Providence Health & Services Clinical Chaplain in Hood River, Oregon
Providence is calling a Clinical Chaplain (0.7 FTE, Days) to Providence Hospice of the Gorge in Hood River, OR. This is an in-field position, visiting patients in-home and in long-term care facilities. Mon-Fri day schedule, with benefits.
In this position you will:
Work under the direction of the Director of Pastoral Care and in conjunction with theHospice Program Manager.
Provide pastoral care to hospicepatients, families and hospice staff.
Required Qualifications for this position include:
Masters degree in theology, pastoral ministry or related field
Successful completion of four units of Clinical Pastoral Education with certification by either the National Association of Catholic Chaplains (N.A.C.C.), Association of Professional Chaplains (A.P.C), National Association of Jewish Chaplains (N.A.J.C.), or Canadian Association of Spiritual Care (C.A.S.C.); or obtainable within 2 years of hire date
Maintain certification in "active status" as verified by the department Director of Mission Integration and Spiritual Care for Home & Community Services
Current driver's license
Current Basic Life Support (BLS) for Healthcare Provider or AdvancedCardiac Life Support (ACLS) within 30 days of hire
Driving record consistent with GOP Safe Driving Policy 330 Incident Point Matrixat time of hire
Endorsement from sponsoring religious community
In compliance with the Providence Health & Services-OR Human Resourcespolicy #302 “Background Checks”, a criminal background check is required forthis position, based on assigned duties.
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
- Pastoral care chaplaincy in a healthcare setting with bereavement and/or hospice experience
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As the largest healthcare system and largest private employer in Oregon, Providence offers exceptional work environments and unparalleled career opportunities.
The Providence Experience begins each time our patients or their families have an encounter with a Providence team member and continues throughout their visit or stay. Whether you provide direct or indirect patient care, we want our patients to feel that they are in a welcoming place where they can be comfortable and free from anxiety. Our employees create the Providence Experience through simple, caring behaviors such as acknowledging and welcoming each visitor, introducing ourselves and Providence, addressing people by name, providing the duration of estimated wait times and updating frequently if timelines change, explaining situations in a way that puts patients at ease, carefully listening to their concerns, and always thanking people for trusting Providence for their healthcare needs. At Providence, our quality vision is simple,
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Providence Health & Services is the third largest not-for-profit health system in the United States. Providence employs more than 82,000 caregivers (employees) across a five-state area; AK, WA, MT, OR, and CA. Our facilities include 34 hospitals, 600 physician clinics, senior services, supportive housing and other health and educational services. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.
Job Category: Spiritual/Mission/Pastoral Care
Location: Oregon-Hood River
Req ID: 184086