The Resident Chaplain is responsible for the provision of spiritual care services to patients and caregivers in the Institute Program, either directly or through the coordination of care provided by other interdisciplinary team members and community chaplains/spiritual counselors. Duties include, but are not limited to, the following:
Participating in the development of the interdisciplinary team plan of care to meet identified spiritual needs.
Providing consultation, education, and support to the interdisciplinary team on spiritual care.
Providing direct spiritual care to patients and caregivers.
Responding to sacramental and religious needs of patients, families, and staff
Ability to work as a team member
Comfort in an interfaith setting
Ability to accept different lifestyles, cultures, beliefs and values
Ability to network with community clergy and congregations