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Effectively use technology in social work practice

December 3, 2013 at 12:49 pm Comments are off for this post

Use technology- to access client’s medical record online

For example, in the home health care, social workers should be able to electronic medical records via technology while they are providing psychosocial service in the client’s home. They also exchange the medical information via technology (e.g., SKYPE) with other health care providers (doctors and nurses) and discuss the treatment plan and appropriate intervention when they are not able to physically meet.