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Social Work Services

Financial Assistance and Counseling

The full-time social worker at The Denver Clinic for Extremities at Risk assists patients by helping patients understand their insurance benefits as they are related to the treatment they will receive.  For patients without coverage, the social worker works to help the patient find coverage if possible and connecting the patient with hospital financial counselors to assess financial impact of care.  In addition, the social worker assists patients and families with counseling as necessary during the treatment process.

 

meet the team

Raymond N. Blum, MD

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Dr. Ray Blum is an infectious disease specialist with a special interest in patients with osteomyelitis. As an assistant clinical professor of medicine at the University of Colorado Health Sciences Center he has been recognized as an outstanding physician-teacher. 5280 Magazine has named him one of the Top Doctors in Denver. A Denver native, Dr. Blum has been active in the HealthONE Alliance as a trustee and chair of the Medical Education Alliance. He currently is the chairman of the Denver Medical Library, based at Presbyterian/St. Luke’s Medical Center.

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