Foundations of Faith Community Nursing/Parish Nursing Course
Hours: 8:00 am – 4:30 pm
Cost: $200 – Includes “Faith Community Nursing” text, course materials, continental breakfast, lunch, contact hours and Faith Community Nurse pin. (Scholarship opportunities available for SIH employees
Location: John A. Logan College, Carterville
Contact: Jo Sanders at 618-457-5200 x 67830 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Contact Hours: 34 contact hours will be awarded for this educational activity. Attendance at all sessions and the completion of a course evaluation is required for awarding of contact hours.
Professional Registered Nurses. Current RN licensure required. Other professionals who are interested in participating in a Health Ministry program under the direction of a Faith Community Nurse, can attend with the consent of the course director.
Explore the role of Faith Community Nursing practice as an integrated part of the overall ministry of a faith community. Gain the knowledge and skills necessary to begin and maintain a Health Ministry Program.
- History and Philosophy of Faith Community Nursing
- Healing and Wholeness in the Faith Community
- Prayer and Worship
- Ethical Issues
- Documenting Practice
- Legal Aspects
- Beginning Your Ministry
- Communication and Collaboration
- Health Promotion in the Faith Community
- Family Violence
- Suffering, Grief and Loss
- Assessment – Individuals, Congregations and Communities
- Accessing Resources
- Health Advocacy
- Care Coordination