Parish Nursing Events
Basic Parish Nurse Preparation Education**
Basic Sessions I/II- March 31st and April 7th, 2014
Basic Session III- April 12th
Basic Session IV- May 10th
Basic Session V- May 17th
The on-line day has been changed to an 8-hour Parish Nurse internship to be completed by July 1st with the Parish Nurse of your choosing. We will gladly direct you in this pursuit. Call Deb Gilbert, RN, FCN, Parish Nurse Coordinator at 610-871-5888 or email her at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
** This continuing nursing education activity was approved by the PA State Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.
Parish Nursing Coalition of the Greater Lehigh Valley Board Meetings
All meetings will take place at 2268 S. 12th Street, 4th Floor, Allentown, PA 18103 from 1:00 p.m. – 2:30 p.m., unless otherwise indicated:
Tuesday, January 21, 2014 (held the day after Martin Luther King, Jr’s birthday celebration.)
Monday, March 17, 2014
Monday, May 19, 2014
Monday, July 28, 2014
Monday, September 15, 2014- annual report meeting of the Board and luncheon
Monday, November 17, 2014
Networking Meetings for the Parish Nurses: The meetings take place from 5:45 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. at 2268 S. 12th St, 4th floor, Allentown 18103, unless otherwise indicated. Call Deb at 610-871-5888 to join the evening of fellowship and education. This year’s themes are related to tools we can use for our clients (the actual topics may change but the dates are set.)
Tuesday, January 28, 2014, “Annual Celebration of Parish Nursing” by and at Traditions of Hanover, 5500 Northgate Rd., Bethlehem.
Tuesday, March 25, 2014- Turning Point: Advocates against Domestic Violence
Tuesday, May 20, 2014- A Journey in Caregiving
Tuesday, July 29, 2014- HIV/AIDs and the Parish Nurse: A Presentation by AIDs Activity Office of LVH
Tuesday, September 30, 2014- Supplemental Parish Nurse Education Module
Our annual seminar is planned for June 14, 2014. We are considering the subject of adoption. Continuing education units will be pursued for all our educational sessions in the networking meetings and the annual seminar.