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Parish Nursing MeSH Descriptor Data 2022


MeSH Heading
Parish Nursing
Tree Number(s)
H02.478.676.150.750
N02.421.143.150.750
Unique ID
D064698
RDF Unique Identifier
http://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.
Entry Term(s)
Church Nursing
Faith Community Nursing
NLM Classification #
WY 86.5
Previous Indexing
Community Health Nursing (1992-2013)
Religion and Medicine (1972-2013)
See Also
Religion and Medicine
Public MeSH Note
2014
History Note
2014
Date Established
2014/01/01
Date of Entry
2013/07/08
Revision Date
2015/06/29
Parish Nursing Preferred
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