Provides spiritual and emotional support for patients, their families and staff. Works closely with interdisciplinary team to meet holistic needs of patient-family care, including religious rites and services as appropriate. Accredited and in good standing by appropriate faith group.
Master's Degree in Theology or Divinity
Minimum of two years of experience in pastoral ministry
Board certified or board certifiable
If Board certified, certification must be from the National Associate of Catholic Chaplains (MACC) or the Association of Professional Chaplains (APC)
CHRISTUS HEALTH is an international Catholic, faith-based, not-for-profit health system comprised of almost more than 600 services and facilities, including more than 60 hospitals and long-term care facilities, 350 clinics and outpatient centers, and dozens of other health ministries and ventures. CHRISTUS operates in 6 U.S. states, Colombia, Chile and 6 states in Mexico. To support our health care ministry, CHRISTUS Health employs approximately 45,000 Associates and has more than 15,000 physicians on medical staffs who provide care and support for patients. CHRISTUS Health is listed among the top ten largest Catholic health systems in the United States.