- That the spiritual well being of the patient/resident is as important to the healing process as the attendance of his/her physical and emotional needs
- That the provision of quality patient/resident care is enhanced by an attitude of Christian love and care
- That God plays an active role in the healing process, and that recognition understanding and acceptance of God’s part in it can be of benefit to the patient/resident/staff.
- That this spiritual healing be extended to family, friends and staff, in a manner which will promote wellness and wholeness.
- pastoral visitation
- spiritual counseling
- weekly multi denominational church service
- memorial service in remembrance of Long Term and Extended Care residents/
- staff support and training in pastoral care, death and dying, crisis intervention
- bible study
- special services such as Easter and Christmas
When to call your clergy
- when you are or will be a hospital patient
- when you face a crisis and don’t know where to turn
- when you suffer a loss or are grieving
- when you are dying
If you wish a clergy visit, please ask the nursing staff to call the clergy of your choice.