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Frequently Asked Questions

Do I need to be Catholic?

No. Faculty, residents, and hospital staff comes from a wide variety of religions. We respect and appreciate each other.

What does it mean to be part of a Catholic health system?

Our core values are:

  • Respect
  • Compassion
  • Social justice
  • Excellence
  • Care of the poor and underserved

Our guiding behaviors are:

  • We support each other in serving
  • We communicate openly, honestly, respectfully, and directly
  • We are fully present
  • We are all accountable
  • We trust and assume goodness in intentions
  • We are continuous learners

If you share these values, you will feel quite at home here.

Can I be on a hospital committee?

Yes! One of the best ways to meet other doctors, improve health care delivery, and learn administrative skills is to serve on a hospital-wide committee. You will have many to choose from, including: patient rights, clinical ethics, pharmacy, physician health, cancer, infection control, continuing medical education, medical records, behavioral medicine, credentials, and maternal and child health.

Can I be on a Psychiatry Department committee?

Yes. Residents serve on our admissions, curriculum, and program evaluation committees.

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