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Celebration of Health
Northwest Parish Nurse Ministries
Education, Consultation/Support, Resources, Conferences/Retreats
Education: NPNM offers classes throughout the Pacific Northwest in basic and advanced faith community nursing and health ministries developed through the International Parish Nurse Resource Center.
Consultation/Support: NPNM responds to individual, congregational, and organizational requests for assistance in establishing and sustaining a health ministry program.
Resource Center: NPNM provides resources and information about Faith Community Nursing and promising practices within this specialized form of health ministry.
Conferences/Retreats: NPNM hosts a bi-annual conferences, along with participating in regional and coordinator retreats.
NPNM Mission, Vision, Values and Principles
MISSION - Northwest Parish Nurse Ministries educates, networks and nurtures Faith
Community Nurses and Health Ministers as they promote wholeness through
VISION - Faith communities intentionally integrating body/mind/spirit to improve
health outcomes for all
VALUES - NPNM values respect, trust, integrity, hope, and excellence.
OPERATING PRINCIPLES: NPNM exemplifies the principles of…
SERVICE by promoting healthy communities in the Northwest; and nurturing and networking with faith communities.
FAITH by upholding ecumenical spiritual principles and theological traditions; and exploring the theological foundations for health and wellness.
STEWARDSHIP by developing resources to grow the ministry; and wisely managing resources to accomplish our mission.