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Scott and White Memorial Hospital

Contact Information:
2401 South 31st Street
Temple, TX 76508
Phone: (254) 724-2111
Website: www.sw.org

Agency Mission/Services:
Scott and White provides the most personalized, comprehensive, and highest quality healthcare enhanced by medical education and research. It is the largest multi-speciality hospital and clinic in Texas. Level 1 trauma center. Social work services are provided in both clinic and hosptial settings with social workers practicing at the LBSW, LMSW, and LCSW levels. Scott and White can be a very fast paced environment, so students need to be very well prepared and motivated for placement in this type of medical setting. Specific areas of practice dependent upon Field Instructor availability and will vary each semester.

Opportunities:
Baccalaureate/MSW Foundation: Dependent on area of practice.
MSW Concentration: Dependent on area of practice.

Desired Qualifications:
Often a fast paced setting, so students need to be flexible toward change and varied work environments. Previous biology/anatomy courses are always helpful. The students will be learning about illnesses and disease processes as they impact and relate to the psychosocial well being.

Agency Hours:
All hours.

Training Required:
Orientation to agency is completed online and through individual Field Instructor