casework


case·work

noun \ˈkās-ˌwərk\

: the work done by a social worker to help fix the problems of a person or family

Full Definition of CASEWORK

:  social work involving direct consideration of the problems, needs, and adjustments of the individual case (as a person or family)
case·work·er \-ˌwər-kər\ noun

First Known Use of CASEWORK

1886

case·work

noun \ˈkā-ˌswərk\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of CASEWORK

: social work involving direct consideration of the problems, needs, and adjustments of the individual case (as a person or family in need of financial or psychiatric aid)
case·work·er \-ˌswər-kər\ noun

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