When I joined Providence Health & Services, I was immediately struck by the direct relevance and essential nature of our relationship with the Ministry Leadership Center.
Rod Hochman, MD - President/CEO
Providence Health & Services

“I think one of the essential competencies for any leader in Catholic health care is a clear understanding of who we are as a ministry…”

Lloyd Dean President/CEO
Dignity Health

“The Ministry Leadership Program offers executive health care leaders the opportunity to deepen their personal spirituality…”

Deborah Proctor - President/CEO
St. Joseph Health System

“Formation of our leaders in Catholic social teachings and the deepening of spirituality are essential for sustaining our health ministry’s mission…

Michael Slubowski
SCL Health System

“I am pleased and proud to see so many leaders… formed and transformed by the Ministry Leadership program…”

Robert Issai - President/CEO
Daughters of Charity Health System

We answer the call to carry on the mission, which we take very seriously.   Our leaders need to embrace our heritage and understand the responsibilities associated with being a Catholic health care ministry…

Liz Dunne - President/CEO

Welcome to the Ministry Leadership Center

The Ministry Leadership Center (MLC) has designed and implemented a three-year experience-based formation program for more than 700 senior managers. In addition to the professional resident staff, we draw upon experts from across the U.S. to address specific curricula.

The success of our program is evident in our participants’ experience and documented in the recently published study “Ministry Leadership Formation – Engaging with Leaders”.

“I have been changed by my experience of the MLC. It is helpful for me not only in my calling as a leader of Catholic healthcare but also in my relationships, my physical and my intellectual life.” (MLC Participant) - Read More…