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UC Davis Children’s Hospital

UC Davis Children’s Hospital

Medical Social Workers and Other Professionals

Social workers

Pediatric social-services representatives are available to assist your child or your family in coping with the hospitalization. The social worker also can provide referrals to community resources and special programs designed to meet your child’s needs.

Other professionals

During your child’s hospital stay, you may rely upon the expertise of a variety of professionals, including a chaplain, dietitian, respiratory therapist, physical therapist or discharge planner.