Parish Nursing

1st Edition

Development, Education, and Administration

Authors:

  • Phyllis Solari-Twadell
  • Mary Ann McDermott
    • Print ISBN 9780323034005

    Key Features

    • Editors are pioneers and experts in parish nursing, resulting in cutting-edge knowledge balanced with historical perspective.
    • Provides information on how to develop and administer a parish nursing program, focusing on the responsibilities of a parish nursing coordinator at the congregational level.
    • Discusses the educational preparation necessary for parish nurses.
    • Presents the role development and core functions of parish nurses.
    • The latest information and research on parish nursing and pastoral care.
    • Integration of religion, spirituality, and health that transcends the boundaries of specific denominations.
    • Addresses core interventions used by parish nurses in the context of the standardized languages of NANDA, NIC, and NOC.

    Table of Contents

    Unit 1. Development of the Ministry of Parish Nursing Practice

    1. A Personal Historical Perspective of Whole Person Health and the Congregation

    2. A Historical Perspective of Parish Nursing: Rules for the Sisters of the Parishes

    3. Uncovering the Intricacies of the Ministry of Parish Nursing Practice through Research

    4. Spiritual Formation for the Ministry of Parish Nursing Practice

    5. Nurturing the Self

    6. Parish Nursing: A Collaborative Ministry

    7. The Public-Private Partnership: Expansion of the Ministry

    8. The Growing Accountability in the Ministry of Parish Nursing Practice

    9. Challenges to the Ministry of Parish Nursing Practice


    Unit 2. Educational Preparation for the Ministry of Parish Nursing Practice

    10. You Teach Who You Are: A Lesson Plan for the Parish Nurse Educator

    11. Parish Nurse Curricula

    12. Developing Dual Competencies: A Personal Perspective

    13. Competencies in Parish Nursing Practice

    14. Learning to Pray

    15. Mentoring the Parish Nurse

    16. Encouraging the Heart of Parish Nurse Ministry: The Sabbatical Renewal Leave

    17. Distance Delivery of Parish Nurse Education

    18. Challenges to Parish Nurse Education


    Unit 3. Administration of the Ministry of Parish Nursing Practice

    19. Administration of Parish Nursing: Describing the Roles

    20. Quality of the Ministry of Parish Nursing Practice in an Outcomes Environment

    21. Parish Nurse Coordinator: Working with Congregations and Clergy in Fostering the Ministry of Parish Nursing Practice

    22. Policies and Procedures for the Ministry of Parish Nursing Practice

    23. Building a Parish Nurse Network: A Case Study

    24. Working with Underserved Congregations: A Case Study

    25. Grant Writing for Parish Nurses and Parish Nurse Coordinators

    26. The Waterwheel Model of

    Details

    No. of pages:
    384
    Language:
    English
    Copyright:
    © 2006
    Published:
    Imprint:
    Mosby
    Print ISBN:
    9780323034005