Chapels and Chaplains

(316) 962-2310 or 1-800-362-0288 Ext. 22310

Welcome to Wesley Pastoral Care and Education. We are here to meet the spiritual needs of our patients, their families and our staff, and to provide pastoral care education for those who are dedicated to the spiritual support of others.

Our staff

Wesley Medical Center, including Galichia Heart Hospital, employs three full-time chaplains, one part-time chaplain and two PRN chaplains. The staff also includes a CPE program manager, an administrative assistant, a Director of Pastoral Care and Education and  five CPE Chaplain Residents. The Wesley chaplains come from a wide variety of denominational affiliations and offer multi-faith spiritual support to patients, families and staff.

Ministry to patients, families and staff

Patient support

  • Pastoral care
  • Spiritual concerns
  • Presurgical visits
  • Crisis care
  • End-of-life care

Family support

  • Hospitality
  • Orientation to hospital
  • Crisis ministry
  • Continuing care
  • Bereavement care

Worship and sacraments

  • Wesley Memorial Chapel and St. Luke's Chapel available for prayer and meditation
  • Communion upon request
  • Emergency baptism
  • Blessing of infants

Staff support

  • Critical incident stress debriefing
  • Disaster support for patients, our staff and community outreach
  • Spiritual and emotional support for Wesley employees

Services to clergy and spiritual leaders

  • Daily patient affiliation lists maintained in the department

Clinical Pastoral Education

Our Clinical Pastoral Education is accredited by the Association for Clinical Pastoral Education, Inc. to offer programs at Level 1, Level 2, and Supervisory Clinical Pastoral Education.