Certification and CPE units HEPCert The practical application of the mission of the hospice chaplain in the field of bereavement and institutional care as well as private care. The means by which a chaplain may obtain CPE units. Long-term Goal The need to acquire the knowledge and endorsement so that a good chaplain may become a certified chaplain with CPE Units. To be eligible in any institution to perform the duties of a chaplain. Institutional and Private The institution, Medicare and private insurance expect professional behavior and care. Chaplains are required by law to give needful information in order to for a patient to be properly evaluated each month. Chaplains and bereavement coordinators are responsible for the spiritual and emotional needs as they pertain to the patient and family dynamics. Fulfilling patient and family needs as well as institutional needs. Provide a comprehensive learning package that is geared toward success. The patient and customer are served to the highest extent possible, strengthening patient and family confidence in you and/or the company you work for. Strengths and Advantages Along with certification and endorsement through a recognized entity and denomination, you are able to acquire CPE units through education and experience. Next Steps of Action What you need to do is apply your knowledge by registering with HEPCert to get a certification and receive CPE's. Follow the simple directions and you are on your way! Go to www.hepcert.org to begin today!