Stormont-Vail chaplains are experienced clergy, authorized and sanctioned by their faith group, with graduate degrees in theology and specialized clinical training to provide pastoral care and counseling. The chaplains’ philosophy of care is that treatment of the whole person - body, mind and spirit - is integral to health and healing. Stormont-Vail chaplains are experienced in:
The Stormont-Vail chapel is located on the first floor between the North and South towers. A weekly prayer service is held at 12:05 p.m. each Wednesday and special services are held on Christmas Eve, Ash Wednesday, Good Friday and Easter. These services are open to everyone - patients, families, visitors and staff-and are broadcast to patient rooms through an internal television system. The chapel is a beautiful sacred space available 24 hours a day.
Chaplains are available around-the-clock to respond to emergency needs. Please ask a member of the nursing staff to request an urgent chaplain visit. To arrange for a non-urgent visit from a chaplain, please call (785) 354-6095.