George F Handzo

Summary

Affiliation: The HealthCare Chaplaincy
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc A national study of chaplaincy services and end-of-life outcomes
    Kevin J Flannelly
    Buehler Center on Aging, Health and Society, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, 750 N, Lake Shore Drive, Suite 601, Chicago, IL, 60611, USA
    BMC Palliat Care 11:10. 2012
  2. ncbi request reprint Best practices in professional pastoral care
    George F Handzo
    Clinical Pastoral Services, The HealthCare Chaplaincy, 307 East 60th Street, New York, NY 10022, USA
    South Med J 99:663-4. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint What do chaplains really do? II. Interventions in the New York Chaplaincy Study
    George F Handzo
    The HealthCare Chaplaincy, USA
    J Health Care Chaplain 14:39-56. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint Professional chaplaincy: establishing a hospital-based department
    George Handzo
    Strategic Development, The HealthCare Chaplaincy, New York City, NY, USA
    Healthc Exec 21:38-9. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint What do chaplains really do? I. Visitation in the New York Chaplaincy Study
    George F Handzo
    The HealthCare Chaplaincy, USA
    J Health Care Chaplain 14:20-38. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint Spiritual care: whose job is it anyway?
    George Handzo
    Clinical Services, The HealthCare Chaplaincy, New York, NY 10022, USA
    South Med J 97:1242-4. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint What do chaplains really do? III. Referrals in the New York Chaplaincy Study
    Lauren C Vanderwerker
    The HealthCare Chaplaincy, USA
    J Health Care Chaplain 14:57-73. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint Topography of referrals to chaplains in the Metropolitan Chaplaincy Study
    Kathleen Galek
    The HealthCare Chaplaincy, 307 E 60th St, New York, NY 10022, USA
    J Pastoral Care Counsel 63:6-1-13. 2009
  9. doi request reprint Selected findings from the "New York" and the "metropolitan" chaplaincy studies: a 10-year comparison of chaplaincy in the New York City area
    Lauren C Vanderwerker
    The Spears Research Institute of HealthCare Chaplaincy, New York, New York 10022, USA
    J Health Care Chaplain 15:13-24. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint A national survey of hospital directors' views about the importance of various chaplain roles: differences among disciplines and types of hospitals
    Kevin J Flannelly
    The HealthCare Chaplaincy, 307 East 60th Street, New York, NY 10022, USA
    J Pastoral Care Counsel 60:213-25. 2006

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Publications22

  1. pmc A national study of chaplaincy services and end-of-life outcomes
    Kevin J Flannelly
    Buehler Center on Aging, Health and Society, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, 750 N, Lake Shore Drive, Suite 601, Chicago, IL, 60611, USA
    BMC Palliat Care 11:10. 2012
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  2. ncbi request reprint Best practices in professional pastoral care
    George F Handzo
    Clinical Pastoral Services, The HealthCare Chaplaincy, 307 East 60th Street, New York, NY 10022, USA
    South Med J 99:663-4. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint What do chaplains really do? II. Interventions in the New York Chaplaincy Study
    George F Handzo
    The HealthCare Chaplaincy, USA
    J Health Care Chaplain 14:39-56. 2008
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint Professional chaplaincy: establishing a hospital-based department
    George Handzo
    Strategic Development, The HealthCare Chaplaincy, New York City, NY, USA
    Healthc Exec 21:38-9. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint What do chaplains really do? I. Visitation in the New York Chaplaincy Study
    George F Handzo
    The HealthCare Chaplaincy, USA
    J Health Care Chaplain 14:20-38. 2008
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint Spiritual care: whose job is it anyway?
    George Handzo
    Clinical Services, The HealthCare Chaplaincy, New York, NY 10022, USA
    South Med J 97:1242-4. 2004
    ..Seeing the physician as the generalist in spiritual care and the chaplain as the specialist is a helpful model...
  7. ncbi request reprint What do chaplains really do? III. Referrals in the New York Chaplaincy Study
    Lauren C Vanderwerker
    The HealthCare Chaplaincy, USA
    J Health Care Chaplain 14:57-73. 2008
    ..9%). Results are discussed in relation to the need to clarify the role of the chaplain to the rest of the healthcare team, to recognize when there is a spiritual cause of emotional distress, and to establish effective referral protocols...
  8. ncbi request reprint Topography of referrals to chaplains in the Metropolitan Chaplaincy Study
    Kathleen Galek
    The HealthCare Chaplaincy, 307 E 60th St, New York, NY 10022, USA
    J Pastoral Care Counsel 63:6-1-13. 2009
    ..Patient and family referrals usually involved positive patient affect, whereas staff referrals usually involved negative patient affect...
  9. doi request reprint Selected findings from the "New York" and the "metropolitan" chaplaincy studies: a 10-year comparison of chaplaincy in the New York City area
    Lauren C Vanderwerker
    The Spears Research Institute of HealthCare Chaplaincy, New York, New York 10022, USA
    J Health Care Chaplain 15:13-24. 2008
    ..We discuss ways that chaplains seem to be adjusting successfully to increasing demands on their time...
  10. ncbi request reprint A national survey of hospital directors' views about the importance of various chaplain roles: differences among disciplines and types of hospitals
    Kevin J Flannelly
    The HealthCare Chaplaincy, 307 East 60th Street, New York, NY 10022, USA
    J Pastoral Care Counsel 60:213-25. 2006
    ..The importance that directors accorded to all the chaplain roles examined was also influenced by their own spirituality and religiosity, as well as the religious affiliation of their institution...
  11. doi request reprint A methodological analysis of chaplaincy research: 2000-2009
    Kathleen Galek
    The Spears Research Institute, HealthCare Chaplaincy, New York, New York 10022, USA
    J Health Care Chaplain 17:126-45. 2011
    ..The authors conclude that more experimental research is needed on chaplaincy, along with an increased use of hypothesis testing, regardless of the research designs that are used...
  12. doi request reprint To pray or not to pray: considering gender and religious concordance in praying with the ill
    Kathleen Galek
    The Spears Research Institute, HealthCare Chaplaincy, New York, NY 10022, USA
    J Health Care Chaplain 16:42-52. 2009
    ..Chaplains were also significantly more likely to pray with patients of their own gender (gender concordance) than with patients of the other gender (gender discordance)...
  13. ncbi request reprint A preliminary proposal for a scale to measure the effectiveness of pastoral care with family members of hospitalized patients
    Kevin J Flannelly
    The HealthCare Chaplaincy, 307 East 60th Street, New York, NY 10022, USA
    J Pastoral Care Counsel 61:19-29. 2007
    ..The value of the scale is discussed in terms of its being a more outcome-oriented measure of effectiveness compared to typical family satisfaction instruments...
  14. ncbi request reprint A three-year study of chaplains' professional activities at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York city
    Kevin J Flannelly
    The HealthCare Chaplaincy, New York, New York 10022, USA
    Psychooncology 12:760-8. 2003
    ..e. patient status). Visit duration also varied by patient status, with pre-operative visits being significantly shorter than post-operative or treatment visits...
  15. ncbi request reprint A national survey of health care administrators' views on the importance of various chaplain roles
    Kevin J Flannelly
    The HealthCare Chaplaincy, 307 East 60th Street, New York, NY 10022, USA
    J Pastoral Care Counsel 59:87-96. 2005
    ..In all but a few instances, the level of importance that administrators assigned to the various roles were positively related to their ratings of their own religiousness and spirituality (r's = .11 to .26, p < .05)...
  16. ncbi request reprint To what extent are the spiritual needs of hospital patients being met?
    Kevin J Flannelly
    The HealthCare Chaplaincy, New York, NY 10022, USA
    Int J Psychiatry Med 35:319-23. 2005
    ..Based on the limited data available, we estimated the proportion of hospitalized patients who are visited by chaplains. Our analyses yielded a point estimate of 20% (+/- 10%), depending on a number of factors...
  17. ncbi request reprint 2009 Spiritual Care Collaborative survey results on continuing education
    Martin Montonye
    HealthCare Chaplaincy, New York, NY, USA
    J Pastoral Care Counsel 64:4.1-7. 2010
    ..Additionally, continuing education preferences vary depending upon constituent groups. These findings have implications for the design of future educational programs...
  18. ncbi request reprint Factors affecting healthcare chaplaincy and the provision of pastoral care in the United States
    Kevin J Flannelly
    HealthCare Chaplaincy, 307 East 60th Street, New York, NY 10022, USA
    J Pastoral Care Counsel 58:127-30. 2004
  19. ncbi request reprint Department directors' perceptions of the roles and functions of hospital chaplains: a national survey
    Kevin J Flannelly
    The HealthCare Chaplaincy, New York City, USA
    Hosp Top 83:19-27. 2005
    ..Overall, there was a tendency for directors in smaller hospitals, especially those with fewer than 100 patients, to place less importance on most of the chaplain roles investigated here...
  20. doi request reprint Testing the efficacy of chaplaincy care
    Katherine R B Jankowski
    Professional and Continuing Studies, HealthCare Chaplaincy, New York, New York 10022, USA
    J Health Care Chaplain 17:100-25. 2011
    ....
  21. ncbi request reprint Science and ministry: confusion and reality
    George F Handzo
    Clinical Services, HealthCare Chaplaincy, 307 East 70th Street, New York, NY 10022, USA
    J Health Care Chaplain 12:73-9. 2002
    ....
  22. ncbi request reprint An analysis of referrals to chaplains in a community hospital in New York over a seven year period
    Sarah L Fogg
    Lawrence Hospital Center, 55 Palmer Avenue, Bronxville, NY 10708, USA
    J Pastoral Care Counsel 58:225-35. 2004
    ..27%). The most common presenting problems for which patients were referred to chaplains were anxiety, depression, and pregnancy loss. The rate of referrals for patients over the entire study period was 39.04 per 1000 patient stays...