Religious orders and health care a match made in heaven

Posted August 26, 2017 12:30 pm by Alicia Ambrosio

Religious orders and health care a match made in heaven

The centuries-long alliance has been a saving grace for patients in many ways.Marie Guenet de Sant Ignace, an Augustinian nun, arrived in Quebec in the 1640s with one mission: establish a hospital. In 1644 she and two companions founded Quebec’s Hotel Dieu hospital and started a long tradition of women religious in North America providing Read More…

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