Learning a few words of a patient's native language to strengthen our relationship.
That's what Extending the Healing Ministry of Christ means to me.

Singing songs with a five-year-old boy in the emergency department who's afraid and in a lot of pain.
That's what Extending the Healing Ministry of Christ means to me.

Helping my patients face the unexpected with courage and dignity.
That's what Extending the Healing Ministry of Christ means to me.

Buying a bus pass for a woman who walks four miles a day to visit her husband.
That's what Extending the Healing Ministry of Christ means to me.

Asking patients if they have any needs about which I can pray.
That's what Extending the Healing Ministry of Christ means to me.

Anticipating what my patient needs before she asks for it.
That's what Extending the Healing Ministry of Christ means to me.