The educational offerings are listed below in order by date.  Please use the contact information provided with each listing or see the attached program brochure if you have questions about a particular event.

If you would like to submit an educational event (i.e. Faith Community Nursing Course, Health Ministry Course, Spiritual Development event, etc.) for posting, please contact the HMA Office and send event information including date, location, cost and what is included, contact hours, brochure, and contact information for event questions.  Please be advised that all submissions will be evaluated for content and relevance to Health Ministries and that HMA has the right to deny posting of any submission should it not support HMA’s Mission and Vision.

Information for FCN Foundational Curricula Educators

Are you teaching a Faith Community Nursing Foundations Course?  Download the HMA Presentation (PowerPoint) or HMA Presentation (pdf) to use during your course.


Faith Community Nurse Coordinator/Manager Course – KY

Online Feb 27—Apr 10, 2017 | Western Kentucky University, Bowling Green, KY  | Cost $375 due Feb 27, 2017  | Pre-requisite completion of Foundations of Faith Community Nursing Course | 26 Contact hours upon completion |  Contact: Carol Bradford (270)217-9949, for more information or to register go to: wku.edu/cpd/healthcare/fcn/fcn-cc.php

Foundations of Faith Community Nursing – OH

Hybrid (online and in-person format) for Registered Nurses, Pastors and Health Ministers

Spring: March 6 – May 6, 2017 (3 in-person classes from 10:30 am – 5:30 pm: March 24, April 21 & May 6, 2017)

Fall: Aug. 21 – Oct. 21, 2017 (3 in-person classes from 10 am – 5:30 pm on Sept. 8, Oct. 6 & Oct. 21

In-person classes held at Mount Carmel College of Nursing, 127 S. Davis Ave., Columbus, OH 43222 | Cost: $375; reduced rate of $300 for current employees and retirees of Mount Carmel Health System, alumni of Mount Carmel College of Nursing, and congregational partners of Church Partnerships; includes certificate of completion for all and 38 contact hours for licensed Registered Nurses | For more information contact Kate Whitman, (614) 546-4062.

Foundations of Faith Community Nursing – CA

March 6 – May 3, 2017 (Online over 8 wks/2-Day in-person Retreat) | Retreat – Azusa Pacific University, Azusa, CA | Cost: $475, includes: online and retreat portion, snacks & lunch each retreat day, overnight accommodations are the responsibility of the student | For more information contact Deborah Ringen (805) 216-5809, download registration

Refresh Your Soul Conference – Alzheimer’s & Dementia: Overcoming the Struggles and Living Inspired – OH

Monday, March 13, 2017 – Day One – Refresh Your Soul Conference | Cintas Center at Xavier University | For all the latest details, visit www.parishhealthministry.com/rys

Tuesday, March 14, 2017- Day Two (optional) – Dementia Care Summit | Cintas Center at Xavier University | For all the latest details, visit www.parishhealthministry.com/rys

2017 Omaha System International Conference – MN

April 20-22, 2017 | Theme: A Key to Practice, Documentation, and Information Management | Eagan, Minnesota | For more information including call for poster abstracts, award nominations and to register visit their website.

Foundations of Faith Community Nursing Course – KY

Online May 1 – June 26, 2017 | Western Kentucky University, Bowling Green, KY  |  Cost $400 due May 1, 2017, open to RNs from all faith traditions | 40 Contact hours upon completion | Contact: Carol Bradford (270)217-9949, for more information or to register go to: wku.edu/cpd/healthcare/fcn/index.php

Foundations of Faith Community Nursing Course – KY

Online Sept. 4 – Oct. 30, 2017 | Western Kentucky University, Bowling Green, KY  |  Cost $400 due Sept. 4, 2017, open to RNs from all faith traditions | 40 Contact hours upon completion | Contact: Carol Bradford (270)217-9949, for more information or to register go to: wku.edu/cpd/healthcare/fcn/index.php

Save-the-Date: HMA Annual Meeting and Conference

September 11 – 13, 2017 | St. Elizabeth Technical and Educational Center, Erlanger, KY | Follow updates on our Upcoming Conference Page

Faith Community Nurse Coordinator/Manager Course – KY

Online Oct. 2—Nov. 12, 2017 | Western Kentucky University, Bowling Green, KY  | Cost $375 due Oct. 2, 2017  | Pre-requisite completion of Foundations of Faith Community Nursing Course | 26 Contact hours upon completion |  Contact: Carol Bradford (270)217-9949, for more information or to register go to: wku.edu/cpd/healthcare/fcn/fcn-cc.php