Chaplains' mission: Address needs of specific patients

September 2009
Hospice Management Advisor;Sep2009, Vol. 14 Issue 9, p103
The article offers information on the role play by chaplains to terminally ill patients. Chaplains frequently play central role in ethical decision making concerning care. Moreover, chaplains frequently serve on hospital ethics committees and play central function in ethics consults. In addition, chaplains typically minister to the health care team and not just to patients.


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