Top Social Services Executive directs, establishes, and plans the overall policies and goals for the delivery of social services to patents and families. Establishes accessible systems that respond to patient needs for social services including counseling, financial, bereavement, and specialized support during and after hospitalization. Being a Top Social Services Executive monitors usage and outcomes to continuously improve the service offerings and to offer additional services based on patient needs. Establishes relationships with outside agencies and charitable organizations to leverage additional sources of support for patients. Additionally, Top Social Services Executive requires a master's degree of Social Work or counseling. Typically reports to top management. The Top Social Services Executive manages a departmental function within a broader corporate function. Develops major goals to support broad functional objectives. Approves policies developed within various sub-functions and departments. Comprehensive knowledge of the overall departmental function. To be a Top Social Services Executive typically requires 8+ years of managerial experience.