In imitation of Jesus who healed mind, body and spirit, the Parish Nurse Ministry at IHM is dedicated to promoting spiritual, emotional and physical well-being for members of the parish community. This is accomplished through health counseling, education and by being a liaison to
community services, providing holistic health and disease prevention and
How we help:
Parish nurses serve the parish community with monthly blood pressure checks,
encouraging parishioners who may have questions about their health, medications or navigating the health care system to stop by. There are also quarterly blood drives through the American Red Cross and a yearly fall flu shot clinic. Health
related reading materials can be found on the bookshelf in the Narthex.
10 Ways to Holistic Health:
Prayer and worship, forgiveness, positive attitude, exercise, good nutrition, humor, stress management, satisfying
relationships, relaxation and play,
appropriate medical and dental care.
Mary Alice Staggs