Medical Social Worker/ Case Manager
Norine Wong, MSW, ACSW, LSW, CCM is a medical social worker/case manager with over 35 years of experience. Since 2012, she is the VP of Operations and Business Development with FirstVitals Health and Wellness, Inc. where her current responsibilities include program development, operations management, supporting physicians practices with care management services. She believes in planning proactively for a life with choices and is integrating a program developed at Northwestern University Illinois called “Plan Your Life Span.” She is also a certified Diabetes Prevention Program (DPP) Lifestyle Coach, implementing a self-management program with a focus on prevention of microvascular diseases.
She is also a Medical Social Work staff member with the Pacific Islands Geriatric Education Center.
She previously worked as Clinical Director at Ho’okele Health Innovations; Executive Director of Community Case Management Corp, a private case management company she designed and managed; Director of Family Services at Shriners Hospital for Children; and medical social worker at Queen’s Medical Center.
Ms. Wong was born and raised in Hawaii. She enjoys traveling and exploring new places and cultures.
Current Positions include:
2012-Present: Vice President of Operations and Business Development
FirstVitals Health and Wellness Inc.
2011-Present: Staff, Department of Geriatric Medicine
John A. Burns School of Medicine, University of Hawaii--Manoa
Current Professional Memberships, Boards, and Activities:
2000-Present: Case Management Society of America, Board Certified Case Manager
1984-Present: National Association of Social Workers, National Association Member
2011-Present: Co-Lecturer with Geriatricians – JABSOM, UHM, Department of Geriatric Medicine
Medial Social Worker and Case Manager
Licenses and Certifications
ACSW (Academy of Certified Social Workers)
LSW (Licensed Social Worker)
Wee FIM Certification
CMC (Case Manager Certification)
CCM (Certified Case Manager)