Description Administers religious rights or ordinances and provides moral and spiritual guidance. Visits the sick and shut-ins to counsel those in spiritual need and comforts the bereaved. Accredited by appropriate religion or church.
Understanding of Ethical and Religious Directives for Catholic Health Care Services. Four Units of CPE.
Two years of experience in hospital ministry or equivalent.
Licenses, Registrations or Certifications
Demonstrated connection to a recognized religious community /body.
Endorsement from appropriate ecclesiastical authority consistent with denominational practice.
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.