Methodist Faith and Health Draws National Attention
On September 20, 2011, representatives from Methodist Healthcare's Division of Faith and Health traveled to the White House to share the successes and lessons of the Congregational Health Network in Memphis. This partnership between the Methodist Le Bonheur Healthcare system and area churches has created countless benefits for the community, and health systems from across the country are taking notice.
Here is a sampling of media coverage of the White House gathering:
Churches work with hospitals to improve congregants' health and decrease spending, Washington Post (October 4, 2011)
Column highlights cooperation, Commercial Appeal (September 26, 2011)
Facilities seek holy partnership, The Advisory Board Company (September 26, 2011)
Methodist partnership proves powerful, Commercial Appeal (September 20, 2011)
Methodist group takes message to D.C., The Daily News (September 14, 2011)