The chaplain residency program at Abbott Northwestern, Mercy Hospital, and United Hospitals offers advanced, specialized training in clinical pastoral care. The program emphasizes spiritual/theological integration and ethical reflection. Residents experience clinical assignments that provide in-depth exposure to specialty areas, enabling each student to become an integral part of the health care team.
These clinical assignments are available as part of the residency program at Abbott Northwestern Hospital:
These clinical assignments are available as part of the residency program at United Hospital:
Each unit of the residency program curriculum has a different focus or theme articulated through a project or integrative paper:
The chaplain residency program lasts 12 months at Abbott Northwestern Hospital and nine months at United and Mercy Hospitals.
$375 for each unit.
More information on stipend and benefits.
To qualify for this program, students must complete one full unit of ACPE accredited clinical pastoral education and have a graduate theological degree. Ordination and pastoral experience are preferred, but not required.
Complete the Allina Health CPE Center Application and/or visit the to apply section.
Call 612-863-1304 or