From press reports
On November 9, 2012, as a part of the Mississippi Society for Social Work Leadership in health Care annual conference in Jackson, MS, Barbara Gay was named “Health Care Social Worker of the Year 2012”. Barbara is currently Director of Social Services at Wisnton Medical Center where she has been employed since 1980.
The Mississippi Society for Social Work Leadership in Health Care is a premier organization promoting social work leadership in h ealth care. Members include social workers from across the state of Mississippi who have prime or substantial responsibility for the management of social work function in a health care setting, social workers who have pri9mary responsib ility as consultants in social work programs in health care seetings, social workers who provide direct services in a health care setting, and can also include social work students and retirees.