Congratulations Deb Alpern, LCSW, “Social Work Leader of the Year”
Deb Alpern with her Social Work Leader of the Year Award.
Deb Alpern, LCSW, received the Social Work Leader of the Year Award from the Maine Chapter of the Society for Social Work Leadership in Health Care.
Alpern was recognized at this year’s Maine Hospital Association’s 23rd Annual Summer Forum held on June 19.
Each year, the Maine Chapter of the Society for Social Work Leadership in Health Care honors two individuals that have demonstrated exemplary achievements and social work leadership skills.
Alpern, a Palliative Care Social Worker at Mid Coast Hospital since 2000, was recognized for her clinical work and her commitment to share expertise of palliative care through education and awareness. She is renowned in the community for her thoughtful, knowledgeable, and compassionate support of patients and families through critical illness and end of life.