Welcome to IHCAM
The Interfaith Health Care Association of Manitoba (IHCAM) is a voluntary non-profit provincial association created in 1995 and comprised of health and social care organizations that are owned and operated by nine faith groups; Baptist, Catholic, Jewish, Lutheran, Mennonite , Pentecostal, Salvation Army, Seventh-Day Adventist and United. IHCAM advocates on behalf of its membership the value of faith-based health care and governance.
IHCAM’smember organizations represent over 13% of Manitoba’s health care budget employing over 10,000 staff and attracting over 2000 community volunteers.
CALL FOR EXPRESSIONS OF INTEREST - WRITER
The Interfaith Healthcare Association of Manitoba is seeking a writer to describe and promote the importance of faith-based not-for-profit self-governed health care in Manitoba.Â Elements would include linking the rich history of faith-based institutions to current contributions, reinforcing their strengths including value in service, volunteerism, fundraising, and identifying and responding to unmet needs, among others.Â
Targeted markets include government officials, partners, patients, clients, family members, and the public.Â End users will include governance boards, senior leaders, and brand ambassadors (physicians and staff) of faith-based organizations.
Work must be completed by (June 30/2018)
Deadline for submissions: 28 February 2018
Please include the following information with your submission:
- Proposed approach to the development of content to demonstrate the value of faith-based healthcare
- Writing samples, and resume
Please send your expression of interest by email to: firstname.lastname@example.org
If you would like more information, please contact:
Julie Turenne-Maynard, Executive Director
Interfaith HealthCare Association of Manitoba
N5067 – SBH Education Building
431 Taché Avenue, Wpg (MB) R2H 2A6
- Bethania Mennonite PCH
- Calvary Place
- Catholic Health Corporation of Manitoba
- Centre de Santé Saint-Boniface
- Centre Youville Centre
- Dinsdale PCH.
- Donwood Manor PCH
- Eden Health Care Services
- Fred Douglas Society
- Golden West Centennial Lodge
- Holy Family Home
- Hôpital St. Boniface Hospital
- Luther Home
- Meadowood Manor
- Menno Home for the Aged
- Misericordia Health Centre
- Park Manor Care Inc.
- Pembina Place Mennonite PCH
- Rest Haven
- St. Amant
- St. Joseph's Residence Inc.
- Ste. Rose General Hospital
- Salem Home Inc.
- Sara Riel Inc.
- Saul and Claribel Simkin Centre
- Tabor Home
- Villa Youville
- West Park Manor PCH
- Winnipegosis & District Health Centre
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For more information, go the Member Serices portion of this website and click on Education/Formation.
The Manitoba government is releasing significant portions of the KPMG Health System Sustainability and Innovation Review (HSIR) including sections containing recommendations implemented and underway as part of the initial stages of the province’s health system transformation, Health, Seniors and Active Living Minister Kelvin Goertzen announced today. To view the full press release, click HERE.
IHCAM is pleased to publish its first Connections Newsletter to provide its members and the public with pertinent information, activities and upcoming events that are occuring throughout the province of Manitoba.
Click here to read the November issue of Connections
IHCAM is pleased to partner with the Catholic Health Association of Manitoba and CHCM's Compassion Project to host the April 19 & 20th conference on Compassionate Presence: Caring for the Spirit (overall) featuring Doctors Christina Puchalski and Shane Sinclair.
For more information on the conference, go to the News & Media section under Special Events to view the poster, conference program, and the sponsorship opportunities.