CHI Health

Omaha, NE


Tom Backer

Palliative Chaplain - CPE Educator

As Palliative Chaplain the incumbent will provide spiritual, religious and emotional support to palliative patients and their families and to advance competence of palliative spiritual care across the system. As CPE Educator the incumbent will provide individual and group supervision of CHI Health CPE program participants. 


  • Master of Divinity or equivalent
  • ACPE Associate Certified Educator
  • APC or NACC Board Certified Chaplain Eligibility
  • Experience in hospice or palliative care chaplaincy service
  • Ability to chart effectively
  • Experience with program innovation and development
  • Accepting and understanding of diverse religious beliefs and practices