St. Mary's Parish Nurse Ministry Program
Ruth E. Williams, RN, MEPD, MSN
|A Parish Nurse is a...|
... to identify the health needs of a Parish and plan educational health programs.
... to utilize resources from the church community-at-large to present educational health programs.
Integrator of Faith & Health
... to promote an understanding of the relationship between faith, lifestyle, and health.
Personal Health Counselor
... to discuss health-related issues, to listen and support church members during times of concern.
... to do home, hospital, and nursing home visits.
... to link the congregation to community resources and services.
... to assist the client in obtaining what they are entitled to from the health care system.
... Recruit and develop volunteers.
Support Groups Developer
... to develop support groups to meet the needs of church members.
|Ruth E. Williams, RN, MEPD, MSN|