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2395 University Avenue, Suite 202, St. Paul, MN - 55114, 651-646-2854
Organization: The Catholic Health Association of the United States
Post Date: September 18, 2017

This person will serve as a resource for CHA members, including theologians, and ethicists within the ministry, and other individuals and groups as requested regarding, the Catholic theological and ethical tradition and its implications for Catholic health care.

Responsibilities include bringing ethical analysis and theological reflection to bear upon ethical issues in health care, program and resource development, consultations and presentation, participate in programs and activities of the department, and serve as a resource to other departments. Travel is required (approximately 30%).

CHA advances the Catholic health ministry of the United States in caring for people and communities. Comprised of more than 600 hospitals and 1,400 long-term care and other health facilities in all 50 states, the Catholic health ministry is the largest group of nonprofit health care providers in the nation.

Qualified candidates will have at least 5 years experience as an employee or consultant in Catholic health care ministry with demonstrated expertise in clinical and organization ethics. Demonstrable knowledgte of Catholic theology, particularly Catholic moral theology and health care ethics. Experience and ability to understand and work collaboratively with Church and health care leaders. Practicing Catholic with demonstrated understanding of Church structures, practices (rituals and traditions), moral and social teaching. Thorough knowledge of the Ethical and Religious Directives for Catholic Health Care Services and their implications for the delivery of services in the changing health care environment.

This positon requires a PhD in theology, preferably in theological ethics or moral theology with a concentration in health care ethics, or a PhD in philosophical ethics with a concentration in health care ethics, or a PhD in health care ethics.

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