Chaplain - Palliative Care
Company: St. Luke's Health System
Location: Twin Falls
Posted on: May 14, 2022
Palliative Care Chaplain
St Luke's is seeking a Chaplain to become an integrated member of
our palliative care team. Provide evidence based, expert spiritual
care to our palliative care patients and their loved ones including
spiritual assessment, interventions, outcomes, and an integrated
plan of care. Extends spiritual support to palliative care team
members through ongoing team building activities. Collaborates with
hospital staff including staff chaplains, community clergy,
community resources, and hospice team members to ensure quality
spiritual care across the continuum of care.
Assesses the spiritual needs of patients, families and staff.
Provides spiritual counseling and supportive care and guidance.
Makes routine rounds on assigned units.
Acts as a liaison between staff, family, friends or community
clergy of patients during periods of crisis.
Document assessments and interventions on the patient record as
Completes decedent care protocols and assists family to use their
faith system in coping with death.
Uses relevant methodologies to assist all members of the
interdisciplinary team, patients and family in arriving at
consensus over ethical matters.
May serve as preceptor, mentor, and serves as a subject matter
May assume lead responsibilities within assigned functional
Other duties and responsibilities as assigned.
Education: Masters' Degree or 6 years relevant experience in lieu
Documentation of endorsement by a recognized religious or spiritual
organization to provide spiritual care in a clinical setting
Why St. Luke's
A strong, talented staff is at the heart of St. Luke's Health
System. We are the state's largest employer with more than 15,000
employees and a medical staff of more than 1,800 physicians and
advanced practice providers. We're proud of our people who deliver
skilled, compassionate care every day, and are looking to add
dedicated individuals who will continue this same tradition of
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*St. Luke's is an equal opportunity employer and does not
discriminate against any person on the basis of race, religion,
color, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, national
origin, disability, veteran status, or any other status or
condition protected by law.
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