Cold and Flu Season Can Be a Monster

Flu & Cold Season Can Be A Monster

Flu is prevalent in our community right now. Visit our Flu Resource Center to learn about flu prevention, signs and symptoms, and help us protect our patients, families and staff from RSV and the flu by following these visitation restrictions.

  • No visitors under the age of 12 are allowed in patient care areas.
  • Please do not visit patients if you are experiencing fever, vomiting, diarrhea or cold or flu-like symptoms.

Important Program Dates

Program: Spring Intern 2018 – Hospital Based & Urban Ministry

ADMISSIONS CRITERIA – PREREQUISITES FOR INTERNS

  • Bachelor's degree is required and interns often have completed at least one year of theological school
  • Ordination or authorization to function in ministry by one’s faith community
  • Ministry involvement or experience as clergy or laity
  • Completed application, including fee of $10.00 (payable to WakeMed Dept. of Spiritual Care)
  • Interview with CPE supervisory staff
  • Dates: January 8 – May 7, 2018
  • Tuition: $375.00 (in addition to $10.00 application fee)
  • Benefits: On-call meal tickets, pharmacy discounts, free parking
  • Schedule:Mondays, 8:00am to 4:30pm for approximately 17 weeks

UNIT REQUIREMENTS:

  • 12-15 hours weekly on clinical area / urban ministry site, (in addition to on-call shifts and weekend consults / on-call assist rotations
  • Completion of Educational Requirements
  • On-Call Rotations, usually 10-12 (twelve hour shifts) each unit
  • Assistance with Spiritual Care Consults/Needs (Saturday or Sunday, 6 hour shift on a rotating basis)
  • Applications accepted / reviewed starting September 2017

Program: Summer Intern 2018 – Hospital Based & Urban Ministry

ADMISSIONS CRITERIA – PREREQUISITES FOR INTERNS

  • Bachelor’s degree is required and interns often have completed at least one year of theological school
  • Ordination or authorization to function in ministry by one’s faith community
  • Ministry involvement or experience as clergy or laity
  • Completed application, including fee of $10.00 (payable to WakeMed Dept. of Spiritual Care)
  • Interview with CPE supervisory staff
  • Dates: May 21 – August 3, 2018 (Orientation: May 21 - 25, 2018)
  • Tuition: $375.00 (in addition to the $10 application fee)
  • Benefits: On-call meal tickets, pharmacy discounts, free parking
  • Schedule: Monday through Friday, 8:00am – 4:30pm

UNIT REQUIREMENTS:

  • 20 hours weekly on clinical area / urban ministry site (in addition to on-call and weekend consults / on-call assist rotations)
  • Completion of Educational Requirements
  • On-Call Rotations, usually 10 twelve hour shifts
  • Assistance with Spiritual Care Consults/Needs and on-call assistance (Saturday or Sunday, 6 hour shift on a rotating basis)
  • Applications now being accepted

Program: Extended Intern Fall 2018 - Hospital Based & Urban Ministry

ADMISSIONS CRITERIA – PREREQUISITES FOR INTERNS

  • Bachelor's degree is required and interns often have completed at least one year of theological school
  • Ordination or authorization to function in ministry by one’s faith community
  • Ministry involvement or experience as clergy or laity
  • Completed application, including fee of $10.00 (payable to WakeMed Dept. of Spiritual Care)
  • Interview with CPE supervisory staff
  • Dates: August 20– December 10, 2018
  • Tuition: $375.00 (in addition to $10.00 application fee)
  • Benefits: On-call meal tickets, pharmacy discounts, free parking
  • Schedule: Mondays, 8:00am to 4:30pm for approximately 17 weeks

UNIT REQUIREMENTS

  • 12-15 hours weekly on clinical area / urban ministry site (in addition to on-call shifts and weekend consults / on-call assist rotations)
  • Completion of Educational Requirements
  • On-Call Rotations, usually 10-12 (twelve hour shifts) each unit
  • Assistance with Spiritual Care Consults/Needs and on-call assistance (Saturday or Sunday, 6 hour shift on a rotating basis)
  • Applications accepted / reviewed starting April 2017

Program: Residency 2018-2019

ADMISSIONS CRITERIA – PREREQUISITES FOR CHAPLAIN RESIDENTS

  • A Master’s degree from an accredited college or university
  • The successful completion of at least one unit of ACPE accredited CPE
  • Ordination or authorization to function in ministry by one’s faith community
  • Completed application, including fee of $10.00 (Payable to WakeMed Dept. of Spiritual Care)
  • Interview with CPE supervisory staff
  • Dates: August 20, 2018 – August 20, 2019
  • Positions Available:6
  • Prerequisites: Master’s Degree from an accredited theological seminary, college or university; Successful completion of at least one unit of accredited CPE
  • Tuition: $275.00 each unit, 3 CPE units for the year
  • Stipend: Yes, approximately $32,500
  • Benefits: Medical Insurance, Life Insurance, free parking, 26 paid days off, on-call meal tickets, and pharmacy discounts
  • Schedule: Monday – Friday work schedule, 8:00am – 4:30pm, plus on-call rotations

UNIT REQUIREMENTS:

  • 20 hours weekly on clinical areas
  • On-call rotations, usually 4-6 twelve hour shifts per month (will receive flex time)
  • Completion of Educational Requirements
  • Application deadline: December 1, 2017

Additional Information:

  • Students seeking academic course credit for CPE should contact their seminary / divinity school registrar for information and guidance.
  • Tuition is payable to WakeMed Department of Spiritual Care. A limited number of tuition scholarships are available.
  • Applications are reviewed as they are received with some consideration given to group composition. Interested students are encouraged to apply early.
  • The Residency program consists of three units of CPE over the one year period.
  • Information is subject to change. Contact Spiritual Care at 919.350.8556 for the most updated information.

CPE Application: Download Application

There is a $10.00 application fee for all CPE programs at WakeMed. Please send the completed application and a check (made out to WakeMed Department of Spiritual Care) to:

WakeMed Health & Hospitals
Department of Spiritual Care
3000 New Bern Avenue
Raleigh, NC 27610

If applications are sent electronically, please mail the $10.00 application fee. Questions may be answered by calling 919-350-8556 or by email to Mary Ann Boothe.