health care

Concordia University System schools develop new programs, partnerships

Several CUS schools are also reporting upturns in fall enrollment.

Missouri lawmaker, wife ask court for contraception exclusion

A family should have the same right as a small business to opt out of birth control coverage in its health care plan, a federal appeals court hears.

Coalition forms to set ‘action plans’ for church-worker wellness

Members of a new “Ministerial Care Coalition” to improve the health and care of LCMS church workers are developing action plans toward that goal.

U.S. asks Court to review Hobby Lobby’s birth-control mandate challenge

Federal officials ask the U.S. Supreme Court to review the government mandate that private companies offer employees birth-control coverage despite the business owner’s moral objections.

Catholic hospitals at odds with bishops over birth-control mandate

The organization representing Catholic hospitals nationwide says it no longer objects to the Obama administration’s mandate that all employees receive free birth-control coverage.