AdventHealth Hospice Care is the only not-for-profit, faith-based, Hospice provider in the Greater Orlando Area
We are part of the largest healthcare system in the area, AdventHealth
For almost 30 years, we have provided compassionate care to patients and families during their time of need
We are a growing organization looking for special talent to come and grow with us
Besides offering world-class entertainment at the theme parks, the Central Florida area boasts many other entertainment options, such as state parks, nearby beaches, restaurants, performing arts, and professional sports
Work Hours/Shift: PRN
You Will Be Responsible For:
Acts as liaison with the religious leader of the patient/family or spiritual community, as appropriate.
Makes initial pastoral care assessment of the patient/family within 5 days of the patient’s admission.
Designs a pastoral care plan and oversee its implementation.
Make bereavement calls to the patient’s family with 2 working days of the patient’s death; give bereavement support; and provide bereavement assessment to the bereavement coordinator.
Conducts and support hospice bereavement groups in cooperation with the bereavement staff.
Promotes the role of hospice and develop a supportive network between HOTC and clergy, churches, synagogues and community organizations.
What You Will Need:
Master’s degree (M.A.) in Divinity or related field is required. Employed by Seventh Day Adventist Conference is required. An equivalent combination of education and experience may be substituted at the discretion of the Administrator.
A minimum of 3 years related experience and/or training is required.
Satisfactory completion of background screening or other consumer reports, when applicable in compliance with Hospice of the Comforter policy and AHCA regulations.
Satisfactory compliance of Hospice of the Comforter’s drug free workplace policy.
Participate in appropriate continuing education and training as required by supervisor.
Successful completion of the Hospice of the Comforter Orientation and Training, as appropriate.
Maintain a current, valid Florida Driver's License in good standing with a safe driving record and a reliable vehicle.
Maintain valid personal automobile insurance
The Chaplain SDA is responsible for providing spiritual support and services to Hospice of the Comforter patients and their care givers and family members, Hospice of the Comforter staff, and the staff of associated residential facilities. This position also should be able to relate supportively to all faiths and assisting the patient/family in clarifying their spiritual welfare and concerns as well as arranging for other spiritual support or
Internal Number: 21000885
AdventHealth Greater Orlando (formerly Florida Hospital) is one of the largest faith-based health care providers in the United States. For 150 years, we have carried on a tradition of providing whole-person care that not only addresses patients' physical ailments, but also supports their emotional and spiritual well-being. We demonstrate the same level of compassion and care for our employees as well, doing all that we can to help them realize their full potential – both personally and professionally.