Welcome to Empath Health’s Spiritually Speaking podcast hosted by Jim Andrews, MA, APBCC, HEC-C and director of spiritual care for Suncoast Hospice, a member of Empath Health. In this periodic podcast Andrews, the staff of Empath Health and other guests provide their insights and experiences on the things that give our life meaning and purpose.

Andrews has been with Suncoast Hospice for more than 22 years, is Board Certified with the Spiritual Care Association, commissioned/ordained with The Federation of Christian Ministries, a Certified Healthcare Ethics Consultant with the American Society of Bioethics and Humanities.

Episode 1 – The Power of Stillness
Suncoast Hospice Director of Spiritual Care Jim Andrews interviews Rabbi Tad Campbell about the gift and benefits of having stillness in our life. Rabbi Campbell is a poet and writer who holds a Masters of Theological Studies from Duke University and his rabbinical ordination from the Rabbinical Seminary International in New York City.
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Episode 2 – What Gets You Through?
Suncoast Hospice Director of Spiritual Care Jim Andrews interviews Empath Health staff asking them what gets them through during this time of the COVID-19 pandemic. Featuring: Suncoast PACE Operations Manager Chris Messersmith, Empath Health Professional Relations Liaison Wynter Johnson, EPIC Social Worker Vicki Morgan and Suncoast Hospice Registered Nurse Donna Harmony-Jones. 
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Episode 3: Times of Turmoil-Moments of Hope
Suncoast Hospice Director of Spiritual Care Jim Andrews shares Empath Health staff experiences surrounding this time of racism, social unrest and what gives them hope. Featuring Empath Health Vice President of Access and Inclusion Karen Davis-Pritchett, Suncoast Hospice Foundation’s Director of Grants Amy Keith and Suncoast Hospice Registered Nurse Melissa Roland.
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