Because You Asked…

Because You Asked…

Over the past year we’ve had an increase in user inquiries about Samaritan Ministries, a healthcare-sharing ministry that’s been around more than 20 years and that also is one of our featured sponsors.  About 8 years ago the Catholic Business Journal founder and executive editor became frustrated with her outrageous individual health insurance fee of,…
CATHOLIC BUSINESS PROFILE: Dr. Michael Kloess—Director, Our Lady of Hope Clinic

CATHOLIC BUSINESS PROFILE: Dr. Michael Kloess—Director, Our Lady of Hope Clinic

Dr. Michael Kloess (pictured left), a board-certified family physician, runs a direct primary care clinic in Madison, Wisconsin, that uniquely echoes the Gospel message and Catholic, pro-life teaching regarding medicine and health issues. For him, it is a business and a vocation, and for this reason serving the under-served is an integral part of Dr.…
Pro-life Pushback: Activists Urge Pro-Abortion Democrats to Save Hyde Amendment

Pro-life Pushback: Activists Urge Pro-Abortion Democrats to Save Hyde Amendment

By Matt Hadro WASHINGTON, D.C. (CNA/EWTN News)—After a Democratic senator boasted on Wednesday that his party’s Medicare bill would repeal the Hyde Amendment, pro-life groups are pushing back, stressing that the longstanding policy has saved lives. “This month marks the 41st anniversary of the Hyde Amendment and in that time it has been found that over…
Medical Sanity vs. Economic Quackery: Ethical Response to “Report” on Catholic Healthcare

Medical Sanity vs. Economic Quackery: Ethical Response to “Report” on Catholic Healthcare

By Kevin J. Jones WASHINGTON, D.C. (CNA/EWTN News)—A research paper that depicts the growth of Catholic health care as a threat to reproductive health ignores the attraction of Catholic hospitals and downplays the ethical concerns about procedures like abortion and sterilization, one commentator has said. The number of hospitals that are Catholic-sponsored or Catholic-affiliated has…
Christian Alternative To Mandated Obama Insurance Plans

Christian Alternative To Mandated Obama Insurance Plans

Tired of Obamacare? If you are a practicing Catholic or other Christian, there is another way. Since the Affordable Care Act (ACA) was signed into law nearly five years ago, Catholic and other Christian leaders and laypeople have expressed grave concerns over the health care law’s abortion funding and forced abortion and contraception coverage, not…