People of Faith Working Together for Healthier Communities.

What is HMA?

A convergence of health promotion and religious beliefs.

The Health Ministries Association (HMA) encourages, supports and empowers leaders who integrate faith with the promotion of health and wholeness in local communities.

Our membership is made up of health ministers, faith community nurses, clergy, chaplains, faculty, and program leaders who have developed and provide health ministries in diverse faith communities.

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Check it out! Call for Nominations 2020 ANCC Certified Nurse Awards!

Click here for more information. Online nomination submissions must be received by ANCC on or before November 17, 2019, 11:59 P.M. EST.

REGISTRATION for the 2019 HMA National Conference is now closed.

Oct. 11 – 14, 2019 | St. Elizabeth Training & Educational Center | 3861 Olympic Blvd. Erlanger, KY | For more information go to the Upcoming Conference page.

Sponsor the 2019 HMA Conference

Would you like to become a sponsor for the next Health Ministries Association’s conference in Erlanger, Kentucky? Go to our Upcoming Conference page and click on the Conference Prospectus just below the 2019 flyer to read the opportunities available to you for 2019.

2019 HMA National Conference – KY

Oct. 11 – 14, 2019 | St. Elizabeth Training & Educational Center | For more information go to the Upcoming Conference page.

Group Memberships

Are available, visit our Become a Member page for more information!

Latest News

2019 HMA Conference Update!

2019 National HMA Conference Faith Based Approaches to Cultivate Healthier Communities October 11-14, 2019, Erlanger, KY Nursing Continuing Education Update St. Elizabeth Medical Center d.b.a. St. Elizabeth Healthcare is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing professional development by the American Nurses Credentialing Centers Commission on Accreditation. ANCC Provider Number P0171. Speakers and planners for […]


HMA Executive Director Announcement

The Board of Directors of Health Ministries Association (HMA) is pleased to announce our first-ever Executive Director, Ms. Julie Ruchniewicz, BSN, RN.  This new Executive Director position is an exciting step forward in the growth of HMA, and we are confident in the experience and passion Julie brings to the role. Ms. Ruchniewicz has been […]