Parish Nursing, Development, Education, and Administration

Parish Nursing

Development, Education, and Administration

By Phyllis Ann Solari-Twadell, PhD, RN, MPA, FAAN, Loyola University - Chicago, Marcella Niehoff School of Nursing, Lake Shore Campus, Chicago, IL, USA; and Mary Ann McDermott, EdD, RN, FAAN, Loyola University - Chicago, Lake Shore Campus, Chicago, IL, USA


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 Spiritual Leadership

27. Challenges to the Administration of the Ministry of Parish Nursing Practice


Postscript: A Future Vision for the Ministry of Parish Nursing Practice