Hospice Chaplain

Career Title: Hospice Chaplain
City: Cincinnati
State: Ohio

We are seeking a full-time, Hospice Chaplain to provide services in the Cincinnati area.

Job duties of this rewarding position include:

  • Assuring spiritual assessment of patients and families/caregivers in the hospice program and providing direct spiritual care as appropriate
  • Participating in the development of an individualized plan of care to meet spiritual needs
  • Serving as a liaison to community chaplains and spiritual counselors
  • Maintaining records and documentation of services provided
  • Attending patient care conference and interdisciplinary group meetings
  • Providing funeral or memorial services for patients as requested

Ideal candidates should have the following qualifications:

  • Graduate of an accredited seminary or school of theology (BD, MDiv or equivalent theological degree)
  • Comfort in an interfaith setting
  • Ability to accept different lifestyles, cultures, beliefs and values
  • Knowledge of and commitment to hospice philosophy of care
  • Hospice experience preferred