WBUR News: Spiritual care at a distance, masked: Chaplains during COVID-19

Hospital and nursing home chaplains are working round the clock, often in circumstances they never imagined, as the death toll from COVID-19 rises in Massachusetts and beyond.

WBUR asked four members of the clergy who counsel patients in COVID-19 units to capture part of this experience.

Katie Rimer is the director of spiritual care and education at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center. Rimer is among a small group of chaplains who come into the hospital during the pandemic while others provide phone support.

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