Department of Medical Social Work



Objective

  • The objectives of the Department of Medical Social Work are to provide social work services to patients, education to students and community, and conduct research.

Department of Medical Social Work
Level 2, Menara Timur, University Malaya Medical Centre, Kuala Lumpur
Telephone : +6003-7949 3215/+6003-7949 2021
Fax : +6003-7949 2067

Services Provided

  • Conduct bio psychosocial assessment to optimize patient functioning and complex needs in providing a holistic and comprehensive patient care based on available resources.
  • Provide counselling and crisis management services for patient and family in coping with illness, treatment and their psychosocial impacts.
  • Assist patient with practical and financial assistance to enable their treatment.
  • Act as a liaison officer between patient, family and the community, with appropriate resources and availability.
  • Plan a process of discharge planning with the aim of improving patient’s wellbeing and social functioning.

Notes
Department of Medical Social Work provides service to all wards and clinics at University Malaya Medical Centre.  All cases have to be referred by attending doctors.
Operation hours

Location

Time

Level 1, Medical Clinic 1, Menara
Utama

8.00 a.m. to 5.00 p.m.

Level 4, Paediatric Block, Kompleks Kesihatan Wanita dan Kanak-kanak

8.00 a.m. to 5.00 p.m.

Level 1, Bangunan Rawatan Utama, Genral Clinic

8.00 a.m. to 5.00 p.m.

 



ADDRESS

  • Pusat Perubatan Universiti Malaya,
    Lembah Pantai ,
    59100 Kuala Lumpur

EMAIL

  • Email: ummc@ummc.edu.my

TEL

  • Phone No : 03-79494422
  • Fax: 03-79492030

WEBSITE

  • Website: www.ummc.edu.my