The purpose of this project was to explore best practices are for hospice social worker’s providing care to family caregivers enrolled in hospice. This project explored processes and assessment tools that other hospice agencies in rural Minnesota utilized while caring for the family members of hospice patients. The information obtained was used to provide recommendations to Mayo Clinic Health System- Mankato Hospice program to further improve the hospice programming and the social worker’s role.
Kimberly A. Zammitt
Date of Degree
Other Capstone Project
Master of Social Work (MSW)
Social and Behavioral Sciences
Wolf, Jessie, "Best Practices of a Social Worker's Role in Supporting Family Caregivers Enrolled in Hospice Care" (2011). All Theses, Dissertations, and Other Capstone Projects. 547.
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