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Descriptor English: Parish Nursing
Descriptor Spanish: Enfermeras Parroquiales
Descriptor Portuguese: Enfermagem na Comunidade de Fé
Descriptor French: Soins infirmiers paroissiaux
Entry term(s): Church Nursing
Faith Community Nursing
Nursing, Church
Nursing, Faith Community
Nursing, Parish
Tree number(s): H02.478.676.150.750
N02.421.143.150.750
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D064698
Scope note: A nursing specialty involving programs designed to bring wholeness and healing to a particular faith community through addressing the health needs of body, mind, and spirit. They are coordinated by registered NURSES and may involve HEALTH EDUCATION and counseling, facilitation, referral, PATIENT ADVOCACY, and health care plan interpretation, as influenced and defined by the unique needs of the congregation.
Annotation:
Allowable Qualifiers: CL classification
EC economics
ED education
ES ethics
HI history
LJ legislation & jurisprudence
MT methods
OG organization & administration
SN statistics & numerical data
ST standards
TD trends
Previous Indexing: Community Health Nursing (1992-2013)
Religion and Medicine (1972-2013)
Public MeSH Note: 2014
History Note: 2014
Related: Religion and Medicine MeSH
DeCS ID: 55417
Unique ID: D064698
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 2014/01/01
Date of Entry: 2013/07/08
Revision Date: 2015/06/29
Parish Nursing - Preferred
Concept UI M0583051
Scope note A nursing specialty involving programs designed to bring wholeness and healing to a particular faith community through addressing the health needs of body, mind, and spirit. They are coordinated by registered NURSES and may involve HEALTH EDUCATION and counseling, facilitation, referral, PATIENT ADVOCACY, and health care plan interpretation, as influenced and defined by the unique needs of the congregation.
Preferred term Parish Nursing
Entry term(s) Church Nursing
Faith Community Nursing
Nursing, Church
Nursing, Faith Community
Nursing, Parish



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