Award Nominations Currently Open

As the premier global membership organization representing healthcare social workers, The Society for Social Work Leadership in Health Care (SSWLHC) has a longstanding and proud history of recognizing industry leaders and stellar accomplishments in healthcare social work. To learn more about these awards and to nominate someone (or someone’s) worthy of this recognition, please visit […]

October Leadership Institute and Pediatric Intensive…

Registration is open for the October Leadership Institute along with the annual Pediatric Intensive, both to be held at SSWLHC’s 2023, this October in Atlanta – for more information and to register, visit the Annual Meeting page.

2023 Conference

Join us this October in Atlanta for our 2023 Annual Conference – for more information, and to register, visit the Annual Meeting page.

New Home Page on the Way!

As summer draws to a close, staff is working hard to address structural issues within the SSWLHC with an eye to improve the user experience – look for a new home page (and other enhancements) in September.

Thanks for Your Patience!

Whew! Thank you for your patience as we figured out admin access! For regular updates keep an eye on SSWLHC on social: Facebook – LinkedIn – Twitter – Instagram Want to make sure you are getting the latest news right to your inbox? Make sure you are subscribed to our email list.

Condolences and Statement of Solidarity

As we stand in solidarity with our healthcare colleagues and NASW-Texas, we extend our thoughts and sympathy to the families, friends and colleagues of Jacqueline Pokuaa, LMSW and her nurse colleague, Annette Flowers. We cannot imagine the depth of sadness and feelings of vulnerability of our colleagues, who continued to deliver compassionate care to new […]

Congratulations to This Year’s Awardees!

Ida M. Cannon Award Winner:  Alicia Tennenbaum Senior Director of Social Work and Case Management Mount Sinai Beth Israel Hyman J. Weiner Award Winner: Myra Glajchen Director of Education and Training,MJHS Institute for Innovation in Palliative Care Joan Upshaw Award Winner: Bonnie Geld President and CEO The Center for Case Management Congratulations to this year’s awardees! […]

Our Live Auction Returns to the Nashville Conference

Please join us for the 2022 Social Work Health Leadership Foundation Virtual and Live Auction! Want to Show your Support for the Society for Social Work Leadership in Health Care?  Here is how: Donate an item for the virtual or live auction.  Click here for donation form. The virtual auction will begin immediately prior to the October conference which […]