Parish Nursing : A Handbook for the New Millennium
By: Koenig, Harold G.
Contributor(s): Smith, Sybil.Material type: TextSeries: eBooks on Demand.Publisher: Hoboken : Taylor and Francis, 2012Description: 1 online resource (238 p.).ISBN: 9781136405884.Subject(s): Parish nursing - Handbooks, manuals, etcGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Parish Nursing : A Handbook for the New MillenniumDDC classification: 610.7343 Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
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Front Cover; Parish Nursing; Copyright Page; Contents; About the Editor; Foreword: Harold G. Koenig; Preface; Introduction; Part I: Planning for New Millennium Parish Nursing; Chapter 1. A New Landscape for Parish Nursing: Sybil D. Smith; The New Landscape; A Word from the New Executive Director of the IPNRC; Structural Integrity; Lessons in Reflection; Revisioning the Foundation; Summary; Chapter 2. Overview of Parish Nursing: Sybil D. Smith; Scope and Standards of Parish Nursing Practice; Parish Nurse Ministry in the Lutheran Church Missouri Synod; Effectiveness of Parish Nurse Programs
Chapter 3. A Spirit of Commitment and Creativity: Renae SchumannThe Beginnings; The Congregational Outreach Program; Creative Growth; Creative Resources; What Went Wrong; Conclusion and Future Creativity; Chapter 4. From the Westberg Project to the New Millennium: Sybil D. Smith; History; Parish Nurse Education; Entry into Practice; Parish Nursing and Health Care Politics; Pioneering Stories; Parish Nursing in the New Millennium; Summary; Part II: Seeking Structure; Chapter 5. Models for Congregational and Parish Nursing Programs: Sybil D. Smith; Three Models
Levels of Intervention for Parish Nurse ProgramsSummary; Chapter 6. Structure for a Church-Based Parish Nurse Ministry: Virginia M. Wepfer, Paul B. Eckel; Where Are We Now?; What Should Be Done?; What Will Be Done?; How Have We Done?; Summary; Appendix: Sample Job Description for a Parish Nurse; Chapter 7. Barriers, Difficulties, and Challenges: Carol M. Story; Carol's Personal Journey; Barriers Within the Faith Community; Difficulties from Without the Faith Community; Challenges of Interdisciplinary Collaboration; Summary; Part III: Using the Feedback
Chapter 8. The Experience of Parish Nursing: Sybil D. SmithThe Context of Parish Nursing; Elements of Culture; The Experiences; Summary; Chapter 9. Preparation for Community-Based Work: Sybil D. Smith; Background; Immediate Educational Needs; Instructional Modules Funded by the Saint Ann Foundation; The Realities; Reflections and Summary; Appendix A: Health, Healing, and Wholeness Series; Appendix B: Youth Program-Praying for Health,Healing, and Wholeness; Chapter 10. Program Evaluation: Susan Fuentes; Reasons to Evaluate; Evaluation Methods; Chapter 11. Developing Resources: Susan Fuentes
Human ResourcesFinances; Community Development; Part IV: Parish Nursing and End-of-Life Issues; Chapter 12. End-of-Life Issues: Karen M. Brown; Dying in the United States; Description of End-of-LifeIssues; Historical Perspective; The Spiritual Dimension; Summary; Chapter 13. A Role for Parish Nursing in End-of-Life Care: Janet Timms; Demands of the Aging Population; Social Demand for End-of-LifeCare; The Burdened Health Care System; Prevalence of Diseases; Institute of Medicine Core Principles for End-of-Life Care; Parish Nursing Practice; Summary; Index
Make parish nursing an alternative to shrinking healthcare resources! Because of shrinking healthcare resources, both human and monetary, parish nurses in the future will be called upon to deal with rising numbers of elderly and the end-of-life issues that accompany aging. Parish Nursing: A Handbook for the New Millennium is a guide to designing programs that can complement a congregation's ministry priorities for senior adults, identifying strengths to reinforce and weaknesses to avoid. Stories from the fields of service capture the sweat equity and history of the re-emergence of nurs
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