2020 CCIH Conference
Notice about COVID-19 and the CCIH Conference: Your health is our top priority and we are evaluating alternatives for the conference due to the COVID-19 pandemic. We will announce a decision and plans soon. If you are a sponsor or speaker, you will hear from us shortly.
Our theme for this year’s conference is Holistic Care of Body, Mind and Spirit, which is fundamental to Christian health care. We hope you will remember to take care of your health, including body, mind and spirit, taking time to pray and be mindful of the needs of others.
Ephesians 2:10: “For we are God’s handiwork, created in Christ Jesus to do good works, which God prepared in advance for us to do.”
Christian healthcare is known for its holistic nature: we care for the person as a whole, including body, mind and spirit.
- Live this truth out in communities and health care facilities.
- Care for the most vulnerable among us, including foreigners and refugees.
- Care for those with mental health issues and those with physical disabilities.
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