Hospice Chaplain

Career Title: Hospice Chaplain
City: Omaha
State: Nebraska

We are seeking a Hospice Chaplain for our expansion to the Omaha, NE area. This position will have the opportunity to serve patients and families while establishing a community presence and building the framework to develop an exceptional team. Hospice of the Midwest will provide thorough training and support in developing this new location and team!

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