Chaplains

News of Note

Chaplain Partnership welcomes (back!) Chaplain Mary Timko, who started serving on a permanent basis at University Hospitals Elyria Medical Center in July. Over the last few years, Mary has assisted Chaplain Partnership by filling in for chaplains who needed coverage if they were out for vacation or extended medical leave. She also served as a CP […]

Hurray for Chaplains

The people of Maine have spoken and that’s great news for the communities served by Northern Light Eastern Maine Medical Center. The decision by the hospital last year to lay off its paid chaplains and replace them with volunteers struck a nerve with many who expressed their dismay that professional chaplains were not part of […]

In Memoriam

Our friend and former colleague, Chaplain Allen Alexander, passed away on June 22. He was a kind soul with a wonderful smile who was a blessing to those he served. The author of two books, he had a great sense of humor coupled with genuine sense of compassion for those he met. Rest in God’s […]

We’re Hiring!

Chaplain Partnership is currently engaged in a search to name a new part-time chaplain for UH Portage Medical Center. For additional information please click here.

Help Us Celebrate National Pastoral Care Week!

This week, October 22-28, 2017, Chaplain Partnership is proud to celebrate National Pastoral Care Week. The theme for this year’s observance is “Hospitality: Cultivating Inclusion”, and given recent events in our nation, it’s an especially timely message.   Join us this week as we celebrate the important role that pastoral/spiritual care providers offer to those […]

Exploring the Spiritual Side of Medicine

On July 24 Chaplain Partnership’s Fr. David Radzik (palliative care chaplain at UH Rainbow Babies & Children’s and MacDonald Women’s Hospitals) participated in a Culture and Health panel presented by Case Western Reserve University’s School of Medicine for students enrolled in their Physician Assistant (PA) program. The students participated in very interactive and interesting discussions […]

Chaplain Milestones

Congratulations to the following chaplains, who celebrated their ordinations this year: Chaplain Elyse Berry, who was ordained in the Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) on Sunday, February 5 at Disciples Christian Church in Cleveland Heights; Chaplain Vance Awa, who was ordained in the United Church of Christ on Sunday, July 30 at Lakewood Congregational Church; […]

Community Clergy Education Day

Congratulations to Chaplains Tricia Gilbert, Alice Walsh, Elyse Berry and Jim Vander Schuur for the success of their Third Annual Community Clergy Education Day held on April 27 at the Gemini Center in Fairview Park. This year’s topic was “When Your Congregants Are in Pain: What I Wished They Had Taught Me in Seminary.”   […]

Thank You from a Medical School Student

Dear Rev. Werner, It was a great privilege to be able to shadow you and watch you work today. The experience helps me as a medical student understand aspects of patients and their care that I may not be able to experience as well while wearing a white coat. Thank you very much for your […]

Congratulations, Fr. David!

Here’s a great article about one of Chaplain Partnership’s finest, Fr. David Radzik! Congratulations, Fr. Dave, and best wishes for continued success!      

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