The Pastoral Care Ministers at Presence Covenant Medical Center are available 24/7 to help staff, patients, family members, and accompany on their spiritual journeys. Pastoral Ministers are willing to listen to concerns about religious matters. Our Pastoral Ministers also work closely with the clergy of the community in caring for people.
Pastoral Care is available for:
Spiritual, ethical, and religious needs
Grief support and debriefing
Education in the areas of spirituality, grief and loss, ethics, and Advance Directives
Use of Chapel
When to contact Pastoral Care for Patients and Families
- Issues related to God or faith
- When a Clergy member is called
- Someone to pray with
- For Support
- Dealing with issues of grief or loss
- Dealing with stress
- When receiving difficult news
- When working through ethical issues
- When discussing Advance Medical Directives
- Interdisciplinary patient and family consultations
If you have additional questions, please contact one of our Pastoral Ministers at 217.337.2173.
Patients are welcome to view chapel services that are broadcast over the in-house television station. The chapel, located on the Main Level, is also available for patients and visitors for quiet meditation and prayer.
For urgent issues, please call 217.337.2000 and request a page for Pastoral Care.
For non-urgent issues, please call 217.337.2173.