Parish Nurse Services

What is a Parish Nurse?
A parish nurse focuses on the whole person to emphasize wellness, disease prevention and health promotion, including healthy spirituality.  Care is based on the belief that health is growth toward well-being and emphasizes the inter-relationship of body, mind and spirit.  

Roles of the Parish Nurse
* Integrator of Faith and Health - works to improve health of body, mind, spirit, community and creation.
* Health Educator - provides opportunities to learn about health issues.
* Health Counselor - Discusses health concerns, emphasizing early response to problems and encouraging healthy lifestyles.
* Referral Advisor - provides referral to healthcare and social services.
* Health Advocate - speaks out to help others obtain needed health services. 

Services a Parish Nurse can provide: 

* Help in accessing and navigating the health system
* Programs to promote healthy exercise and nutrition
* Education on health issues
* Support groups
* Health screenings
* Assistance to various ages
* Support for hospitalized parishioners 

Contact Saint Anthony's Parish Nurse Office at 618/465-3803

Find a Doctor at Saint Anthony's Health Center
Saint Anthony's Media Library
Employment Opportunities at Saint Anthony's

We are accepting applications today!View Jobs

See the Babies 

Visit Our Online Web NurseryWebNursery

Guardian Angel Program
Crest Logo small version

Recognize Your Caregivers!Send a Note