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Catholic Health Initiatives Chaplain in SUGAR LAND, Texas



Requisition #: 2020-R0278868

Post Date: Mar 26, 2020

Position Type: PRN

Scheduled Hours per 2 week Pay Period: 0


St. Luke’s Sugar Land Hospital is an acute care hospital offering medical and surgical services to the Fort Bend community. Clinical services include heart and vascular, gastroenterology, neurosciences, diagnostic imaging, women services, orthopedics, and surgical services including the latest in robotic surgery technology, the da Vinci® Xi. The hospital offers The University of Texas MD Anderson Regional Care Center on its campus. Sugar Land Hospital is a Pink Ribbon Facility offering 3-D digital mammography-one of only 100 sites in the United States.


Provides compassionate, supportive quality care to patients, families, caregivers and staff. CHI St. Luke's has the responsibility to treat those seeking care in a way that reverences human dignity. We are called to provide holistic care, an approach not limited to illness or ailment. Thus, we embrace the physical, psychological, social and spiritual dimensions of the human person. Spiritual care Has a full range of pastoral outreaches and responses, such as offering a listening presence, conducting spiritual assessments, and providing support in the face of powerlessness and pain from a new diagnosis, addressing grief and loss, as well as ensuring a ministry of prayer, ritual and sacraments. Chaplains also exhibit an educational component to their roles, including consultation input as a member of an multidisciplinary team. The Chaplain Assistant will also work with the Pastoral Visitors and help coordinate their visits and duties within the hospital.


  1. Provide spiritual assessment and pastoral care in assigned areas to patients, families and staff

  2. Interact with the patient care team on units assigned and wherever called to minister. Communicates necessary patient information to other team members through appropriate use of charting. Respects patient confidentiality

  3. Participate in On-call rotation and leadership responsibilities for chapel services, in coordination with other staff members

  4. Promote and support departmental guidelines


Education and Licensure Required:

Minimum Experience:

  • Five (5) years related work experience

  • One (1) unit of Clinical Pastoral Education (CPE)

Minimum Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

  • N/A

Additional Information

  • Requisition ID: 2020-R0278868

  • Schedule: Part-time

  • Shift: Day Job

  • Market: CHI St. Luke's Sugar Land Hospital

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