The role of the Parish Nurses in our church community is to promote individual health through education and counseling.
As health educators, our Parish Nurses promote an understanding of the relationship between lifestyle, personal health habits, attitudes, faith and well-being. They identify health needs and plan educational programs utilizing resources from the congregation and the community. Parish Nurses are there to listen and answer questions regarding medications and the management of current health care issues.
Parish Nurse Activities include:
To be contacted by a Parish Nurse, email the coordinator, Janet Ruggirello, at ruggir(at)aol.com