Provide psychosocial support to people who are dealing with serious illnesses.
Health Care Social Workers help people who are suffering from a serious or terminal illness. They advise family caregivers and help to educate patients and families. They may also provide services to help prevent disease.
|Wages||$28.54 per hour on average|
|Outlook||The outlook is Excellent|
|Education & Training||Graduate degree (any type) is needed for entry.|
|Related Programs (Current training programs available)|
|On the Job||
|Career Pathways||Support Services|
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