Pastoral Care

Product Image 2017 World Day of the Sick Prayer Card
Specialized with a message for the 2017 World Day of the Sick, these 5 x 7 cards are available in printed hardcopy and for download, with the electronic download version 8.5 x 11 for ease in printing >>

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Product Image A Matter of Conscience: The Scope and Limits of Health Professionals Treatment Refusals - Ethics Webinar Recording - November 12, 2009 (CD)
Health professionals' conscientious refusals have been a matter of considerable controversy in recent years. The issue has found its way into the media, professional conferences and journals, and >>

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Product Image Advance Directives: Expressing Your Health Care Wishes
Printed brochures are available at nominal cost and downloadable PDFs are free.A new ethics publication from the Catholic Health Association to help patients, families and caregivers think about end-of-life >>

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Product Image Barriers to Palliative Care in the Long-Term Care Setting - Pastoral Care Recorded Webinar - December 6, 2016 (CD)
This webinar will make the case that palliative care is a model for excellence in long-term health care. By creating a culture of palliative care and putting in place policies and practices that support >>

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Product Image Between a Rock and a Hard Place: Facing the Challenges of Moral Distress - Ethics Webinar Recording - October 27, 2011 (CD)
While "moral distress" was first identified and discussed as a phenomenon specific to nursing, it is actually something that all health care providers, administrators, and staff may experience. All >>

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Product Image Effective Spiritual Care Staffing in the Midst of Health Care Reform - Mission Webinar Recording - August 12, 2014 (CD)
What does a "model" spiritual care staffing matrix look like in today's Catholic health care organization? This question was posed to the Catholic Health Association and the National Association of >>

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Product Image Establishing a Palliative Care Program in Long-Term Care - Eldercare Webinar Recording - February 22, 2017 (CD)
Establishing a formalized palliative care program involves three critical pieces: providing education, using a team approach and assessing for the five domains of pain (physical, social, >>

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Product Image Ethics at the Beginning of Life: Complex Cases, Difficult Choices - Ethics Webinar Recording - November 2, 2010 (CD)
Directives 47, 48 and 49 often pose difficult challenges to clinicians, ethicists, mission leaders and others with regard to both interpretation and application. This webinar attempted to bring greater >>

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Product Image Framework for Senior Leadership Formation
Many Catholic-sponsored health systems are making a strong investment in well-structured, intensive leadership formation efforts. Noting this trend, CHA began an initiative in 2009 to learn why this >>

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Product Image Getting Below the Surface: Addressing Religious and Spiritual Issues in the Clinical Encounter - Mission Webinar Recording - January 27, 2010 (CD)
This  webinar focused on gaining insight into the factors that influence a physician’s approach to spiritual care as part of his or her practice, and understanding >>

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Product Image Improving the Lives of Older Adults through Faith Community Partnerships
Faith communities and health care organizations are both called to heal. By partnering together, these organizations can complement each other’s strengths to provide health, social and >>

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Product Image Improving the Lives of Older Adults Through Faith Community Partnerships – Video
This CD contains a less than six-minute video makes the case for the development of greater partnerships between faith communities and health systems to improve the lives of older adults. A partner >>

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Product Image International Outreach: Getting Started Guide
Developed to help those interested in expanding or starting an international outreach initiative, this booklet and accompanying online resources offer sage advice gleaned from Catholic health >>

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Product Image Medically Administered Nutrition and Hydration: Is It Ethically Required with Dementia and Stroke Patients? - Ethics Webinar Recording - November 3, 2015 (CD)
This webinar will review the topic of the use of feeding tubes with particular attention to the care of individuals with dementing illnesses and strokes. The discussion will include a review >>

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Product Image Medically Administered Nutrition and Hydration: Taking Another Look - Ethics Webinar Recording - February 23, 2010 (CD)
The USCCB approved a revision of Directive 58 of the ERDs at the meeting of the bishops’ conference in November, 2009. In the context of Directive 58 and the ERDs, presenters Dr. Ann Allegre and >>

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Product Image Our Immigrant Neighbors, Catholic Health Care, and the New World of Health Care Reform - Ethics Webinar Recording - April 18, 2013 (CD)
Immigrants in this country, both documented and undocumented, face many, though sometimes varied, challenges in obtaining quality, affordable health care.  Since one of Catholic health care’s >>

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Product Image Our Vision for U.S. Health Care
This full-color flyer presents core principles and values of Catholic health care for a fair and equitable health care system in the U.S. that promotes the nation’s well-being and provides quality, >>

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Product Image Palliative and Hospice Care: Caring Even When We Cannot Cure
Spanish version now available.Printed brochures are available at nominal cost and downloadable PDFs are free.This new palliative care guide from CHA assists patients, families, physicians, nurses >>

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Product Image Palliative Sedation: Indications, Concerns and Cautions - Ethics Webinar Recording - April 29, 2014 (CD)
This webinar examined legitimate indications and applications of palliative sedation from the perspective of the Catholic moral traditionPalliative >>

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Product Image St. Joseph Prayer Card
This 4” X 6” prayer card contains a prayer to St. Joseph for a happy,  peaceful death. He is the patron saint of the happy death because he was accompanied and blessed in his final moments by >>

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Product Image Teachings of the Catholic Church: Caring for People at the End of Life
Printed brochures are available at nominal cost and downloadable PDFs are free.A new ethics publication from the Catholic Health Association to help patients, families and caregivers think about end-of-life >>

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Product Image Understanding and Applying the Ethical and Religious Directives for Catholic Health Care Services: An Educational Resource for the Ministry (CD and DVD)
This updated ethics education resource provides important information about the meaning and application of the Ethical and Religious Directives for Catholic Health Care Services for the >>

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Product Image Workplace Spirituality in the Midst of Transitions - Mission Webinar Recording - September 4, 2014 (CD)
Catholic health care has extended its holistic vision of the human person to associates and physicians by creating opportunities for spiritual renewal within the workplace. Yet, one of the greatest challenges >>

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