Pastoral Care

(732) 321-7512

Pastoral Care Services / Chaplain Services
JFK Medical Center
65 James Street
Edison, NJ 08820

We at JFK recognize the importance of the integration of healthcare for the whole person -- physical, emotional, and spiritual. Turn to the Pastoral Care Department for emotional, spiritual, and religious support, including:

To contact a chaplain for all faiths, a priest, a rabbi, or other clergy, ask the nurse assigned to your care to page the Chaplain-on-Call or call the Pastoral Care office at (732) 321-7512.

A "Place of Prayer" For All Faiths

The Medical Center's Place of Prayer creates a sacred, welcoming environment for individuals of all faiths. It embraces diversity by inviting people of all backgrounds to meditate and reflect during times of personal stress, loss, and joy. The Place of Prayer is open 24-hours, seven days per week and is located on the second floor of the Medial Center.

Medical Center TV Channel 27

For your convenience, some Place of Prayer services can be viewed on channel 27. Information on services is posted on the bulletin board outside the Place of Prayer entrance, second floor.

Clinical Pastoral Education (CPE) at JFK

The Pastoral Care Department at JFK offers a Clinical Pastoral Education program. Apply now for the Summer and Extended unit. (Click here to learn more about the Clinical Education program.)

Curriculum Components Include:

For more information on the CPE program, or to apply, contact the Pastoral Care Department at (732) 321-7512. The CPE unit will be granted by the College of Pastoral Supervision and Psychotherapy, Inc.