International Association of Catholic Health Care Institutions

Association internationale des institutions sanitaires catholiques (AISAC)
Associazione Internazionale delle Istituzioni Sanitarie Cattoliche (AISAC)

Search Open Yearbook

This information is part of the Open Yearbook, a free service of UIA's subscription-based Yearbook of International Organizations (YBIO). It includes profiles of non-profit organizations working worldwide in all fields of activity. The information contained in the profiles and search functionality of this free service are limited.

The full-featured Yearbook of International Organizations (YBIO) includes over 70,000 organization profiles, additional information in the profiles, sophisticated search functionality and data export. For more information about YBIO, please click here or contact us.

The UIA is a leading provider of information about international non-profit organizations. The aim of the Open Yearbook is to promote the activities of international non-governmental organizations (INGOs) and intergovernmental organizations (IGOs).

History

24 Oct 1992, following 1st World Congress, 1 Nov 1985, and subsequent discussions. Prior to official foundation, also referred to as International Association of Catholic Health Care Institutions -- Confédération internationale catholique des institutions hospitalières (CICIH) -- Associazione Internazionale Ospedali Cattolici and as Federazione Internazionale Ospedali Cattolici (FIOC). Refounded 1999. Previously also referred to in English as International Federation of Catholic Hospitals.

Aims

Further the work of the Pontifical Council for Health Pastoral Care; assisting bishops and religious institutes in developing their approach to health issues of global concern; act as a network of national catholic health care associations and support organizations providing information and resources for the promotion and maintenance of catholic health and aged care services; serve as the official umbrella organization of all national Catholic health care associations and promote the creation of national associations; promote the Catholic identity in the management of Catholic health care institutions; provide a concrete realization of Catholic values in public policy, bioethics and the evolving health and aged care systems; promote new types of collaboration between religious and lay to ensure the future of Catholic health care institutes, ministries and services.

Available with paid subscription only.

Structure

Available with paid subscription only.

Languages

English, French, Italian, Spanish.

Staff

Available with paid subscription only.

Financing

Available with paid subscription only.

Members

Members in 41 countries
More detailed data available with paid subscription.

Type I Classification

Available with paid subscription only.

Type II Classification

Available with paid subscription only.

Subjects *

  • Health Care
    • Care
  • Theology
    • Catholicism

UN Sustainable Development Goals **

GOAL 3: Good Health and Well-being

UIA Org ID

D2941

Last News Received

11. Aug 2009
* Subject classification is derived from the organization names and aims.
** UN SDGs are linked to the subject classification.

You are viewing an organization profile from the Yearbook of International Organizations Online.
← return to your search page to find additional profiles.
Terms of Use

UIA allows users to access and make use of the information contained in its Databases for the user’s internal use and evaluation purposes only. A user may not re-package, compile, re-distribute or re-use any or all of the UIA Databases or the data* contained therein without prior permission from the UIA.

Data from database resources may not be extracted or downloaded in bulk using automated scripts or other external software tools not provided within the database resources themselves. If your research project or use of a database resource will involve the extraction of large amounts of text or data from a database resource, please contact us for a customized solution.

UIA reserves the right to block access for abusive use of the Database.

* Data shall mean any data and information available in the Database including but not limited to: raw data, numbers, images, names and contact information, logos, text, keywords, and links.