Chaplain in Blue Springs, MO at ST. MARY'S MEDICAL CENTER

Date Posted: 6/23/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Per Diem
  • Location:
    201 Northwest R D Mize Road
    Blue Springs, MO
  • Job Type:
    Other
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    6/23/2018

Job Description

Recognizes, evaluates, and responds appropriately in crisis situations involving patients and family members experiencing trauma, grief, or loss of a loved one in following up referrals made to Spiritual Care.

Accurately and concisely documents patient spiritual care assessment.

Completes initial assessment and follow-up assessment of a patient?s spiritual care needs.

Collaborates with other professional disciplines to plan, implement, evaluate and revise plan of care for patients.

Coordinates pastoral plan of care with patients and family.

Facilitates ethical decision making for patients in end of life stages.

Notarizes Advance Directive and Durable Power of Attorney in response to patient requests.

Provides stand-by coverage.

Provides invocations, benedictions, and blessings at assigned hospital functions.

Serves as patient advocate.