James Morgante

General Information

Experience

Contributor - Health Progress - CHAUSA

Education

MDiv

Affiliations

Certification-Eligible Member - National Association of Catholic Chaplains , lives

Recent News  

CHAUSA: Health Progress

BY JAMES MORGANTE, MDivMr. Morgante, a certification-eligible member of the National Association of Catholic Chaplains, lives in Spokane, WA.The current widespread interest in alternative and complementary medicine focuses attention on an understanding of health, disease, and the respective roles of physicians and patients that is very different from the conventional medical view.* These differences raise questions, particularly for spiritual care providers in health care settings, about the theological point of view concerning such things.* A 1991 Harvard Medical School survey estimated that, during the previous year, Americans had made more visits to alternative practitioners than to primary care physicians (Nurse's Handbook of Alternative & Complementary Therapies Springhouse Corporation, Springhouse, PA, 1999, p.4).Six years later, a Harvard Medical School survey found that 42 percent of Americans were using alternative therapies, for which they were spending $21 billion annually.

Read More
CHAUSA: Health Progress

By James Morgante, MDiv

Read More
CHAUSA: The Catholic Health Association of the United States

BY JAMES MORGANTE, MDiv Mr. Morgante, a certification-eligible member of the National Association of Catholic Chaplains, lives in Spokane, WA.

Read More

Browse ZoomInfo’s Directories