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Jan 09, 2015, 11:00 ET Five Years After Earthquake, A New Haitian Hospital Will Be Dedicated

 Five years after an earthquake destroyed St. Francis de Sales Hospital in Port-au-Prince, Haiti, the hospital is set to re-open in a new,...


Sep 12, 2012, 13:45 ET Catholic Health Association: Far Too Many Still Uninsured

Without Affordable Care Act, Millions More Would Be Struggling Sister Carol Keehan, DC, president and chief executive officer of the...


Oct 08, 2010, 19:39 ET Alarmist News Reports About Catholic Hospitals Are False; CHA Supports Difficult Decision By Mercy Health Partners

The following statement is being released by Sr. Carol Keehan, DC, president and chief executive office of the Catholic Health Association of the...


Oct 08, 2010, 19:22 ET Alarmist News Reports About Catholic Hospitals Are False; CHA Supports Difficult Decision By Mercy Health Partners

The following statement is being released by Sr. Carol Keehan, DC, president and chief executive office of the Catholic Health Association of the...


Jun 22, 2010, 17:09 ET Catholic Health Association Continues to Support the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act

The Catholic Health Association of the United States (CHA) continues to support the important insurance reform provisions enacted in the Patient...


Aug 03, 2007, 01:00 ET Catholic Health Association Welcomes Senate Passage of the Children's Health Insurance Program Reauthorization Act

WASHINGTON, Aug. 3 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Sister Carol Keehan, DC, president and chief executive officer of the Catholic Health Association...


Jan 24, 2007, 00:00 ET Catholic Health Association Statement in Response to President Bush's State of the Union Address

WASHINGTON, Jan. 24 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Sister Carol Keehan, DC, president and chief executive officer of the Catholic Health Association...


Jun 06, 2006, 01:00 ET Catholic Health Association Survey: Voters Prioritize Health Care That Works for Everyone

WASHINGTON, June 6 /PRNewswire/ -- The American public continues to name health care as a top priority for government at all levels, ranking it...


Jun 06, 2006, 01:00 ET Catholic Health Association Provides Needed Resource For Consistent Community Benefit Reporting

WASHINGTON, June 6 /PRNewswire/ -- As an advocate for the poor and vulnerable, Catholic health care provides a tremendous amount of benefit to...


Jan 07, 2003, 00:00 ET Catholic Health Association Calls for Health Care Stimulus Package

WASHINGTON, Jan. 7 /PRNewswire/ -- The following statement is being released by Rev. Michael D. Place, STD, president and chief executive...


Aug 10, 2001, 01:00 ET Statement of the Catholic Health Association

WASHINGTON, Aug. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- The following statement is issued by Rev. Michael D. Place, STD, president and chief executive officer of...


Jul 12, 2001, 01:00 ET Catholic Health Association Pleased President Bush Proposes A Framework For Medicare Reform

WASHINGTON, July 12 /PRNewswire/ -- The Catholic Health Association of the United States (CHA) is pleased that President Bush has put forward a...


Jun 12, 2001, 01:00 ET Donald A. Brennan Honored for His Contributions to The Catholic Health Ministry

ATLANTA, June 12 /PRNewswire/ -- For his dedication, integrity, and undying passion to enhance the quality and reputation of Catholic health...


Jun 11, 2001, 01:00 ET Deborah Lynn Saylor, MS, RN, ARNP, Honored for Her Contributions to The Catholic Health Ministry

ATLANTA, June 11 /PRNewswire/ -- For her distinguished career in nursing and more than 17 years of service to the Catholic health ministry,...


Jun 08, 2001, 01:00 ET Historic Gathering of Catholic Health and Social Service Ministries Planned for the Summer of 2002

ST. LOUIS and ALEXANDRIA, Va., June 8 /PRNewswire/ -- The common heritage of Catholic health and social services in this country will be...


Apr 09, 2001, 01:00 ET President's Budget and Congressional Actions Are Only a Start in Helping the Uninsured

WASHINGTON, April 9 /PRNewswire/ -- The following statement was released today by Rev. Michael D. Place, STD, president and chief executive...


Jan 02, 2001, 00:00 ET Catholic Health Association Looks Forward to Working With The 107th Congress on Health Care Issues

WASHINGTON, Jan. 2 /PRNewswire/ -- As the 107th Congress convenes this week in our nation's capital, the Catholic Health Association of the...