Catholic Ethics for Mission Leaders
April 11, 2019 to April 3, 2020
Catholic Health Association
Saint Louis, MO
If you would like to register by phone, please call us at (800) 230-7823 (M-F, 8 AM to 5 PM Central).
Ethics Education Exclusively for Mission
education program is designed exclusively for mission leaders in systems,
facilities and regional organizations to support their critical role in the
Profound changes in
health financing and delivery, population health, and new models for business
and collaboration are transforming the face of health care in the U.S. and the
Catholic health ministry.
These changes raise
unprecedented challenges for mission leaders who are responsible for ethics
within their organizations and for safeguarding Catholic
Just in Time - A New
Cohort Is Forming for 2019-2020
Formerly known as Navigating the Landscape of Catholic
Health Ethics – A Program for Mission Leaders, this popular ethics education
program is now called Catholic Ethics for Mission Leaders to more succinctly
describe its purpose. A new cohort is currently forming for the 2019-2020
session that will take place from April 11, 2019 to April 3,
The format features
an ideal blend of in-person meetings and online sessions to accommodate busy
schedules. To optimize engagement
and networking, each cohort is limited to 30 participants.
The program begins
with an in-person meeting and orientation April 11-12, 2019, in CHA's St. Louis
office, followed by a series of eight online sessions that begin every six
weeks. Each session may be completed during the six-week interval in which it is
offered. The program culminates with an in-person meeting April 2-3, 2020, at
CHA's St. Louis office to integrate learning. For your convenience, you may
view the complete schedulehere.
How the Program Will
The ethics education
program will support new and experienced mission leaders by:
Ethical and Religious Directives for
Catholic Health Care Servicesand utilizing other
ethical resources available to Catholic health care.Learning how to facilitate
the work of ethics committees. Becoming familiar with ethics
consults in acute, long-term care and community
health.Applying Catholic moral
principles to real-world situations through case
studies.Networking with other mission leaders in
a small group learning environment that is limited to 30
- Providing a foundation in Catholic
social teaching and moral principles and their relationship to health
- Promoting an understanding of the
complex ethical and moral issues facing the ministry.
- Helping mission leaders recognize
when and how to resolve ethical issues that arise within their organizations,
and equally important, recognizing when to refer issues to a professional
- Understanding and applying the
Please note: All times listed are Eastern Time.
If you would like to register
by phone, please call us at
800-230-7823 (M-F, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Central).