Tuesday 22 Jan 2019


Welcome to The Chaplaincy Services Department of the P.C.E.A Tumutumu's Hospital provides patients, their friends and family as well as the P.C.E.A Tumutumu staff and P.C.E.A Tumutumu Nursing students with emotional, spiritual, and religious support.

When should I meet the Hospitals’ chaplain?

For patients and families:

  • If you would like to talk to someone about your faith
  • If you are struggling with the meaning of your illness
  • If you are faced with difficult treatment choices
  • If you would like to request a religious ritual specific to your tradition or situation
  • If you have received difficult news
  • If you are far from home and would like support
  • If you are anticipating surgery
  • If you would like someone to pray with you or bless you
  • If you are grieving a loss
  • If you are feeling anxious or fearful, hopeful or grateful

For staff and Students:

  • If you, yourself, are dealing with a spiritual issue
  • If you would like someone to pray with you or bless you
  • If you would like information on a patient’s religious tradition in order to provide competent care.
  • If you have religious or ethical concerns about the work you perform
  • If you would like to arrange a memorial service for a deceased colleague
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