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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2019 HMA Annual Meeting and Conference

Oct. 11 – 14, 2019
St. Elizabeth Training and Education Center


Open Position: Executive Director

The Board of Directors of Health Ministries Association, Inc. (HMA) is pleased to announce the creation of an Executive Director position for the organization. This will be an important step forward in the growth and service of HMA!

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Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Please pass this information onto anyone qualified.

2019 HMA Annual Meeting and 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

Executive Director’s Message – January 2021

As we embark on this new year, 2021, I personally have been almost desperately searching for details that speak to me. It might be the vision of an essential worker’s face etched with mask marks. It might be a story of courage from the trenches of the sick and suffering. It might even just be […]

Denise Viker

Presidents Message January 2021

Leadership in a Time of Pandemic  Denise Viker, BSN, RN – Before being elected to the Board of HMA, I said that I wanted to see the organization become more innovative in working with our membership. Well, 2020 certainly granted that opportunity with our pivot to Zoominars and a virtual annual meeting. Kaul, Shah, and El-Serong […]