Monthly Archives: July 2014

Social Worker Recruitment for American Red Cross Volunteers

The American Red Cross through
its Disaster Cycle Services (DCS) provides relief when disasters strike for those affected by residential fires, earthquakes, floods, wildfires, transportation accidents, terrorist attacks, mudslides and other man-made and natural disasters — 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.

Consider volunteering with the American Red Cross whether you ..Read More…

Working with Children: The Many Layers of Consent to Treat

By Carolyn I. Polowy, JD, General Counsel and Elizabeth Felton, JD, MSW, Associate Counsel

The practice of social work often involves treating and working with children. This Legal Issue of the Month article reviews questions confronting social workers who must obtain consent to treat a child. In order to establish a proper ..Read More…

Member Spotlight: Shauna Naima Blakely, MSW, Region G – San Fernando Valley Unit

By S. Jolene Hui, MSW Membership Coordinator

Shauna Naima Blakely is extremely driven. She went straight from high school to college to graduate school without stopping for a breath. Helping other people has always been part of who she is and she’s been working in human services since she was in high ..Read More…

NASW-CA Resources Related to Medicare Billing

Attention NASW-CA members! 
Check out the following

informative links related to Medicare billing.

Managed Care
NASW National Clinical Resources—Managed Care

NASW Managed Care Toolkit 

2014 Medicare Changes for Clinical Social ..Read More…