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Pomona Valley Hospital Medical Center
Medical Social Worker was asked...14 April 2015

Why the interest in PVHMC and why an interest to work there.

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High recognition and well known. It's a community hospital that is truly focused on providing quality care to its patients Less

Great hospital, with a great working team.

PVHMC is a local hospital that has provided the best care for three generations in my family. My goal was always to work in medicine so I attended Loyola Marymount University and completed coursework for a B.S. in Biology/Pre-med. Now it would be like fulfilling a dream to work there. Less

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US Department of Veterans Affairs

What was your most difficult case?

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Work with a family with multiple issues and sexual physical and emotional abuse.

Provided support, and therapeutic intervention. I found a support system with individual, family therapy in which I increased their trust and follow through To continue optimal functioning after I left. Less

May were successfulOr better functioning for years

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Cassena Care

How do you feel about discharging someone to a shelter who is problematic?

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Depends on the situation and the clients needs. But I will if its required

If it is necessary to ensure client safety, then it must be done.

What does Problamtic entails? Do you mean people with behaviors concerns diagnosed with MI/Dementia? Less

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CIUSSS du Centre-Sud-de-l'Île-de-Montréal

where do you see yourself in 10 years

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Working for your compagny, maybe as a coordinator and doing some private practice on the side Less

10 years from now. if the company given me a chance to work or be a member of their team. i'll make sure and promise to myself and to the company who give me a chance. i will be a supervisor. because i will my 100% best. Less

i will be a manager

Sea Mar Community Health Centers

Are you able to use your own personal vehicle to travel to different job sites?

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AIDS Healthcare Foundation

Why do you want to work in the HIV/ADS population?

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My passion is to serve vulnerable populations.

Hiv / Aids peoples are avoid in this society. I like takecare of these peolpes. I like patients giving care. Less

I have a lot of experience working with the community. I’m familiar with this type of population and would like to continue working helping the community from different programs. Less

Uncommon Schools

What is your experience dealing with parents.

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How did I feel working with a diverse population? Or What was my educational background.

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I've learned, in the grand scheme, people are people, no matter race, sexual orientation, creed or gender. I have dealt with every and all population, the only commonality I've seen is that they need help. My experience and educational background reflect that, I'd be glad to give you more specifics if need be . Less

I enjoy every aspect of helping families get stronger and more in time with loved ones Less

I enjoy every aspect of helping families get stronger and more in time with loved ones Less


why you want to join?

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my passion and my fav company and i needed if you give that job

First of all all my life have been using iPhone I started with 4,5 now I have iPhone 6 Plus yes the way I love Iphone I would be having the latest but money is the problem. But still all in my life have been dreaming of been connected to this company with the best phone services world wide and it will be a pleasure to make it true. Thirdly staying in Uganda when am having my bachelors degree in social work and social administration and have good counseling skills,knowing how to handle clients,associating with people and also be happy has made me believe that one I will be a social worker. Less

for money

Bon Secours

How would u approach an angry or uncooperative patient.

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Step out for awhile and try to approach at a different time.

Allow client to calm down with verbal prompts softly when he/she is calming down. Tell him/ her I appreciate that you're calming down. Be empathetic Less

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