Parish Nurse

Carol Mueller, RN, Parish Nurse

Office hours:  Tuesdays 9:00 am - 2:00 pm or by appointment

Work phone:  920-865-7844

Email:  Please go to the contact us page of this website

Click below to view Parish Nurse Flyer for duties and roles of a parish nurse.

Parish Nurse Flyer

A Parish Nurse does not perform invasive procedures (requiring a doctor's order) and is not a primary health care provider. 

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Events at our Parish:

             Ss. Edward and Isidore Health and Wellness Committee presents…

       Soup and Substance for Body and Soul (flyer)

Come and enjoy a relaxing morning filled with enriching speakers for your body and soul.   This year’s theme: Alternatives to Pain Management

The morning will conclude with a lunch

where a variety of soups are served.

All are welcome.

Come by yourself or grab a friend or two to enjoy some time together!

Saturday, March 2, 2019

9:00 am – 12:15 pm

Cost: $7.00

Ss. Edward and Isidore Parish

 3667 Flintville Rd., Green Bay, WI 54313

                                                   (Registration is required)

Meet in Church

 

“Doctor’s View on Pain Control”Dr. Lippert will share her knowledge about pain management and “invisible diseases.” She will share how she uses manipulation for pain management.  She will also discuss right and wrong pain treatment.

Presenter:  Dr. J’Aimee Lippert, DO – Family Medicine at Prevea Health Center - Howard

 

“What is Dry Needling?” – This presentation will discuss the brief history of dry needling, what dry needling is and its benefits as part of the comprehensive physical therapy approach for pain management. Wojtek will also share how foam rolling is one of the self-help management techniques to help with pain. 

Presenter: Wojtek Narkiewicz-Jodko, Physical Therapist, Certified Orthopedic Manual Therapist, Certified Myofascial Trigger Point Therapist - Prevea Health Center - Howard  

 

“Pain Management through Meditation in Motion” – Eric will share knowledge of pain management through meditation in motion. He will focus on Tai Chi and lead the group in an interactive demonstration. It will consist of slow graceful movements that are combined with deep breathing. Anyone, regardless of age and physical ability, can benefit from its practice. 

Presenter: Eric Peters, Massage Therapist and Tai Chi Instructor – Balance From Within -DePere

              

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Registration deadline is Feb. 25, 2019. Space is limited, so register today!

 

Name: ____________________________________           Phone: __________________

 

E-mail:__________________________________         $________   (Cost: $7/person)

 

 

     Please return registration and payment to Carol Mueller, Parish Nurse,

 3667 Flintville Rd., Green Bay, WI 54313

 or in church collection labeled  “Soup and Substance”

       Make check payable to: Ss. Edward and Isidore Parish.

 Direct any questions to Carol Mueller at 865-7844

 

 

                                                         

Grief Support Directory for the Green Bay Diocese (directory)

 Grief Support Group at our Parish is in  Fall and Spring.   

Life Losses Grief Support Group

Grieving can happen at any stage in your life, whether it is the death of a loved one, loss of a job, ending a relationship, etc.

Join with other adults for three weeks to share and support each other through the grieving process. 

The Next dates will be:

March 27, April 3, April 10

Marion Room 

SS Edward and Isidore Parish 

 Facilitated by Carol Mueller, RN, Parish Nurse, and Lori Flanagan, Pastoral Associate. 

Please call the parish office to register

 at 865-7844.

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Alzheimer’s Disease/Dementia Caregiver Support Group

We meet the 3rd Monday of the Month

Next meetings are: 

Feb. 18, 2019:  Speaker:  Hospice 101.  Presented by Unity

March 18:  Sharing

April 22:  Speaker:  Healthy Living for your Brain and Body.  Tips from the Latest Research.  Presented by Kate Kahles, Alzheimer's Assoc.

May 20:  Dementia Live Simulation   

6:30pm – 8:00pm

Marion Room

 Ss. Edward and Isidore Parish

3667 Flintville Road   Green Bay, 54313

All Are Welcome!

 Support Group facilitated by Carol Mueller and Kathryn Graham.

 Any questions call Carol at 655-0451

Check out the Alzheimer's Association Website:  www.alz.org

 

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Parkinson’s Disease Support Group 

No one is an “expert” – but everyone has experience to share!

This group includes persons with Parkinson’s, caregivers/spouses, and/or anyone that wants to know more about Parkinson’s.

Fourth Wednesday of the Month

Next Meetings are: 

10:00am – 11:30am    Marion Room

Ss. Edward and Isidore Parish

3667 Flintville Road Green Bay, WI 54313

Any questions call: Carol at 920-655-0451

 Check out the Wisconsin Parkinson Association Website:  www.wiparkinson.org

Free Parkinson's Conference in Appleton on Friday, Feb. 22, 2019 - Register on wiparkinson.org or call 414-312-6990             

 

Medical Supplies Closet:  Our parish has a lending closet for parishioners to use medical supplies such as walkers, canes, crutches, commodes, toilet seat risers, knee scooters, etc.

Please contact our parish nurse, 920-865-7844, if you are in need. 

Medication Disposal in our Area:

Is your medication cabinet full of expired drugs or medication you no longer use? The Village of Howard in partnership with the Brown County Sheriff’s Department now offers a free, secure, and confidential drug take back program during regular office hours at Howard Village Hall, located at 2456 Glendale Ave. 

How does it work?

All acceptable medications should be packaged currently and brought to Howard Village Hall between 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday. Medicines must be given directly to a staff person and cannot just be dropped off or left unattended. 

Accepted Medications

  • Prescription medications, pills and patches removed from bottles and boxes and put into sealed bags.
  • Over the counter medications, vitamins, and pet medications removed from packaging and put in to sealed bags.
  • Prescription ointments and liquids in sealed original containers without any leaks. Then place in sealed bags.

Not Accepted

  • No needles, sharps, or thermometers
  • No inhalers, aerosols, or pressurized containers
  • No leaking liquids or hydrogen peroxide
  • No personal hygiene products or chemicals
  • No business, clinic or nursing home items
  • No bagged liquids of any kind
  • No rubbing alcohol or flammables
  • No biological or hazardous waste
  • No unauthorized drops left on premise
  • Any questions call the Village of Howard at 434-4640.

 

Programs/Events:   Please see other programs/events under the Health and Wellness Committee tab. 

 

Support Groups:  Please see details on more support groups at our parish under the Support Groups tab.