During crises or major life change, a person's sense of spirituality and their belief system often come into focus. MU Health Care believes that total patient care demands attention to the spiritual as well as the physical and emotional needs of each patient. Members of the Pastoral Care staff are available to assist you, whatever your religious tradition.
- Spiritual assessments
- Traditional religious functions such as prayer and sacraments
- Personal visitation
- Spiritual guidance and grief support
- Crisis intervention
- Assistance in acquiring support services from ones' own tradition or faith
- Help with exploring new meaning/hope in life changes
If you wish to see a chaplain, rabbi, priest or minister of your faith, please call Pastoral Care at 573-882-2236. When the office is closed, dial 0 and ask the hospital operator to page the chaplain.