding national holidays, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.