What is Parish Nursing?
Parish Nursing combines the benefits of health with spiritual care and community resources. It is open nconditionally to people of any (or no) faith.
Who is the Parish Nurse?
Your Parish Nurse is Sue Hutton. Sue has been a registered nurse for 28 years. She is a member of Hull Community Church.
I have over 30 years of experience in nursing, much of my career spent as a practice nurse. I still work in a General Practice, and volunteer as a parish nurse. Parish nursing gives me the opportunity to offer whole person healthcare, allowing me to combine my profession with my faith. It allows me to carry out preventative healthcare together with spiritual care, enabling me to offer prayer alongside practical help and advice.
I can offer advice on a whole range of issues such as...
Asthma COPD Diabetes
Heart Disease High Blood Pressure Keeping active
Weight loss Dietary advice Alcohol
Smoking Child vaccinations Travel vaccinations
Medication Sexual health Contraception
Screening checks Mental well being Dementia
Information on tests Information on procedures Bereavement support
I can offer time to pray, to listen, to care ...
(Hull Community Church Parish Nurse)