Social Services

Social service assisting patient and family member at Skagit Valley Hospital in Mount Vernon, WADischarge planning by a nurse or social worker is available every day during business hours, to assist you with planning a safe, appropriate discharge either to home or to an alternative level of care, such as a skilled nursing facility.

Our Case Management staff includes registered nurses who collaborate with physicians, nursing staff and other health care professionals to deliver an effective, efficient and appropriate plan of care for patients. Case management is provided at no charge to physicians and patients. The service helps to facilitate the process to ensure that patients receive the care they need in a timely, cost-effective manner.