How to call a chaplain at Kaseman
To immediately connect your patient (and/or family) with a chaplain, use Vocera. Otherwise, you may dial 505-841-1234. You are also welcome to arrange a "Chaplaincy Service Consult" on Epic. However, for non-emergency spiritual care needs, feel free to leave a message for Chaplain Donnel at 505-291-2510.
When to call a chaplain for patients and family
Spirituality can be a great source of comfort for people; however, when person is facing a loss, physical and/or emotional pain, or other challenges, they may experience spiritual distress. Spiritual distress occurs when a person is no longer able to find meaning, peace, comfort, strength or connection to life. Below are a list of what to look for that might be indicators that a person may be experiencing spiritual distress: