- Post a brief description of the illness you selected (colon cancer) and the psychosocial effects of the illness on patients and families.
- Analyze the issues and concerns surrounding the care and management of the illness.
- Choose three medical social work practice skills, and explain how a medical social worker might implement them to improve the care and management of the illness.
- Explain challenges that might arise for families or caregivers caring for a patient with your chosen illness.
- Explain how you as a medical social worker might address the struggles or challenges experienced by families or caregivers.