Calendar of upcoming events for Faith Community Nurses: January - April 2014
- Wednesday, February 19, 2014: 2:00 – 3:30 pm
St. Thomas West: Lester F. Williams Conference Room 3
1st Speaker: Thelma McKenzie, clinical coordinator at St. Thomas
Topic: Care management for congestive heart failure.
2nd speaker: Maribeth Farringer from Council on Aging: she will bring us DVD's on Transporting Seniors for use in your churches. Also introducing the Grandparents Raising Grandkids project. She will announce a train the trainer event that is upcoming.
- Wednesday, March 19, 2013: 2:00 – 3:30 pm:
St. Joseph’s Parish Life Center, 1217 Gallatin Rd. South, Madison;
“Behavioral and Mental Health Services @ Skyline Madison Campus; and an overview of the “Celebrate Recovery” program with speaker Erin McCullough, LCSW: Co-Occurring Unit therapist: addressing the needs of church members who need emotional, spiritual, and/or mental health
support; how to refer for emergency and ongoing professional help; our role as FCN’s; locations around the city.
- Saturday, April 12, 2014: (notice: this change to second Saturday of April due to Holy Week) from 8:30 – 11:30 AM
St. Thomas West Hospital: Lester F. Williams Conference Dining Room B:
Quarterly meeting with Jessica Davis from American Cancer Society to speak on new cancer screening guidelines and resources for patients and caregivers available locally.
Foundations of Faith Community:
at St Thomas Midtown Hospital (formerly
Baptist): March 14, 15; 28, 29, 2014 from 7 am to 5 pm each day. Class fee is
$100 which includes meals and all educational materials.
of Catholic Nurses-USA: national convention again in Nashville! March 21 – 21,
2014:: March 21 (dinner and keynote at Millennium Maxwell); March 22,
speaker presentations all day at Aquinas College; March 23: Mass and closing at
Dominican Motherhouse. www.nacn-usa.org
Westberg Symposium for
Faith Community Nurses: April 24 – 27, 2014: held at Whispering Woods Hotel and Conference Center,
Olive Branch MS: register through: www.churchhealthcenter.org