Emergency Department

Social Work support is available in the Emergency Department. Once you arrive, please ask to speak to a social worker for more information/assistance. Social workers are available 24 hours-7 days a week in the Emergency Department.

For further assistance, please contact the Emergency Department at (585) 275-9555.

Chief Social Worker: Peg Bierley, LMSW (585) 275-4736

Senior Social Worker: Bridget Casselman, LMSW (585) 275-4618


Social Workers in the Emergency Department:

Katie Jobson LMSW
Melissa Bulley LMSW
Ciara Blake-Relyea LMSW
Erin Pittinaro MSW
Mandy Worden LMSW

Forms for Patients

Please print and complete the forms below to assist with skilled nursing facility or rehabilitation.

Placement Patient Information Form

Community Referral Form

Contact Us

Social Work and Patient & Family Services
University of Rochester Medical Center
601 Elmwood Avenue
Box 650
Rochester, NY 14642

Phone: (585) 275-2851