Linda Brittingham, ACM, CCM, LCSW
Linda Brittingham is the Corporate Director of Social Work for Christiana Care Health System. During her career, she has worked in drug and alcohol treatment, all areas of acute care; cardiac, maternal child, medical, surgical, acute rehabilitation, and outpatient practice settings. She has focused on increasing community supports and transition options through collaboration with community, faith based, healthcare, and state/ federal service providers. She is currently focused on population health initiatives. She promotes multidisciplinary teams who can address the complex needs exhibited in today’s healthcare settings. Her goal has been to increase the community support framework through collaboratively working to identify service gaps and develop solutions to these gaps. This work has created a community based framework that links available resources to support community living. It is her belief that building collaborative relationships is crucial to successful care planning which supports health and self-management.