Pastoral Care Services

Our pastoral care staff is here to help and support you and your family while receiving care at UPMC Western Maryland. Our team of pastoral care professionals is specially trained to work within the health system to provide spiritual care with deep respect for your own religious beliefs and faith traditions.

Questions? Call 240-964-7000


Our Services

Chaplains and pastoral care staff are available 7 days a week, 24 hours a day at the health system. To request the services of a chaplain, you can contact a nurse or dial zero (“0”) for the operator from your bedside phone and then the operator will contact the appropriate person.

Outside the hospital, please call the operator at 240-964-7000 and ask for the on-call chaplain.

Services Available:

  • Pastoral visitations
  • Sacrament ministry
  • Religious services
  • Support groups
  • Chapel
  • Bibles
  • Religious literature

Please do not hesitate to call. Our team is here and willing to help.