skip to Cookie NoticeSkip to contents

Brigham and Women's Hospital is open and seeing patients. All scheduled appointments and procedures will happen as planned on Monday, July 22.

Header Skipped.

Services We Provide

  • 24/7 coverage: A chaplain is in the hospital at all times.
  • Rounding on assigned units
  • Responding to referrals
  • Pre-op visits
  • Response to all Code Blues and Code Trauma
  • Daily Interfaith Worship Service (at noon in the Chapel)
  • Baptisms
  • Blessings
  • End of Life Rituals
  • Memorial Services
  • Marriages
  • Consultations
  • Committees
  • Palliative Care Rounds
  • In-service presentations
  • Mass Cards for loved ones who have passed away

Faith Specific Services

  • Muslim Prayer Service on Fridays at 1pm
    • Location: Harvard Medical School
    • Please call the office for location at (617) 732-7480 or see the map in front of the chapel.
  • Communion for Catholic and Protestant Patients
  • Sacrament of the Sick for Catholics
  • Shabbat Candles for Jewish Patients
  • Prayer for Muslim Patients
  • Rituals for Religious holy days
  • Response to faith specific requests

**Please note: Spiritual Care Services Department cannot request Kosher Meals (please speak with BWH Food Services) and cannot perform religious circumcisions (please speak with your own congregation).**

Please also see Reasons to Call a Chaplain.

Learn more about Brigham and Women's Hospital

For over a century, a leader in patient care, medical education and research, with expertise in virtually every specialty of medicine and surgery.

About BWH