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Providence Health & Services Chaplain Pastoral Care in Medford, Oregon


Providence is calling a Chaplain Pastoral Care - Spiritual Care (0.0 FTE, Rotating/Variable) to Providence Medford Medical Center in Medford , OR.

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We are seeking a Chaplain Pastoral Care - Spiritual Care who will provide spiritual and emotional support and guidance to patients, their families, guests, volunteers, employees and physicians. Supports the decision makers with skills in Christian theological ethics as applied to health care.

In this position you will have the following responsibilities:

  • Establish personal contact with patients and their families on assigned units

  • Assess emotional and spiritual needs and ministers to those needs

  • Respond to traumas, codes, deaths, and other emergencies as called.

  • Function as a member of both the health care team and Pastoral Care Services team including participation in programs, consultations, referrals, meetings, record keeping, first and second call according to schedule and assigned work

  • Maintain personal expertise through appropriate educational experiences

  • Seek educational opportunities in age-related fields to enhance ministry to all age categories, from adolescent to geriatric.


Required qualifications for this position includes:

  • Master's Degree in Theology or related field -OR- Other evidence of understanding and application of current theology

  • Coursework/Training of at least one unit of CPE

  • Current endorsement of sponsoring religious group

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • Certification by either the NACC (National Association of Catholic Chaplains), APC (Association of Professional Chaplains), NAJC (National Association of Jewish Chaplains), or CASC (Canadian Association for Spiritual Care

About Providence in Oregon

As the largest healthcare system and largest private employer in Oregon, Providence offers exceptional work environments and unparalleled career opportunities.

The Providence Experience begins each time our patients or their families have an encounter with a Providence team member and continues throughout their visit or stay. Whether you provide direct or indirect patient care, we want our patients to feel that they are in a welcoming place where they can be comfortable and free from anxiety. Our employees create the Providence Experience through simple, caring behaviors such as acknowledging and welcoming each visitor, introducing ourselves and Providence, addressing people by name, providing the duration of estimated wait times and updating frequently if timelines change, explaining situations in a way that puts patients at ease, carefully listening to their concerns, and always thanking people for trusting Providence for their healthcare needs. At Providence, our quality vision is simple,

"Providence will provide the best care and service to every person, every time."

Providence is consistently ranked among the top 100 companies to work for in Oregon. It is also home to two of our award-winning Magnet medical centers. Providence hospitals and clinics are located in numerous areas, ranging from the Columbia Gorge to the wine country to sunny southern Oregon to charming coastal communities to the urban setting of Portland. If you want a vibrant lifestyle while working with a team highly committed to the art of healing, choose from our many options in Oregon.

We offer comprehensive, best-in-class benefits to our caregivers. For more information, visit

Our Mission

As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

About Us

Providence is a comprehensive not-for-profit network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services continuing a more than 100-year tradition of serving the poor and vulnerable. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: On Call

Shift: Variable

Job Category: Spiritual/Mission/Pastoral Care

Location: Oregon-Medford

Req ID: 297976