Position Type: PRN
Scheduled Hours per 2 week Pay Period: 0
Primary Location: IA > COUNCIL BLUFFS > MERCY CB
Key Job Responsibilities:
Provides pastoral/spiritual care to patients, loved ones,and staff.
Completes spiritual assessments and communicates with othercare team members. Provides clinical documentation as required.
Responds to and initiates routine andemergency referrals in a timely manner.
Coordinates with the local religiouscommunity to ensure the patient's/loved ones spiritual and/or sacramentalneeds are being met.
Coordinates spiritual/pastoral ministry and bereavementcare for those approaching end of life and at death.
Provides blessing/ritual/prayer forpastoral support upon request.
Educates and assists patients with respect to AdvanceDirectives as needed.
Master's Degree or equivalency in theology, behavioral science, ministry or related field
Completion of one or more units of Clinical Pastoral Education (CPE)
Required Minimum Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
Pastoral ministry in an institutional setting.
At least 1-3 years of Pastoral Ministry or related experience under institutional supervision.
Knowledge of the Common Standards for Professional Chaplaincy and the Ethical and Religious Directives for Catholic Healthcare Services published by the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB).
Knowledge of applicable laws and regulations, i.e. The Joint Commission (TJC) standards and Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPPA) regulations.
Ability to relate well with employees of all levels of the organization.
Practices excellent active listening skills.
Ability to maintain a high level of confidentiality with sensitive information.
Accepting and understanding of diverse religious beliefs and practices.
Ability to deal with crisis situations.
Requisition ID: 2018-R0199127
Shift: Night Job
Market: CHI Health
Catholic Health Initiative