Mission leaders are responsible for ethics within their organizations and for safeguarding Catholic identity in our ministry. The profound changes in health care, new business models, population health and delivery are transforming the face of health care in the U.S. and the Catholic health ministry. This page provides a place to start for mission leaders who are unfamiliar with the landscape of Catholic ethics.
If you have any ethical questions or are in need of a consult, contact either Fr. Charles Bouchard, OP, S.T.D., senior director, theology and ethics, by email
or phone at (314) 427-2500 or Nathanial Hibner, director, ethics and mission services, by email
or phone at (314) 427-2500.
The following resources will help you keep up to date with issues in healthcare ethics: