Regarding Second Spike of COVID-19:

Click here for our Visitor Policy (Effective 7/16)

Chaplain Services

List of Chaplain Services:

The Chaplain Services Department at RMC is staffed by a host of volunteers under the direction of Chaplain Jim Wilson. The ministry provides an outreach in the hospital as well as the community at large through:

  • ministry to patients, family members, and staff by Daytime Volunteer Visitors, On-Call Chaplains and Chaplain Wilson
  • ministry to individuals through Suppport Groups (of which there are currently 11), and professional counseling by Chaplain Wilson
  • a Parish Nurse Program to assist local area churches with a Wellness Program for their congregation
  • Daytime Chaplains to minister in the Intensive Care Unit, Step-Down Unit, and Emergency Department
  • a Critical Incident Stress Management Team to meet the needs of this and other communities during catastrophic events, Worship Services conducted twice on Sunday, and a Song Ministry for Psychiatric Patients

There is a need for persons with a variety of skills to assist in this Ministry. If you are interested in becoming a Chaplain Services Volunteer, please contact Chaplain Wilson at (256) 235-5146.

Cheaha Crisis Management Team (CCMT)

“A peer driven team that combines mental health professionals with public safety and public servant professionals to address concerns related to stress and trauma”

Services Provided

  • Seminars and Training Events
  • One-On-One Responses
  • Group Defusing
  • Group Debriefing
  • Crisis Management Briefing
  • Demobilization
Roundtable COVID Talks
Dr. Zinn, Chaplain Wilson, and Ted Embry discussing COVID.

Ways to Get In Touch

General Information:
Chaplain Jim Wilson
(256) 235-5146

Intervention Request:
Ted Embry, Team Leader
(256) 282-9573

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