Background and Q&A educational resources on Preventive Services Mandate and Conscience Protection

USCCB “Preventive” services Q&A http://www.usccb.org/issues-and-action/religious-liberty/conscience-protection/upload/preventiveqanda2012-2.pdf Background on Preventive Services Mandate and Conscience Protection http://www.mncatholic.org/wp-content/uploads/2012/03/12.0130-Preventive-Services-Backgrounder-bioethics-page.pdf http://www.usccb.org/issues-and-action/religious-liberty/conscience-protection/upload/why-we-need-the-hccra-sept2013.pdf Educational Resources on Conscience Protection http://www.usccb.org/issues-and-action/religious-liberty/conscience-protection/resources-on-conscience-protection.cfm#prayers http://www.usccb.org/issues-and-action/religious-liberty/why-we-need-a-health-care-conscience-rights-act.cfm

Catholic Spirit: Why we need conscience rights in health care

(by Sarah Schaefer) July 2, 2013 The need for conscience protection in health care is rapidly increasing as the Obama administration mandates that most insurance plans cover so-called “preventive care” services, which include abortifacient drugs, contraception and sterilizations.