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. 

 

Events at our Parish:

 

Annual Skin Cancer Screening 

Come in and have questionable skin concerns checked by a Health Professional! No appointment needed.  

Thursday, September 12, 2019

8am – 11:30am 

Nelson Hall – Ss. Edward and Isidore Parish

3667 Flintville Road, Green Bay 54313

 

Provided by Forefront Dermatology –

Kurt Holst, PA-C

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Advanced Directives - POA for Health Care  

Presented by: St. Vincent Pastoral Care

Monday, September 16, 2019

Ss. Edward and Isidore – Nelson Hall 

They will come to explain the document and help fill it out.

All are welcome to come!

Presentation for the entire community. Please register to Carol at 865-7844 or [email protected].

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Flu Shot Clinic At Ss. Edward and Isidore

 Saturday, Oct. 5, 2019

2:15pm – 5:15pm

Sunday, Oct. 6, 2019

7:30am – 11:15am

 

 In Nelson Hall

Vaccines given by CVS Pharmacy

 

High-Dose (age 65 and older) and Quadrivalent (ages 6-64 – coverage against 4 different influenza strains) vaccines available.

Pay by Commercial Insurance, Medicare, Cash or Check.

Please bring your Insurance/Medicare card you use at the pharmacy for billing purposes. Vaccines are fully covered by most insurances. 

 

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Cholesterol and Blood Glucose Screening  

Sunday, Oct. 6, 2019 from 7:30am-10am

In Nelson Hall

The screening checks triglycerides, glucose, total cholesterol, LDL (bad cholesterol), HDL (good cholesterol), total cholesterol ratio, and blood pressure.

Provided by Prevea Health Network

 

Cost is $20 (cash or check to Prevea Health Network)

No medicare or medical assistance cards accepted

Please talk to Carol, Parish Nurse, if cost is a concern.

To sign up:   Call the parish office at 865-7844

 

A Health Professional will help you interpret your results.

Please remember to fast 12 hours prior to the test. You may drink water!

Sponsored by: The Health and Wellness Committee

 

   

                                                         

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:

November 6, 13, and 20, 2019

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: 

September 16, 2019 ( Advanced Directives presentation and sharing)

6:30pm – 8:00pm

Nelson Hall

 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:

August 28, 2019 ( our end of the summer picnic)  All are welcome! 

 

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.