- Jul 9, 2020
As euthanasia becomes legal in Australia’s Victoria state, its bishops said Catholic health care services will not cooperate with the facilitation of suicide.
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An effort by the Department of Justice to strike down the entire Affordable Care Act in the courts is “unconscionable and immoral,” said Sister Carol Keehan, a Daughter of Charity, who is president and CEO of the Catholic Health Association.
Pope Francis sent a video message inaugurating the opening of a refurbished and expanded pediatric medical center in Bangui, Central African Republic.
Taking care of those who are sick or struggling with illness requires taking care of the whole person — including their spiritual needs, Pope Francis said.
Medicare for All has been heralded as a cure for what ails the U.S. healthcare system. But one leading ethicist says that although it will solve some problems, MFA doesn’t get rid of the moral hazards in modern health systems.