The Catholic Health Alliance of Canada has produced a 1-page “Proclaim” statement to assist the 124 Catholic health organizations speak a common message about Catholic health care.
Upcoming Events & Postings
Father Frank Morrisey received the first CHSO Meritorious Award at CHSO’s Forum and Gala Dinner held on June 26th in Toronto. This honour recognizes extraordinary contributions by individuals that have had a significant impact on Catholic health care. Father Frank’s impact has been felt by CHSO and by Catholic health organizations across Canada and internationally. Congratulations!
This year’s recipient of CHSO’s Living the Mission Award is Doris Shirriff. Doris was honoured during CHSO’s Forum and Gala Dinner held on June 26th in Toronto. The award acknowledges the highest level of excellence in the area of demonstrated and recognized day-to-day expression of Mission. Doris has inspired and mentored others in her long career as a front-line employee, senior leader and governor within Catholic health care. Doris retires this year from the Board of Waypoint Centre for Mental Health.
August 2017 – Sister Nuala Kenny’s new book, Rediscovering the Art of Dying, is now available through Novalis. Read about how Jesus’ experience and our stories reveal a new vision of compassionate care. Please access the following link to order your copy: Rediscovering the Art of Dying
St. Joseph’s Care Group – Hogarth Riverview Manor Long-Term Care, Thunder Bay is seeking applicants for the position of Director of Seniors’ Health/Administrator. Please see attached position description for details regarding how you can apply.
Registration for the 2017/18 MISSION LEADERSHIP PROGRAM is now closed. Please let us know if you are interested in having your name added to our waitlist, or if you wish to be considered for the 2018/19 Program.
The dates for the 2017/18 Program:
Module 1 – October 23 & 24, 2017
Module 2 – February 20, 21 and 22, 2018
Module 3 – May 14 & 15, 2018
All sessions will be held at St. Michael’s Hospital, Toronto – Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute
To download a copy of the 2017/18 Program Overview and Application Form, please visit the “Formation and Education” section of our website.
Photo: 2016-17 graduating class
Toronto,ON: Sister Sarah Quackenbush was honoured during CHSO’s forum and dinner held on June 27th. Monsignor Dennis Murphy, Chair of CHSO’s Living the Mission Award Selection Committee, and John Ruetz, President and CEO, presented Sister Sarah with this year’s Living the Mission Award in recognition for her outstanding contribution and excellence in advancing Catholic healthcare, and for her leadership in inspiring others in the expression of the Catholic Mission. Please see Media Release from St. Joseph’s Health Centre, Sudbury attached.
Catholic Health Alliance of Canada and Catholic Health Sponsors of Ontario announces a new role for James Roche, effective June 1, 2016. James Roche Appointment – March 29, 2016
Catholic Health Care Responds to Greatest Needs – By John Ruetz, President & CEO
February 24, 2016 Correspondence from Mr. John Ruetz to Deputy Health Minister Dr. Robert Bell.