April 11, 2015 / Tags / Health Care

13 Blogs tagged as Health Care

Nov
20
2014
by Matthew Ellis   |   comments
<h1><a href="/blog/the-affordable-care-act-is-working">The Affordable Care Act is working. Let's help those who need it. </a></h1>
As Year 2 of Affordable Care Act enrollment gets underway, it's important to note that the law is largely working as intended, and sometimes even better than intended.
Nov
18
2014
by Matthew Ellis   |   comments
<h1><a href="/blog/upcoming-webinars-on-affordable-care-act-enrollment">Upcoming Webinars on Affordable Care Act Enrollment</a></h1>
The HHS Partnership Center and CMS have updated webinars on the health care law for faith and community organizations. All webinars are open to the public and include a question and answer session. To participate in one of the webinars, please select your preferred topic from the list here and submit the necessary information.
Nov
08
2014
by Matthew Ellis   |   comments
<h1><a href="/blog/affordable-care-act-open-enrollment-starts-november-15">Affordable Care Act Open Enrollment starts November 15!</a></h1>
The Open Enrollment period for 2015 coverage is November 15, 2014 to February 15, 2015.

If you haven’t enrolled in coverage by then, you generally can’t buy Marketplace health coverage for 2015 until the next Open Enrollment period for coverage the following year.
Jun
20
2014
by Matthew Ellis   |   comments
<h1><a href="/blog/anticipating-the-hobby-lobby-decision">Anticipating the Hobby Lobby Decision</a></h1>
As a member of the Faith and Reproductive Justice Leadership Institute for 2014, I have pledged to raise the voice of our faith community on issues of reproductive justice. This post is a preview of the Supreme Court's upcoming Hobby Lobby decision from my perspective.
May
15
2014
by Sue Hacker Nelson   |   comments
<h1><a href="/blog/called-to-a-ministry-of-healing">Called to a Ministry of Healing</a></h1>
The following is the sermon by the Right Rev. John Rabb at the Episcopal Health Ministries Conference Closing Eucharist on May 10, 2014 in New Orleans, Louisiana. It is well worth a read!
Apr
15
2013
by Matthew Ellis   |   comments
<h1><a href="/blog/dr-scott-morris-discusses-churchs-role-in-transforming-health-care">Dr. Scott Morris Discusses Church's Role in Transforming Health Care</a></h1>
In an article at Church Health Reader, Dr. Scott Morris does a wonderful job of succinctly summarizing the reason churches should be involved in health care and three ways to do so. His remarks are a wonderful testimony to the importance of not only churches' role in health care, but the importance of health ministry programs in general.
Mar
27
2013
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<h1><a href="/blog/teach-diet-stroke-prevention-and-integrative-medicine-for-health-ministry">Teach Diet, Stroke Prevention and Integrative Medicine for Health Ministry</a></h1>
The Mediterranean diet, stroke prevention and integrative medicine are a few of the topics NEHM is sharing in this week's roundup of health ministry news, designed to empower ministry.
Feb
18
2013
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<h1><a href="/blog/health-ministers-share-music-costs-and-information-to-help-healing">Health Ministers: Share Music, Costs and Information to Help Healing</a></h1>
This week we're exploring the different ways we can help others: through music ministry, sharing healthcare costs, support for youth and, as always, health tips: about sleep and boosting memory.
Mar
20
2012
by Matthew Ellis   |   comments
<h1><a href="/blog/eppn-lent-reflection-a-broken-system">EPPN Lent Reflection: A broken system</a></h1>
Matthew Ellis recently offered a Lenten reflection for the Episcopal Public Policy Network about our health care system, reprinted here.
Jan
12
2011
by Brooke Curtis   |   comments
Sharing is caring, but even when it comes to healthcare insurance? In sharing ministries, "members pay premiums as they would with a typical insurance plan, but the money goes directly to the health care bills of other members."