Carondelet St. Maryâ��s Hospital (located at 1601 W. St. Maryâ��s Road, Tucson, AZ 85745) is recognized as a destination hospital for the most modern and minimally-invasive heart and vascular surgery, advanced stroke care, unique and personalized cancer treatment, and emergency care. Established in 1880, St. Maryâ��s Hospital is Southern Arizonaâ��s longest continually operating hospital. It is home to the Carondelet Heart & Vascular Institute and The Carondelet Breast Center and is recognized as a destination hospital for the most modern and minimally invasive heart and vascular surgery, advanced stroke and emergency care. St. Maryâ��s offers every patient individualized care, personal attention by compassionate caregivers and some of the finest physicians and surgeons available.
Why Carondelet... When you join Carondeletâ��s Community Built on Care, our family of nurses, doctors, staff and healthcare specialists are dedicated to providing expert, compassionate care for all the families of Southern Arizona and the surrounding communities. Weâ��ve been caring for you and your loved ones for more than 135 years â�� right here, in this great community of ours. So this is our home too. Caring, nurturing and helping heal friends, loved ones and neighbors of Southern Arizona is our passion, and weâ��re honored to have the opportunity to serve you. From emergency services and heart care to orthopedics, advanced stroke treatment and more, weâ��re focused on providing you with expert care combined with a healthy dose of attentiveness and kindness. Carondelet Health Network. A community built on care.
Provides coordination of services to meet patients, families and staff's spiritual needs in a cost-effective manner. Participates in a collaborative process which assesses plans, implements, coordinates, monitors and evaluates options and services to meet spiritual needs.
Skills Required: Leadership; communication and teaching; organizational; interpersonal; team building and collaboration; spiritual assessment; interviewing; documentation; identification of potential risk situations or potential liability, flexibility for multi-site ministry.
-Initiates pastoral contacts with patients and families and offer spiritual/emotional support regarding present illness and its impact on the patientâ��s life, i.e., able to identify and work with grief and loss issues. -Assists patients and families regarding religious, spiritual and cultural practices during their hospital stay. Includes identifying usefulness of religious rituals as part of the healing process. -Accompanies patients, families, as is appropriate in End of Life Care issues; working with issues of forgiveness, reconciliation, guilt, anxiety, etc. -Performs full spiritual assessments that are meaningful to patients and staff. -Ensures that patients, families and staff can access a chaplain and be able to have their spiritual/religious needs met. -Demonstrates ability to discern the spiritual issues of patients, their support persons, and staff, and to provide appropriate and effective support. -Demonstrates understanding of major bioethical principles, facilitates bioethical decision making. - Understands and articulates the Ethical and Religious Directives for Catholic Health Care Services. - Maintains confidentiality in managing information, re: patients, their support persons, and hospital staff. -Understands and utilizes principles of crisis intervention.
EDUCATION Required: (from accredited institutions) Ordination and ecclesiastical endorsement by oneâ��s religious superior. For Catholic priests, endorsement by the Ordinary of the Diocese. Preferred: Masters in Theology, Spirituality, Pastoral Studies or Master of Divinity.
LICENSURE/CERTIFICATION/REGISTRATION Required: Certification or pursuing certification in the Association of Professional Chaplains, National Association of Catholic Chaplains, or National Association of Jewish Chaplains, with 4 units of Clinical Pastoral Education, or its equivalent.
WORK EXPERIENCE Preferred: Prior experience in hospital ministry.
OTHER/S Skills Required: Leadership; communication and teaching; organizational; interpersonal; team building and collaboration; spiritual assessment; interviewing; documentation; identification of potential risk situations or potential liability, flexibility for multi-site ministry. Preferred: Bilingual (Spanish and English)
Knowledge Required: Quality improvement process, related health care practices and standards; knowledge and competency in providing spiritual care for patients of diverse faith traditions from infancy thru the geriatric population, current practices, issues and regulations involved in transition planning; spiritual aspects of health care; professional and regulatory standards
Technology Required: Basic computer skills, personal technology tools, and awareness of current use of technology in related field. Preferred: Advanced computer skills, technology of the specialty.
Other Required: Must be able to work variable shifts, weekends and/or holidays and take call schedule as required.
Primary Location: Tucson, Arizona
Facility: Carondelet St. Mary's Hospital
Job Type: PT2Y
Shift Type: Days
Employment practices will not be influenced or affected by an applicantâ��s or employeeâ��s race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), national origin, age, disability, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran status or any other legally protected status. Tenet will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities unless doing so would result in an undue hardship.
Internal Number: 2105001161
About Carondelet St. Mary's Hospital
Tenet Healthcare Corporation (NYSE: THC) is a diversified healthcare services company headquartered in Dallas with 112,000 employees. Through an expansive care network that includes United Surgical Partners International, we operate 65 hospitals and approximately 510 other healthcare facilities, including surgical hospitals, ambulatory surgery centers, urgent care and imaging centers and other care sites and clinics. We also operate Conifer Health Solutions, which provides revenue cycle management and value-based care services to hospitals, health systems, physician practices, employers and other clients. Across the Tenet enterprise, we are united by our mission to deliver quality, compassionate care in the communities we serve.