Ralf Effmert


Personal Profile

Ralf Effmert is a care manager with about 30 years of experience as a director of nursing in Catholic hospitals.

Coming from practical nursing, he has dedicated his professional life to ethical management in health care that is based on his Catholic faith.

As an outstanding expert in nursing, for decades he has been responsible for numerous ethical projects in hospitals, especially for “anonymous birth” and “the baby hatch”.


Director of Nursing @ Catholic hospital association Hellweg

Areas of expertise

  • Care ethicst
  • Catholic ethics