Social Services

Primary indicators for Social Service Intervention would include:
  • Patients with suspected safety and/or welfare concerns
  • Patients and/or caregivers voicing Stressors / concerns / complaints / anxiety
  • Patients and/or caregivers demonstrating cognitive or mood changes
  • Patients and/or caregivers requesting diagnosis information/education
  • Patients and/or caregivers requesting/demonstrating need of alternate placement arrangement (i.e.: assisted living or long term care facilities)
  • Patients and/or caregivers requesting/demonstrating need for in-home services (i.e.: home health, Meals on Wheels, homemaker services)
Patients and/or caregivers demonstrating difficulties with compliance, decision making, long range planning and setting of realistic goals or expectations

Social Workers:

Jerri Huntt
Watson Clinic Women's Center
1400 Lakeland Hills Blvd. Lakeland, FL 33805 - Suite B
Hours: 8:30 am - 5 pm (Monday - Friday)
Phone 863-680-7559
  • Adjustment to Cancer Diagnosis
  • Community Resource Referral
  • Advocacy - Navigating health care systems
  • Transportation
  • Financial Assistance
  • Family Issues
Monique Hakins
Watson Clinic Cancer & Research Center
1730 Lakeland Hills Blvd. Lakeland, FL 33805
Hours: 8 am - 5:30 pm (Monday - Thursday), 8 am - 12 pm (Friday)
Phone 863-603-4791
  • Crisis Counseling
  • Support Groups
  • Resource Referrals
  • Transportation
  • Financial Assistance
  • Family Issues
Georgette Smith
Watson Clinic Kidney Center
1550 Lakeland Hills Blvd. Lakeland, FL 33805
Hours: 9 am - 4:30 pm (Monday - Friday)
Phone 863-680-7507
  • Advocacy - Navigating health care systems
  • Education
  • Financial Assistance Referrals
  • Adjustment to Diagnosis
  • Community Resources
  • Crisis Intervention
  • Nursing Home Placement Assistance