A 2015 CHA
survey of mission leaders and administrators in eldercare surfaced the need for
resources tailored specifically for leaders who minister within senior housing,
rehabilitation and long-term care facilities. This two-part webinar series is
offered in response to the unique challenges and opportunities of leaders who
work within these settings.
Part I – March
The focus of the March 1
webinar will be on mission integration and spiritual care as it relates to
patients and residents.
Part II – March
One week later, on March 8,
the presentation will concentrate on the missional and spiritual issues related
to employees who work in eldercare.
This event is relevant for
mission and spiritual care leaders, long-term care, rehabilitation and senior
housing administrators and board members, sponsors of systems that have
After completion of the
March 1st webinar, participants will be able to:
- Distinguish the different environments and
responsibilities of mission leaders who work in Catholic long-term care and
acute care settings.
- Describe the types of partnerships
long-term care and rehabilitation facilities are entering with emphasis on the
role of mission leaders in the creation of these collaborations.
- Identify the role of mission leaders and
chaplains in providing for the spiritual needs of patients/residents.
- Articulate the role of mission and
spiritual care leaders in advanced care planning and ethical case
consultations in eldercare settings.
After completion of the
March 8th webinar, participants will be able to:
- Describe the practices of two Catholic
health care systems as they work to inspire their employees to see their work
as sacred ministry.
- Differentiate the roles of Mission
Integration and Human Resources when it comes to hiring, orientation, staff
retention, employee engagement and recognition.
- Articulate rituals and spiritual practices
oriented towards staff.
- Describe programs oriented towards
compassion fatigue and burnout.
- Discuss emerging issues and areas in
eldercare care that will impact Catholic long-term facilities and the future
work of mission leaders.
CHA provides all participants with a
Certificate of Attendance indicating program contact hours upon completion of
the event. Participants may submit the certificates to relevant
organizations.www.ache.org); use the link on the left-hand side to self-report applicable contact
hours for CEU credit.
American College of Healthcare Executives
(ACHE) members may self-report qualifying CEUs using the contact hour
information provided on their CHA Certificate of Attendance. To self-report, log
in as a member on the ACHE site (
NACC Board Certified
Chaplains: National Association of Catholic Chaplains (NACC) board certified
chaplain members may self-report their continuing education hours (CEH's) using
the contact hours information provided on their CHA Certificate of
For more information please
To cancel your registration, contact the CHA Service Center at
firstname.lastname@example.org or (800) 230-7823. To receive a
full refund, you must cancel your registration no later than one week prior to
the webinar — Feb. 23. No refunds will be given for cancellations received less
than one week prior to the start of the webinar.