H & D

Archive: 2010

What Should Healthcare Look Like?

Posted on January 1, 2010

Over 100 CCHF members participated in a working session to identify values and principles that represent a kingdom view of healthcare at the 2010 CCHF Conference. This article provides a summary of the groups work.

Topics: H&D, CCHF Organization, Healthcare System

Taking Down Giants By Aiming At An Abundant Life

Posted on January 1, 2010

An inside look at an exciting new program from Good News Community Health Center in Portland, Oregon, that helps them consistently offer whole-person patient care.

Topics: H&D, Stress & Burnout, Whole-Person Care

Why Did Jesus Heal?

Posted on January 1, 2010

Steven Reames ponders Jesus’ healing ministry and the lessons it has for modern medical practice.

Topics: H&D, Biblical Principles

Social Determinants of Health

Posted on January 1, 2010

Dr. Veda Johnson challenges Christian health professionals to take a broader view of our role in treating the causes of health disparities in our communities.

Topics: H&D, Working With the Underserved

Re-thinking "Health"

Posted on January 1, 2010

Dr. Morgan Wills takes a look at the classic definition of “health” and offers a biblical critique of the WHO’s core principle.

Topics: H&D, Whole-Person Care

Singleness _ Traci Warner

Posted on January 1, 2010

Traci Warner discusses temptations that singles in medicine often face.

Topics: H&D, Being Single

Teaching Rounds With Moses

Posted on January 1, 2010

Dr. Bryan Hollinger discusses the parallels between the life of Moses and the lives of Christians in healthcare.

Topics: H&D, Biblical Principles

What is a Neighbor?

Posted on January 1, 2010

Karen Rose discusses five aspects of true neighboring.

Topics: H&D, Missional Living

The Patient as My Neighbor

Posted on January 1, 2010

Dr. William Teubl shares lessons that have shaped how he relates to his patients in rural New York state.

Topics: H&D, Doctors

Missionary or Neighbor?

Posted on January 1, 2010

Ray Downing proposes that simply being either a missionary or a neighbor is not the whole answer to Christ-like patient care.

Topics: H&D, Working With the Underserved

An Interview with Karl Watts

Posted on January 1, 2010

John Shorb interviews Karl Watts, AAFP’s 2010 Physician of the Year and plenary speaker at CCHF Conference 2010.

Topics: H&D, Doctors, Healthcare System

A Christian Approach to Healthier Pregnancy

Posted on January 1, 2010

A look at staggering infant mortality rates and how implementing the CenteringPregnancy® program in Memphis is working to change them.

Topics: H&D, Women's Health

Report from Cary Christian Center

Posted on January 1, 2010

How a small group of Christian lay health workers have had a major impact on infant mortality in one of Mississippi’s poorest counties.

Topics: H&D, Women's Health