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The Society for Social Work Leadership in Health Care is an association, 700 members strong, dedicated to promoting the universal availability, accessibility, coordination, and effectiveness of health care that addresses the psychosocial components of health and illness.


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SAVE THE DATE: 9th Leadership Development Institute - Click here for more info.

SSWLHC Mentorship Program Now Live! To join the program click here.

Former Congressman Ed Towns to Launch Social Work Day on the Hill (PDF)

NEW! Electronic Publications Available for $25. To purchase a publication, please login to the member web
NEW! Electronic Publication for Sale! "Ethics in Health Care Social Work Practice: Issues and Directions" For more information or to purchase it today, click here. (PDF)

Election Results Are In! Click here to see the SSWLHC Leaders of Tomorrow. (PDF)

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SAVE THE DATE!  SSWLHC 50th Annual Meeting and Conference!

    Austin, Texas October 14-17, 2015 Hyatt Regency Austin
Join Us in Austin, Texas!SSWLHC's call for abstracts for the 50th Annual Conference has closed. Abstracts are under review and lead authors will be notified of the decision on their abstract by June 1, 2015.

50th Annual Conference Sponsorship, Exhibit, and Advertising Opportunities (PDF)

Registration will open the end of June.

See you all there!

SSWLHC Mentorship Program

Congratulations to the 2014 Annual Meeting and Conference Award Winners!

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SAVE THE DATE:  9th Leadership Development Institute
April 17th - 18th, 2015
Location: Applied Bank Center, Wilmington, DE
CEU Credits: 12 (currently pending)
Hosted by: Nemours/AI duPont Hospital for Children
Faculty:  Dara Kates, MSW, ACSW, LCSW
                     William Tietjen, MSW, ACSW, LCSW
                Judith Trachtenberg, MS, LCSW-R


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Upcoming SSWLHC Events

Title: Assessing Rehospitalization Risk…And Then What
Presenter: Selena Bolotin
Wednesday, May 13, 2016  12 PM - 1:30 PM EST

Wednesday, May 27, 2016  3 PM - 4:30 PM EST

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Webinar Replay Program
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Professional  Reference Library with CEU's

An array of Society publications are available to professionals seeking to
advance their knowledge of health care policy and practice.

The Advanced Practice Series of texts offers insight from experienced social work
administrators and practitioners on a broad range of contemporary issues
across the spectrum of health care settings. 
Learn more about these valuable
professional references.


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