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Parish Nurse
Tuesday 10am - 12pm downstairs King's House

Whole Person Health Care

The Parish Nurse Can
  • Encourage towards healthy lifestyles
  • Give personal health advice and help to get appropriate treatment or care
  • Support and work with those involved in pastoral care
  • Liaise with the local GP surgery staff, and community nurses
  • Make visits, listen to spiritual and physical needs pray if asked to do so
  • Introduce to appropriate voluntary agencies and support groups
  • Offer training and opportunities for volunteering in the local community
  • Talk to community groups about health issues
  • Accompany to stressful medical appointments
 
The Parish Nurse will not
  • Apply dressings
  • Give injections
  • Carry out invasive treatments
  • Give advice beyond competencies for which she has been trained
  • Put pressure on anyone to change their religion or join a church